The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 25 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.71% 1.92% -
As % of the System Software category 15.79% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

System Software Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.86% 9.62% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 11
Average daily rate £275 £150 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -58.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £146 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +19.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £17.90 £14.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £25.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Ipswich region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Assistant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Assistant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos