The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 51 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.23% 3.32% -
As % of the System Software category 1.19% 15.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
Hyper-V
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

System Software Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
84 60 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.40% 22.14% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 24 6
Average daily rate £300 £310 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Average hourly rate £21.73 £11.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.54% -48.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.52 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £11.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - - - -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Application Packaging
3 5 (71.43%) MSI
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (71.43%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) WSH
3 5 (71.43%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) ADSL
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MSI
1 5 (71.43%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Applications Packager
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Application Packaging
1 5 (71.43%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) VB
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) F5