The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancaster region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancaster - - 11.11%
As % of the System Software category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £390 £275
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +41.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Hyper-V
Lancashire

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

System Software Category
Lancaster
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancaster - - 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%