The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 26 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.12% - 2.65%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% - 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£279 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -25.58%
Hyper-V
Merseyside

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

System Software Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.94% 13.39% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 10
Average daily rate £275 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -43.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Hyper-V
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft