The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 49 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 48 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.97% 2.27% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 23.53% 29.79% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 2
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£275 £300 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £175 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £321 £256
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -12.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.36% -12.00%
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 Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
204 94 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.62% 7.64% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 41 55
Average daily rate £310 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £326 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 24
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.42% +10.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.40 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Manchester region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Bolton - 1 £1,000 - 1
Stockport - 1 £175 -
Wigan - 1 - -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 57 (89.06%) VMware
2 55 (85.94%) Citrix
3 41 (64.06%) Microsoft
3 41 (64.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (59.38%) SCCM
5 36 (56.25%) Windows
6 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 25 (39.06%) Migration
8 24 (37.50%) Oracle
8 24 (37.50%) Oracle Database
9 23 (35.94%) EMC
10 21 (32.81%) XenApp
11 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
12 19 (29.69%) Microsoft App-V
13 17 (26.56%) WAN
14 16 (25.00%) SAP
14 16 (25.00%) IBM Notes
14 16 (25.00%) Lotus
14 16 (25.00%) Xen
14 16 (25.00%) Office 365
14 16 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (23.44%) ITIL
15 15 (23.44%) Cisco
16 14 (21.88%) SQL
16 14 (21.88%) SAN
16 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (21.88%) Data Centre
17 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
17 13 (20.31%) Data Protection

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 16 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 15 (23.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (12.50%) IIS
6 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.13%) TPMS
8 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.56%) Lync
8 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Office
2 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.56%) WAN
2 14 (21.88%) SAN
3 10 (15.63%) Firewall
4 8 (12.50%) Wireless
4 8 (12.50%) MPLS
5 7 (10.94%) OSPF
5 7 (10.94%) BGP
5 7 (10.94%) EIGRP
5 7 (10.94%) VPLS
5 7 (10.94%) iSCSI
5 7 (10.94%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (10.94%) NAS
5 7 (10.94%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (10.94%) DMZ
5 7 (10.94%) Internet
6 4 (6.25%) LAN
7 2 (3.13%) DHCP
7 2 (3.13%) VPN
7 2 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MSI
1 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.56%) WiX
General
1 11 (17.19%) Local Government
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Architect
2 19 (29.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (23.44%) Support Engineer
5 13 (20.31%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (14.06%) Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Technical Architect
10 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
11 4 (6.25%) Consultant
11 4 (6.25%) Service Analyst
12 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
12 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 2 (3.13%) Server Engineer
13 2 (3.13%) Implementation Engineer
13 2 (3.13%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) EMC VNX
2 7 (10.94%) Celerra
2 7 (10.94%) Replication
2 7 (10.94%) Clustering
3 4 (6.25%) Life Science
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 36 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.94%) Solaris
3 7 (10.94%) UNIX
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.56%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.56%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Migration
2 16 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (23.44%) ITIL
4 13 (20.31%) Data Protection
5 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.94%) Business Continuity
6 6 (9.38%) Change Control
7 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.13%) Service Management
9 1 (1.56%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.56%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.63%) CCNA
2 10 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.94%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (9.38%) CCA
4 6 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.81%) MCITP
5 5 (7.81%) MCSE
5 5 (7.81%) MCSA
6 4 (6.25%) MCP
6 4 (6.25%) MCTS
6 4 (6.25%) VCDX
7 2 (3.13%) CCNP
8 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (64.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 21 (32.81%) XenApp
4 19 (29.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (25.00%) Xen
6 11 (17.19%) VMware ESX
7 7 (10.94%) Terminal Services
7 7 (10.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (59.38%) SCCM
2 10 (15.63%) SCOM
3 7 (10.94%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 57 (89.06%) VMware
2 55 (85.94%) Citrix
3 41 (64.06%) Microsoft
4 24 (37.50%) Oracle
5 23 (35.94%) EMC
6 16 (25.00%) SAP
6 16 (25.00%) Lotus
7 15 (23.44%) Cisco
8 7 (10.94%) Nortel
8 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
8 7 (10.94%) Symantec
8 7 (10.94%) McAfee
8 7 (10.94%) Sophos
8 7 (10.94%) SolarWinds
9 4 (6.25%) NetApp
9 4 (6.25%) Avaya
10 3 (4.69%) Veeam
11 1 (1.56%) Juniper
11 1 (1.56%) IBM
11 1 (1.56%) Veritas
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