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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 84 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 15 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.91% 0.72% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 10.34% 7.35% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
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£450 £140 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -49.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £83 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £302 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.07% +1.81%
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
145 136 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.79% 9.76% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 19
Average daily rate £350 £290 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £110 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 20
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.59 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Cheadle - 1 - - 1
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) Citrix
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
3 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (70.37%) Windows
5 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 15 (55.56%) WAN
7 14 (51.85%) Migration
8 13 (48.15%) EMC
8 13 (48.15%) Cisco
9 12 (44.44%) Oracle
9 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database
10 10 (37.04%) IIS
10 10 (37.04%) VMware ESX
11 9 (33.33%) Clustering
11 9 (33.33%) Firewall
11 9 (33.33%) Replication
11 9 (33.33%) Solaris
11 9 (33.33%) UNIX
11 9 (33.33%) Terminal Services
11 9 (33.33%) SAN
11 9 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (33.33%) NAS
11 9 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 9 (33.33%) Celerra
11 9 (33.33%) iSCSI
12 8 (29.63%) XenApp
12 8 (29.63%) Change Control
12 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (37.04%) IIS
2 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) IBM Notes
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) WAN
2 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 9 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (33.33%) NAS
2 9 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
3 7 (25.93%) MPLS
3 7 (25.93%) OSPF
3 7 (25.93%) BGP
3 7 (25.93%) Internet
3 7 (25.93%) Wireless
3 7 (25.93%) DMZ
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (25.93%) VPLS
4 6 (22.22%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MSI
1 1 (3.70%) WiX
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Local Government
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Server Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Clustering
1 9 (33.33%) Replication
1 9 (33.33%) Celerra
2 2 (7.41%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Solaris
2 9 (33.33%) UNIX
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Migration
2 8 (29.63%) Change Control
2 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
3 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNA
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (37.04%) VMware ESX
4 9 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 9 (33.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 8 (29.63%) XenApp
6 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (14.81%) Xen
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.70%) Firmware
8 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 21 (77.78%) Citrix
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
3 13 (48.15%) EMC
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle
5 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.93%) Nortel
5 7 (25.93%) SolarWinds
6 5 (18.52%) NetApp
7 4 (14.81%) Lotus
7 4 (14.81%) SAP
8 3 (11.11%) Avaya
9 1 (3.70%) Symantec
9 1 (3.70%) IBM
9 1 (3.70%) Veeam
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