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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 70 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.29% 1.41% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 12.18% 16.98% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£215 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £22.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-6.39% -10.20%
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
156 106 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.61% 8.30% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 47 23
Average daily rate £310 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £115 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £24.25 £22.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 2 - -
Stockport - 1 £175 - 1
Bolton - 1 £1,000 -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 34 (89.47%) VMware
2 33 (86.84%) Citrix
3 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (63.16%) Windows
6 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
7 18 (47.37%) SCCM
8 16 (42.11%) XenApp
8 16 (42.11%) Migration
8 16 (42.11%) WAN
8 16 (42.11%) Oracle
8 16 (42.11%) Oracle Database
9 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
9 15 (39.47%) EMC
10 14 (36.84%) Cisco
10 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
11 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
12 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (23.68%) Firewall
13 9 (23.68%) SAN
14 8 (21.05%) Lotus
14 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
14 8 (21.05%) IIS
14 8 (21.05%) SAP
14 8 (21.05%) IBM Notes
14 8 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (21.05%) Xen
14 8 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
14 8 (21.05%) Office 365
15 7 (18.42%) NAS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 15 (39.47%) MS Exchange
2 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (21.05%) IIS
3 8 (21.05%) IBM Notes
4 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) TPMS
6 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) WAN
2 9 (23.68%) SAN
2 9 (23.68%) Firewall
3 7 (18.42%) Wireless
3 7 (18.42%) VPLS
3 7 (18.42%) iSCSI
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (18.42%) NAS
3 7 (18.42%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (18.42%) DMZ
3 7 (18.42%) Internet
3 7 (18.42%) MPLS
3 7 (18.42%) OSPF
3 7 (18.42%) BGP
3 7 (18.42%) EIGRP
4 5 (13.16%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (2.63%) DNS
6 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MSI
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.63%) WiX
General
1 5 (13.16%) Local Government
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Architect
2 11 (28.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Technical Architect
5 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Network Support
9 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.42%) Replication
2 7 (18.42%) Clustering
2 7 (18.42%) Celerra
3 3 (7.89%) Life Science
4 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Solaris
2 7 (18.42%) UNIX
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Migration
2 8 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 8 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (18.42%) Change Control
3 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.26%) Service Management
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CCNA
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
3 3 (7.89%) MCSA
3 3 (7.89%) MCP
3 3 (7.89%) MCTS
3 3 (7.89%) MCITP
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.63%) CCENT
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCA
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (60.53%) Active Directory
3 16 (42.11%) XenApp
4 8 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (21.05%) Xen
5 7 (18.42%) Terminal Services
5 7 (18.42%) VMware ESX
5 7 (18.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.63%) Firmware
8 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (47.37%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) VMware
2 33 (86.84%) Citrix
3 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 16 (42.11%) Oracle
5 15 (39.47%) EMC
6 14 (36.84%) Cisco
7 8 (21.05%) SAP
7 8 (21.05%) Lotus
8 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
8 7 (18.42%) Nortel
8 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
9 6 (15.79%) NetApp
10 3 (7.89%) Veeam
10 3 (7.89%) Avaya
11 2 (5.26%) IBM
12 1 (2.63%) Juniper
12 1 (2.63%) Brocade
12 1 (2.63%) Symantec
12 1 (2.63%) McAfee
12 1 (2.63%) Sophos
Manchester
Streamline Connections
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £1 per day + RATE NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago