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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 69 60 87
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.44% 1.42% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 18.63% 15.45% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 6
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£300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.97% -2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 £26.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +21.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.00%
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
102 110 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.73% 9.21% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 44
Average daily rate £275 £300 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £408 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 35
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -15.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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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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
Altrincham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - - 3
Bury - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (75.00%) SAN
3 25 (69.44%) VMware
4 24 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (52.78%) Backup Exec
6 19 (52.78%) Cisco
6 19 (52.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (50.00%) Symantec
8 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (38.89%) Juniper
8 14 (38.89%) Citrix
8 14 (38.89%) MCSE
9 13 (36.11%) Firewall
9 13 (36.11%) Degree
10 12 (33.33%) SCCM
10 12 (33.33%) VMware ESX
10 12 (33.33%) SQL
10 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 11 (30.56%) MCITP
11 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (27.78%) SCOM
12 10 (27.78%) HP
13 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 9 (25.00%) ITIL
13 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (25.00%) VCP5
14 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (19.44%) WAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) SAN
2 13 (36.11%) Firewall
3 7 (19.44%) WAN
3 7 (19.44%) LAN
3 7 (19.44%) Wireless
4 6 (16.67%) DNS
4 6 (16.67%) DHCP
5 4 (11.11%) IPsec
5 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.56%) VoIP
6 2 (5.56%) VPN
7 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Support Consultant
1 10 (27.78%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Wintel Support
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (38.89%) MCSE
3 13 (36.11%) Degree
4 11 (30.56%) MCITP
4 11 (30.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (25.00%) VCP5
6 6 (16.67%) MCP
6 6 (16.67%) MCSA
6 6 (16.67%) MCTS
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (5.56%) CCA
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.56%) CCNA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (16.67%) XenApp
5 3 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) Backup Exec
2 12 (33.33%) SCCM
3 10 (27.78%) SCOM
4 4 (11.11%) SCSM
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (69.44%) VMware
3 19 (52.78%) Cisco
4 18 (50.00%) Symantec
5 14 (38.89%) Juniper
5 14 (38.89%) Citrix
6 10 (27.78%) HP
7 4 (11.11%) Sophos
7 4 (11.11%) Avaya
7 4 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.56%) Apple
8 2 (5.56%) EMC
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) Meru Networks
9 1 (2.78%) Veeam
9 1 (2.78%) NetApp
9 1 (2.78%) McAfee
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