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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 92 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 12 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 0.49% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 8.16% 5.98% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate £225 £274 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -0.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £390 £285
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +66.40%
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
147 117 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.22% 8.26% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 42 69
Average daily rate £345 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £210 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.60 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £26.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

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 13 February 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) VMware
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (30.43%) HP
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco
7 6 (26.09%) LAN
7 6 (26.09%) WAN
7 6 (26.09%) NetBackup
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (21.74%) SCVMM
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) Firewall
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 4 (17.39%) NetApp
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 4 (17.39%) Unix
9 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
9 4 (17.39%) Office 365
10 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Architect
1 4 (17.39%) Designer
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Designer
1 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Technical Designer
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Azure Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Technician
3 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) CCTV
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Unix
7 3 (13.04%) AIX
7 3 (13.04%) HPUX
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (4.35%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.35%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) Ruby
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCSA
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) MCDST
3 2 (8.70%) MCP
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) NetBackup
2 5 (21.74%) SCVMM
3 3 (13.04%) SCCM
4 2 (8.70%) vMotion
4 2 (8.70%) WSUS
5 1 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (4.35%) SCOM
5 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) 3PAR
5 4 (17.39%) NetApp
5 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
6 3 (13.04%) IBM
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
7 2 (8.70%) Symantec
8 1 (4.35%) Equitrac
8 1 (4.35%) Mitel
8 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
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