The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 91 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 37 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 0.74% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 15.16% 6.99% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£285 £275 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £180 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £338 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.77% +162.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £31.56 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.03 £31.56 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -25.58%
Hyper-V
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
244 286 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.91% 10.60% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 115 114
Average daily rate £338 £269 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.58% -17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £135 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £407 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 58 64
Average hourly rate £14.50 £26.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.28% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £11.18 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.28 £42.38 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Merseyside - 12 £273 -
Manchester -3 11 £288 +4.54% 14
Cheshire 0 4 £450 +38.99% 10
Cumbria - - - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 59 (93.65%) Windows
2 41 (65.08%) VMware
3 37 (58.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 29 (46.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (42.86%) Clustering
8 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
9 24 (38.10%) Citrix
10 23 (36.51%) DHCP
10 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (30.16%) Migration
12 17 (26.98%) SCCM
12 17 (26.98%) SAN
13 15 (23.81%) DNS
14 14 (22.22%) IIS
15 13 (20.63%) TCP/IP
16 12 (19.05%) Solaris
16 12 (19.05%) ITIL
16 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
16 12 (19.05%) VMware ESX
17 11 (17.46%) Oracle
17 11 (17.46%) Cisco
17 11 (17.46%) High Availability
18 10 (15.87%) WAN
18 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
18 10 (15.87%) NAS
19 9 (14.29%) UNIX
19 9 (14.29%) HP
19 9 (14.29%) EMC

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (22.22%) IIS
2 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Lync
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (36.51%) DHCP
2 17 (26.98%) SAN
3 15 (23.81%) DNS
4 13 (20.63%) TCP/IP
5 10 (15.87%) WAN
5 10 (15.87%) NAS
6 7 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 7 (11.11%) LAN
7 5 (7.94%) DMZ
8 4 (6.35%) Firewall
9 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.59%) Wireless
9 1 (1.59%) VPN
9 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
1 4 (6.35%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (12.70%) Server Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Wintel Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Server Specialist
7 3 (4.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) XML
1 6 (9.52%) XML Messaging
2 3 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (42.86%) Clustering
2 7 (11.11%) Replication
2 7 (11.11%) Celerra
3 3 (4.76%) NHS
3 3 (4.76%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 59 (93.65%) Windows
2 37 (58.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (19.05%) Solaris
6 9 (14.29%) UNIX
7 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.76%) Linux
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.17%) AIX
9 2 (3.17%) HPUX
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Migration
2 12 (19.05%) ITIL
3 11 (17.46%) High Availability
4 7 (11.11%) Change Control
4 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (3.17%) ERP
7 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.17%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (3.17%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.17%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.59%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (1.59%) Matrix Management
8 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) CCNA
1 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.17%) MCSE
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.59%) CCNP
3 1 (1.59%) PMP
3 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 35 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 29 (46.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.05%) VMware ESX
4 7 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 7 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 6 (9.52%) Firmware
6 5 (7.94%) DFS Replication
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.59%) XenApp
8 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) SCCM
2 7 (11.11%) SCOM
3 5 (7.94%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.17%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.17%) PureDisk
5 2 (3.17%) WMI
5 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (65.08%) VMware
2 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
3 24 (38.10%) Citrix
4 11 (17.46%) Oracle
4 11 (17.46%) Cisco
5 9 (14.29%) HP
5 9 (14.29%) EMC
6 7 (11.11%) Dell
7 6 (9.52%) NetApp
8 4 (6.35%) IBM
9 3 (4.76%) Sun
9 3 (4.76%) Symantec
10 2 (3.17%) webMethods
11 1 (1.59%) McAfee
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago