The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 34 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 11 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.96% 0.57% 1.92%
As % of the System Software category 36.67% 11.11% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £369 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £334 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £404 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £300 £368
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.46% -6.12%
Hyper-V
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.06% 5.16% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 5
Average daily rate £325 £338 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £300 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £13.75 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £15.50 £16.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.12%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Northampton +10 9 £400 +8.47% 2
Hyper-V
East Midlands

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) NetApp
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) DevOps
5 7 (43.75%) CentOS
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) MySQL
6 6 (37.50%) Apache
6 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Apache Solr
8 4 (25.00%) Puppet
8 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (25.00%) Change Control
8 4 (25.00%) Open Source
8 4 (25.00%) hybris
8 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 6 (37.50%) Apache
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (18.75%) Lync
5 2 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
1 4 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (25.00%) SMTP
1 4 (25.00%) FTP
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
2 3 (18.75%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Virtualisation Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) CentOS
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Change Control
4 4 (25.00%) Open Source
4 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Service Management
4 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Capacity Management
6 2 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) iptables
3 3 (18.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
1 4 (25.00%) OVSD
1 4 (25.00%) SCOM
2 3 (18.75%) Pacemaker
3 2 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) NetApp
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) hybris
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Google
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Lumension