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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 41 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.73% 2.47% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 21.43% 30.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
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£407 £225 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.88% -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.80 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.18%
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
14 30 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.40% 8.22% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 5
Average daily rate £407 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% -16.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
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 28 August 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
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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 -5 3 £407 +103.50% 1
Hyper-V
East Midlands

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) NetApp
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) MS Office
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (50.00%) Service Management
4 7 (50.00%) ITSM
4 7 (50.00%) OVSD
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) CentOS
4 7 (50.00%) Change Control
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
5 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
5 6 (42.86%) iSCSI
5 6 (42.86%) Apache
5 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 6 (42.86%) MySQL
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.14%) Lync
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
1 6 (42.86%) iSCSI
2 4 (28.57%) SMTP
2 4 (28.57%) FTP
2 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ProC
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Virtualisation Architect
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) CentOS
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Service Management
3 7 (50.00%) ITSM
3 7 (50.00%) Change Control
4 6 (42.86%) Capacity Management
4 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
5 4 (28.57%) Load Testing
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) NFS
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) OVSD
2 4 (28.57%) Nagios
2 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
3 1 (7.14%) Pacemaker
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) NetApp
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) F5
5 4 (28.57%) hybris
6 1 (7.14%) Google
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Lumension