The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 24 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.48% 1.74% -
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£280 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £155.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

System Software Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.74% 11.30% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 3
Average daily rate £260 £290 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +10.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £188 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £360 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WSH
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft