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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 21 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.68% 3.13% -
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 15.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£100 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.07% +1.81%
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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
14 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.76% 20.83% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Average daily rate £275 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £172 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £430 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Average hourly rate £31.50 £21.50 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.51% -20.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 27 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) Test Management
3 3 (60.00%) Process Management
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (40.00%) Military
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Management
2 3 (60.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft