The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 105 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 28 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.70% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 8.14% 7.17% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 12
Average daily rate £360 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £239 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £543 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £390 £280
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +39.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -19.64%
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 South West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
344 307 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.74% 9.81% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 148 191
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 49 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.06 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.22% +43.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £32.50 £25.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.13
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Bristol +11 19 £360 +6.66% 2
Gloucestershire +4 4 £380 +52.00% 6
Somerset +12 1 £250 -61.53% 3
Cornwall +3 1 £215 -4.44% 1
Wiltshire -6 1 £375 -10.71% 1
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 55 (85.94%) Windows
2 40 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 37 (57.81%) Active Directory
4 34 (53.13%) VMware
5 26 (40.63%) DNS
6 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
6 23 (35.94%) SCCM
7 21 (32.81%) Data Centre
7 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (31.25%) SQL
9 18 (28.13%) SharePoint
9 18 (28.13%) Citrix
9 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
9 18 (28.13%) Windows 7
10 17 (26.56%) DHCP
11 15 (23.44%) ITIL
12 14 (21.88%) SAN
13 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
13 13 (20.31%) vSphere
14 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 12 (18.75%) Linux
15 11 (17.19%) Cisco
15 11 (17.19%) SCOM
15 11 (17.19%) Windows 10
16 10 (15.63%) Migration
16 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
16 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
17 9 (14.06%) HP
17 9 (14.06%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 18 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.38%) Skype for Business
4 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.56%) Eucalyptus
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Office 365
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) DNS
2 17 (26.56%) DHCP
3 14 (21.88%) SAN
4 10 (15.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.81%) LAN
5 5 (7.81%) WAN
6 4 (6.25%) VPN
7 3 (4.69%) Firewall
8 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.56%) Internet
8 1 (1.56%) Network Security
8 1 (1.56%) VLAN
8 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
1 2 (3.13%) Military
2 1 (1.56%) Local Government
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Server Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Capacity Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Active Directory Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Availability Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Capacity and Availability Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Build Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Active Directory Support
10 3 (4.69%) Active Directory Support Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Exchange Support
10 3 (4.69%) Windows Support Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Data Centre
2 9 (14.06%) Clustering
3 7 (10.94%) Client/Server
4 6 (9.38%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.69%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.69%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (85.94%) Windows
2 40 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (28.13%) Windows 7
5 12 (18.75%) Linux
6 11 (17.19%) Windows 10
7 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (12.50%) Unix
8 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) Migration
3 9 (14.06%) Capacity Management
4 8 (12.50%) ITSM
4 8 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (12.50%) Security Hardening
4 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.38%) Server Building
5 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.13%) High Availability
7 2 (3.13%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.13%) Service Management
7 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.13%) V-Model
8 1 (1.56%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) SQL
2 13 (20.31%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.69%) VBScript
4 2 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) DV Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.13%) BC Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) ISEB
6 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.56%) Degree
7 1 (1.56%) HND
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.56%) MCITP
7 1 (1.56%) MCSE
7 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (57.81%) Active Directory
2 20 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.31%) vSphere
4 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.69%) XenApp
6 1 (1.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (35.94%) SCCM
2 11 (17.19%) SCOM
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (53.13%) VMware
2 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
3 18 (28.13%) Citrix
4 11 (17.19%) Cisco
5 9 (14.06%) HP
6 8 (12.50%) Dell
7 7 (10.94%) Sun
8 5 (7.81%) Intel Security
8 5 (7.81%) NetApp
9 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle
10 3 (4.69%) Wyse
11 2 (3.13%) EMC
11 2 (3.13%) Lotus
11 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
11 2 (3.13%) Veeam
12 1 (1.56%) Draytek
12 1 (1.56%) Meraki
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