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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 106 118 96
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 32 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.07% 0.65% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 11.64% 6.42% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 13
Average daily rate
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£395 £225 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.55% -57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £130 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.46% -6.12%
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
275 296 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.15% 10.13% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 176 119
Average daily rate £325 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £195 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 31
Average hourly rate £20.19 £14.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.17% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £36.90 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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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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 0 10 £288 -32.35% 12
Gloucestershire -4 7 £450 +239.62% 1
Wiltshire +2 6 £338 +50.00% 5
Somerset - 4 £525 - 2
Devon 0 3 £225 +50.00% 4
Cornwall - 2 £225 -
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) VMware
3 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
4 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (35.85%) Citrix
8 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (28.30%) MS Exchange
10 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
11 11 (20.75%) Finance
11 11 (20.75%) Clustering
12 10 (18.87%) Cisco
12 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
12 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (16.98%) DNS
13 9 (16.98%) HP
13 9 (16.98%) Migration
14 8 (15.09%) Information Security
14 8 (15.09%) SCCM
14 8 (15.09%) Linux
14 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
14 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
14 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
15 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
15 7 (13.21%) XenApp
15 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (13.21%) ITIL
15 7 (13.21%) SCVMM

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 15 (28.30%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.43%) Lync
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.66%) Eucalyptus
6 3 (5.66%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (3.77%) IIS
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 4 (7.55%) SAN
4 3 (5.66%) WAN
4 3 (5.66%) DHCP
4 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.66%) LAN
4 3 (5.66%) VPN
4 3 (5.66%) Network Security
4 3 (5.66%) VLAN
5 2 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.77%) IPsec
5 2 (3.77%) SSL
5 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.89%) VoIP
6 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Administrator
2 8 (15.09%) Architect
2 8 (15.09%) Consultant
2 8 (15.09%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (13.21%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Cyber Security Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Java EE
2 2 (3.77%) LAMP
3 1 (1.89%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Clustering
2 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.43%) Replication
4 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.66%) Private Cloud
5 3 (5.66%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.89%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.09%) Linux
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.66%) UNIX
8 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Migration
2 8 (15.09%) Information Security
3 7 (13.21%) ITIL
4 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.55%) Identity Management
5 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.66%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.66%) UML
6 3 (5.66%) Service Management
6 3 (5.66%) Data Management
6 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.77%) MODAF
7 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.77%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) VBScript
4 1 (1.89%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (7.55%) Degree
6 3 (5.66%) MCTS
6 3 (5.66%) MCITP
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.77%) CCNA
7 2 (3.77%) MCSE
7 2 (3.77%) MCP
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.89%) CCEE
8 1 (1.89%) MCSA
8 1 (1.89%) MCT
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.77%) QA
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) XenApp
3 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
4 6 (11.32%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.43%) vSphere
5 5 (9.43%) Firmware
5 5 (9.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (7.55%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.77%) VirtualBox
7 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.77%) UAG
8 1 (1.89%) vCloud
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) SCCM
2 7 (13.21%) SCVMM
3 5 (9.43%) SCOM
4 3 (5.66%) WSUS
5 2 (3.77%) Nmap
5 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.89%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.89%) MOM
6 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) VMware
2 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
3 19 (35.85%) Citrix
4 10 (18.87%) Cisco
5 9 (16.98%) HP
6 5 (9.43%) Dell
6 5 (9.43%) NetApp
7 3 (5.66%) Lotus
7 3 (5.66%) Hitachi
7 3 (5.66%) AppSense
8 2 (3.77%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.77%) TOWER Software
8 2 (3.77%) CommVault
8 2 (3.77%) Symantec
8 2 (3.77%) Zerto
8 2 (3.77%) Veeam
8 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle
9 1 (1.89%) Remedy
9 1 (1.89%) McAfee
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