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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 117 122 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -28
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 21 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 7.50% 6.18% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 15
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£420 £375 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% -28.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £130 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+40.90% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.36%
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
280 340 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.21% 10.50% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 188 122
Average daily rate £300 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 37 44
Average hourly rate £20.19 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.17% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £9.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 £34.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +14 8 £338 -15.62% 10
Wiltshire +5 5 £420 +1.81% 12
Gloucestershire -9 4 - - 8
Cornwall - 2 £225 - 1
Dorset +1 1 £450 +12.35% 3
Somerset - 1 £650 -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) VMware
3 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
5 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (32.61%) Citrix
8 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
10 12 (26.09%) Finance
11 11 (23.91%) Cisco
11 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
12 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
12 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
13 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (17.39%) Migration
14 7 (15.22%) Firewall
14 7 (15.22%) XenApp
15 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
15 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (13.04%) Lync
15 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
15 6 (13.04%) Clustering
15 6 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (13.04%) SCVMM
15 6 (13.04%) NetApp
15 6 (13.04%) LAN
15 6 (13.04%) WAN
15 6 (13.04%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.04%) Lync
4 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
5 4 (8.70%) Eucalyptus
5 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.35%) IIS
7 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) LAN
2 6 (13.04%) WAN
3 5 (10.87%) DNS
4 4 (8.70%) SAN
4 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.35%) Internet
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) PBX
7 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) WinRunner
1 1 (2.17%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Network Support
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Java EE
2 1 (2.17%) PostGIS
2 1 (2.17%) Flash
2 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.70%) Replication
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.17%) Kindle
5 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) PDA
5 1 (2.17%) CESG
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.70%) UNIX
5 4 (8.70%) Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.35%) Android
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) AIX
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Migration
2 6 (13.04%) ITIL
3 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
3 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.70%) Service Management
4 4 (8.70%) Identity Management
4 4 (8.70%) Information Security
4 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.52%) Network Design
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.17%) Analytics
7 1 (2.17%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.17%) Change Control
7 1 (2.17%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.17%) UML
7 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.17%) Data Management
7 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) VBScript
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.87%) Degree
5 3 (6.52%) MCSE
5 3 (6.52%) MCP
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.35%) MCTS
6 2 (4.35%) MCITP
6 2 (4.35%) MCSA
7 1 (2.17%) CCEE
7 1 (2.17%) MCT
7 1 (2.17%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) CCA
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.22%) XenApp
4 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.70%) vSphere
6 4 (8.70%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.35%) ISA Server
7 2 (4.35%) XenServer
7 2 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (4.35%) UAG
8 1 (2.17%) vCloud
8 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCVMM
2 4 (8.70%) SCCM
3 3 (6.52%) SCOM
3 3 (6.52%) WSUS
4 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.17%) Netcool
5 1 (2.17%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.17%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) VMware
2 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (32.61%) Citrix
4 11 (23.91%) Cisco
5 6 (13.04%) NetApp
6 4 (8.70%) AppSense
6 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) Juniper
7 3 (6.52%) HP
7 3 (6.52%) Symantec
8 2 (4.35%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.35%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.35%) McAfee
8 2 (4.35%) Sophos
8 2 (4.35%) Lotus
8 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.17%) Acronis
9 1 (2.17%) Veeam
9 1 (2.17%) Adobe
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