The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 28 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.68% 1.65% -
As % of the System Software category 13.33% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+208.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
Hyper-V
East of 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 Suffolk region.

System Software Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.61% 9.89% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 14
Average daily rate £253 £210 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.23% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £147 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £286 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.75 £19.50 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +19.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.30 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £42.00 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Ipswich -7 3 £450 +200.00%
Newmarket - - - - 1
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Assistant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Assistant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Assistant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Apple
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos
2 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL