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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 34 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.78% 1.34% 1.63%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% 15.79% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£175 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +52.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -18.18%
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
32 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.45% 8.48% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 7
Average daily rate £325 £238 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £9.84 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.60 £26.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 4 September 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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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
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £175 -
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee