The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 37 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.80% 1.20% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 17.46% 10.42% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate £265 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £385 £290
% change year-on-year
-12.33% +32.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +62.50%
Hyper-V
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 48 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.03% 11.57% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 6
Average daily rate £350 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.69 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.89% +5.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) Capacity Management
2 8 (61.54%) ITSM
3 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) SAN
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
4 6 (46.15%) SCCM
5 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
8 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) SCOM
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (7.69%) V-Model
9 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (7.69%) Lync
9 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
9 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (7.69%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Availability Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Capacity and Availability Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Capacity Management
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) ITSM
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds