The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 53 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.42% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 13.79% 4.55% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£349 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
Hyper-V
North East

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

System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
58 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.30% 9.28% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 10
Average daily rate £325 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £194 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £388 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 11
Average hourly rate £28.75 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.96% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £13.50 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £13.50 £24.50
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 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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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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 2
Hyper-V
North East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) WhatsUp Gold
2 9 (64.29%) JSP 440
2 9 (64.29%) TippingPoint
2 9 (64.29%) Incident Management
2 9 (64.29%) vSphere
2 9 (64.29%) 3PAR
2 9 (64.29%) Network Management
2 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) Juniper
2 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) EMC
2 9 (64.29%) Service Management
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Network Design
3 8 (57.14%) McAfee
3 8 (57.14%) DNS
3 8 (57.14%) SSL
3 8 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 8 (57.14%) Junos
3 8 (57.14%) F5

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) SSL
2 8 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (57.14%) Junos
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) IT Support
3 5 (35.71%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 5 (35.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Incident Management
1 9 (64.29%) Network Management
1 9 (64.29%) Network Monitoring
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
1 9 (64.29%) Service Management
2 8 (57.14%) Network Design
3 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) MCSE
2 5 (35.71%) MCSA
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) JSP 440
2 7 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) vSphere
1 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) TippingPoint
2 9 (64.29%) 3PAR
2 9 (64.29%) Juniper
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
2 9 (64.29%) EMC
3 8 (57.14%) McAfee
3 8 (57.14%) F5
4 6 (42.86%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Crossbeam
5 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds