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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank - 38 42
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 1.51% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category - 12.77% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £341 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £385 £290
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +32.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +62.50%
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
55 47 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.55% 11.84% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 39
Average daily rate £400 £348 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% +38.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £273 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £422 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £22.85 £21.82 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -3.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £15.63 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.44 £29.73 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
4 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) Ansible
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) SaltStack
4 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Web Operations
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (28.57%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Google App Engine
1 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
1 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 1 (14.29%) TestDirector
2 1 (14.29%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Web Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSA
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Google
4 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
4 2 (28.57%) SaltStack
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas