The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 51 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 11 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.50% 0.83% 1.72%
As % of the System Software category 15.07% 8.51% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£420 £550 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +134.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £550 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £247
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £328
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -16.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.88 £19.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+27.56% -25.00%
Hyper-V
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 47 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.99% 9.77% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 27
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £142 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 18
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £19.10 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £27.50 £72.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.80 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -4.24%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Swindon -3 9 £420 -23.63% 6
Trowbridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 1
Hyper-V
South West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco
6 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 7 (25.93%) Citrix
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (22.22%) SCVMM
8 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (14.81%) AppSense
9 4 (14.81%) NetApp
9 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
9 4 (14.81%) DHCP
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (14.81%) FlexPod
10 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 3 (11.11%) XenApp
10 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
10 3 (11.11%) VB
10 3 (11.11%) HP
10 3 (11.11%) Dell

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DHCP
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.70%) VoIP
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MSI
1 2 (7.41%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Packager
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Build Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) FlexPod Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) FlexPod Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) WSH
1 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) FlexPod
2 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.41%) Migration
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.70%) Data Management
3 1 (3.70%) Network Management
3 1 (3.70%) Network Design
3 1 (3.70%) Service Management
3 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CCEE
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCA
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CISA
4 1 (3.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
3 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (11.11%) XenApp
6 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
6 2 (7.41%) XenServer
6 2 (7.41%) vSphere
7 1 (3.70%) Firmware
7 1 (3.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCVMM
2 2 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) AppSense
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) McAfee
6 3 (11.11%) Sophos
7 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Meraki
8 1 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper