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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 47 46 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 15 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.02% 0.41% 1.41%
As % of the System Software category 18.99% 4.35% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
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£450 £550 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £550 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £245 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.06% -24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.81 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
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
79 46 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.66% 9.35% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 31
Average daily rate £375 £381 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -2.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £145 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 16
Average hourly rate £20.06 £27.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £30.30 £16.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% -3.12%

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 23 October 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
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 23 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 12 £450 -18.18% 1
Chippenham - - - - 2
Hyper-V
South West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
6 5 (21.74%) SCVMM
6 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) DNS
7 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
7 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
8 3 (13.04%) NetApp
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (13.04%) McAfee
8 3 (13.04%) Sophos
8 3 (13.04%) HP
8 3 (13.04%) Dell
8 3 (13.04%) Citrix
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (13.04%) FlexPod
9 2 (8.70%) Meraki

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) DHCP
1 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) WPA
4 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
1 2 (8.70%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Packager
3 2 (8.70%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) FlexPod Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) WSH
1 2 (8.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) FlexPod
2 2 (8.70%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) CISM
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.35%) Snort
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCVMM
2 2 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.35%) Nessus
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) NetApp
3 3 (13.04%) McAfee
3 3 (13.04%) Sophos
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Dell
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) AppSense
4 2 (8.70%) Computacenter
4 2 (8.70%) Meraki
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper