The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 48 52
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.51% 0.67% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 10.42% 4.35% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £205 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £450 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £411
% change year-on-year -11.42% -14.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -15.55% -5.26%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 48 69 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 14.46% 15.30% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 25
Median daily rate £205 £143 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.85% -52.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £418 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.40% -21.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.41 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £28.56 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Gloucestershire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Gloucestershire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Gloucestershire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Gloucestershire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 £140 - 1
Hyper-V
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (53.33%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) IIS
9 3 (20.00%) WAN
10 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
10 2 (13.33%) Clustering
10 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (13.33%) Time Management
10 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (13.33%) MS Excel

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Build Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (6.67%) Unix
9 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (13.33%) Database Security
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Content Management
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (6.67%) MODAF
2 1 (6.67%) Network Management
2 1 (6.67%) Threat Management
2 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) UAG
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Computacenter
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
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