The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 36 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.16% 0.78% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 8.70% 6.52% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £388 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £20.80 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+75.48% -5.45%
Hyper-V
East of England

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

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
46 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.29% 12.01% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 23
Median daily rate £388 £300 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £25.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +25.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £18.40 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.25 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 4 £388 -
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Akamai
4 3 (50.00%) CloudFront
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) RIA
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) FTP
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) RIA
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Akamai