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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 40 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.61% - 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £23.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -16.07%
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
32 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.70% 9.95% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 10
Average daily rate £330 £263 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £169 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £490 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 5
Average hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle