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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 38 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% - 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 4.44% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£296 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -18.18%
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
45 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.00% 8.46% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 33
Average daily rate £300 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £480 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £11.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £11.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Luton - 1 £363 - 1
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos