The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 63 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 23 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.90% 3.09% 1.57%
As % of the System Software category 22.77% 25.00% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 3
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£410 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £270 £305
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -11.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +103.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.37% +32.50%
Hyper-V
South East

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

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
101 136 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.33% 12.35% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 40
Average daily rate £395 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.39% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £248 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 23
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £121.80 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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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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
Milton Keynes -9 20 £425 +54.54% 1
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 50 (98.04%) Windows
2 45 (88.24%) VMware
2 45 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (74.51%) Security Cleared
4 35 (68.63%) SC Cleared
5 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
6 29 (56.86%) Active Directory
7 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (52.94%) ITIL
9 21 (41.18%) NetApp
10 16 (31.37%) Service Management
11 15 (29.41%) Linux
12 14 (27.45%) HP
12 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (25.49%) NFS
13 13 (25.49%) iSCSI
14 12 (23.53%) DV Cleared
14 12 (23.53%) PowerShell
14 12 (23.53%) MCSE
14 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
14 12 (23.53%) Change Control
15 11 (21.57%) Backup Exec
16 10 (19.61%) LAN
16 10 (19.61%) SLA
16 10 (19.61%) Cisco
16 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (19.61%) Capacity Management
17 9 (17.65%) McAfee
17 9 (17.65%) WAN
17 9 (17.65%) MS Excel

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) Lync
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) PaaS
2 4 (7.84%) SaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) iSCSI
2 10 (19.61%) LAN
3 9 (17.65%) WAN
4 7 (13.73%) DNS
5 6 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (11.76%) BIG-IP
6 5 (9.80%) Firewall
7 4 (7.84%) SAN
7 4 (7.84%) WLAN
8 3 (5.88%) DHCP
9 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.96%) OSPF
10 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.96%) VLAN
10 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.96%) Network Security
General
1 1 (1.96%) Back Office
1 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Consultant
2 8 (15.69%) Team Leader
3 7 (13.73%) Citrix Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (9.80%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Designer
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 50 (98.04%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (29.41%) Linux
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (13.73%) CentOS
6 7 (13.73%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) ITIL
2 16 (31.37%) Service Management
3 12 (23.53%) Change Control
4 10 (19.61%) Capacity Management
5 8 (15.69%) Change Management
6 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (13.73%) Migration
6 7 (13.73%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (9.80%) Asset Management
7 5 (9.80%) ITSM
7 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.84%) Validation
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.84%) Line Management
8 4 (7.84%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (7.84%) ITIL V3
8 4 (7.84%) Operations Management
9 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.92%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.84%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (74.51%) Security Cleared
2 35 (68.63%) SC Cleared
3 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 12 (23.53%) MCSE
5 9 (17.65%) MCP
6 6 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.84%) CCNP
7 4 (7.84%) CCNA
8 2 (3.92%) MCSA
9 1 (1.96%) CCA
9 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.96%) CCEA
9 1 (1.96%) MCTS
9 1 (1.96%) MCITP
9 1 (1.96%) GSAE
9 1 (1.96%) VCAP
9 1 (1.96%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) JSP 440
System Software
1 45 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (56.86%) Active Directory
3 13 (25.49%) NFS
4 8 (15.69%) XenApp
4 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
4 8 (15.69%) vSphere
5 5 (9.80%) Firmware
6 3 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (5.88%) UAG
7 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Backup Exec
2 8 (15.69%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (13.73%) XenMobile
4 5 (9.80%) OVSD
5 3 (5.88%) WSUS
6 2 (3.92%) SCCM
6 2 (3.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) VMware
2 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
3 21 (41.18%) NetApp
4 14 (27.45%) HP
5 10 (19.61%) Cisco
6 9 (17.65%) McAfee
7 8 (15.69%) Sophos
7 8 (15.69%) Lumension
7 8 (15.69%) Citrix
8 6 (11.76%) F5
9 4 (7.84%) EMC
10 3 (5.88%) Symantec
10 3 (5.88%) Websense
11 2 (3.92%) GFI Software
11 2 (3.92%) BMC
11 2 (3.92%) Dell
12 1 (1.96%) Remedy
12 1 (1.96%) Computacenter