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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 77 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 1.33% 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 4.46% 9.86% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 3
Average daily rate
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£315 £155 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.22% -48.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £220 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
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
112 142 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.54% 13.52% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 48 37
Average daily rate £315 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £135 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 19
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.27 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% +2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.18 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Milton Keynes -15 3 £358 +134.42% 1
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Chesham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (51.61%) NetApp
5 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
6 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
8 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
8 8 (25.81%) Migration
9 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
10 6 (19.35%) NFS
10 6 (19.35%) SCCM
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
11 5 (16.13%) BIG-IP
11 5 (16.13%) Application Packaging
11 5 (16.13%) vSphere
11 5 (16.13%) Wise Package Studio
11 5 (16.13%) WSH
11 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
11 5 (16.13%) EMC
11 5 (16.13%) LDAP
11 5 (16.13%) VBScript
11 5 (16.13%) VB
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (16.13%) Firewall
11 5 (16.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (16.13%) SAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) iSCSI
2 5 (16.13%) BIG-IP
2 5 (16.13%) LDAP
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) DSL
3 4 (12.90%) MPLS
3 4 (12.90%) LAN
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (9.68%) NAS
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Wise Package Studio
1 5 (16.13%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Applications Packager
2 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Storage Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Principal Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Application Packaging
1 5 (16.13%) WSH
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
1 4 (12.90%) Thin Client
1 4 (12.90%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
3 2 (6.45%) Change Control
3 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.23%) Business Development
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.23%) ITSM
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
1 5 (16.13%) VBScript
1 5 (16.13%) VB
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) CITP
5 1 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) NFS
4 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (12.90%) NLBS
5 4 (12.90%) Xen
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.23%) XenApp
7 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (12.90%) WSUS
4 3 (9.68%) SCOM
4 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
4 3 (9.68%) WhatsUp Gold
4 3 (9.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (9.68%) SCOrch
4 3 (9.68%) SCSM
5 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) NetApp
3 5 (16.13%) EMC
4 4 (12.90%) Symantec
4 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
6 1 (3.23%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) McAfee