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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 63 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 24 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.94% 1.06% 1.35%
As % of the System Software category 19.20% 6.79% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 1
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£384 £280 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.96% -44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £335
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -25.00%
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
125 162 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.08% 15.55% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 15
Average daily rate £350 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £150 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 56 33
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.09 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.50 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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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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 +1 18 £350 +25.00%
Aylesbury - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
4 22 (66.67%) VMware
4 22 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (60.61%) SC Cleared
6 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
7 15 (45.45%) NetApp
8 13 (39.39%) ITIL
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
10 11 (33.33%) Linux
10 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (30.30%) McAfee
11 10 (30.30%) Service Management
11 10 (30.30%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (27.27%) Lumension
12 9 (27.27%) Sophos
12 9 (27.27%) Backup Exec
12 9 (27.27%) MCSE
12 9 (27.27%) MCP
13 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
13 8 (24.24%) HP
13 8 (24.24%) NFS
13 8 (24.24%) iSCSI
13 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
14 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
14 7 (21.21%) Change Control
14 7 (21.21%) Firmware

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) iSCSI
2 6 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (15.15%) LDAP
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (6.06%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Wise Package Studio
1 3 (9.09%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Team Leader
2 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Active Directory Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Designer
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Packager
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Application Packaging
1 3 (9.09%) WSH
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.06%) CentOS
6 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Service Management
3 7 (21.21%) Change Control
4 6 (18.18%) Capacity Management
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (12.12%) Validation
7 3 (9.09%) Operations Management
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Line Management
7 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.03%) Logistics
9 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (3.03%) Analytics
9 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) VBScript
3 3 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 20 (60.61%) SC Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (27.27%) MCSE
4 9 (27.27%) MCP
5 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) MCSA
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (6.06%) CCNP
6 2 (6.06%) CCNA
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
3 8 (24.24%) NFS
4 7 (21.21%) Firmware
5 5 (15.15%) vSphere
6 3 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (9.09%) UAG
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) McAfee ePO
2 9 (27.27%) Backup Exec
3 4 (12.12%) SCCM
4 3 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) SCOM
5 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.03%) WSUS
5 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.03%) SCSM
5 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.03%) OVSD
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 22 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (45.45%) NetApp
4 10 (30.30%) McAfee
5 9 (27.27%) Lumension
5 9 (27.27%) Sophos
6 8 (24.24%) HP
7 5 (15.15%) EMC
8 3 (9.09%) Websense
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco
9 2 (6.06%) BMC
10 1 (3.03%) F5
10 1 (3.03%) Symantec
10 1 (3.03%) Remedy
10 1 (3.03%) Computacenter