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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 45 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 39 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.14% 1.16% 1.49%
As % of the System Software category 26.71% 13.89% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 10
Average daily rate
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£395 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.75% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.80 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.00%
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
146 108 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.74% 8.35% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 27 65
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 30
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.75 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -13.88%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Milton Keynes +23 36 £390 +7.65% 1
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 41 (74.55%) Windows
2 38 (69.09%) VMware
3 37 (67.27%) Microsoft
4 36 (65.45%) Security Cleared
5 32 (58.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
6 29 (52.73%) Active Directory
7 26 (47.27%) SC Cleared
8 23 (41.82%) ITIL
9 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (34.55%) HP
11 17 (30.91%) SQL
11 17 (30.91%) vSphere
12 16 (29.09%) DV Cleared
13 14 (25.45%) Clustering
13 14 (25.45%) Migration
13 14 (25.45%) NetApp
14 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
14 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
15 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (21.82%) OVSD
16 11 (20.00%) SCOM
16 11 (20.00%) Lync
16 11 (20.00%) Change Control
17 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (18.18%) WSUS
17 10 (18.18%) Citrix
17 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
17 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
18 9 (16.36%) DNS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (20.00%) Lync
2 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.73%) PaaS
3 5 (9.09%) Office 365
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) DNS
2 6 (10.91%) BIG-IP
2 6 (10.91%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 2 (3.64%) WAN
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
4 1 (1.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.82%) WLAN
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Consultant
2 9 (16.36%) Active Directory Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.45%) Support Specialist
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Server Support
6 2 (3.64%) Database Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Support Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Clustering
2 9 (16.36%) PKI
3 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.09%) User Experience
5 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.82%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 41 (74.55%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.55%) Linux
6 6 (10.91%) Ubuntu
6 6 (10.91%) CentOS
7 4 (7.27%) UNIX
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) ITIL
2 14 (25.45%) Migration
3 11 (20.00%) Change Control
4 9 (16.36%) CRM
5 7 (12.73%) Service Management
5 7 (12.73%) ITSM
6 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (9.09%) High Availability
6 5 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.27%) Capacity Management
7 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.82%) Security Patching
10 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) PowerShell
2 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 9 (16.36%) VBScript
4 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (65.45%) Security Cleared
2 26 (47.27%) SC Cleared
3 16 (29.09%) DV Cleared
4 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (12.73%) MCSE
6 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.45%) MCP
8 2 (3.64%) MCTS
9 1 (1.82%) MCITP
9 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.82%) MCSA
9 1 (1.82%) CCSP
9 1 (1.82%) CCNA
9 1 (1.82%) ISEB
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (58.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (52.73%) Active Directory
3 17 (30.91%) vSphere
4 6 (10.91%) NFS
5 5 (9.09%) UAG
5 5 (9.09%) XenApp
5 5 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) OVSD
2 11 (20.00%) SCOM
3 10 (18.18%) WSUS
4 8 (14.55%) SCCM
4 8 (14.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (9.09%) XenMobile
5 5 (9.09%) AirWatch
5 5 (9.09%) OpenView
6 4 (7.27%) Backup Exec
6 4 (7.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) VMware
2 37 (67.27%) Microsoft
3 19 (34.55%) HP
4 14 (25.45%) NetApp
5 10 (18.18%) Citrix
6 9 (16.36%) Cisco
7 8 (14.55%) F5
8 6 (10.91%) Symantec
9 5 (9.09%) Lumension
10 4 (7.27%) GFI Software
10 4 (7.27%) Dell
11 2 (3.64%) McAfee
12 1 (1.82%) Juniper
12 1 (1.82%) EMC
12 1 (1.82%) Veeam