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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 64 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.94% 2.24% 1.78%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 20.47% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
Average daily rate £364 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.91% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £350 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £390 £285
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +36.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +66.40%
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
63 127 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.57% 10.96% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 51 26
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £150 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 20
Average hourly rate £14.77 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £12.10 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £18.75 £68.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 5 £290 -31.76% 3
Amersham - 1 - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
6 13 (41.94%) SQL
7 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
7 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
8 11 (35.48%) HP
8 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (29.03%) Linux
9 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
9 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
9 9 (29.03%) SCCM
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (25.81%) Firewall
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (22.58%) Migration
12 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
13 5 (16.13%) ITIL V3
13 5 (16.13%) High Availability
13 5 (16.13%) ITSM
13 5 (16.13%) OVSD
13 5 (16.13%) Zachman Framework
13 5 (16.13%) TOGAF

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (38.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) iSCSI
2 8 (25.81%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) Internet
3 5 (16.13%) SMTP
4 4 (12.90%) LAN
4 4 (12.90%) NAS
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) POP3
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.45%) Platform Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) JMS
1 4 (12.90%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) CESG
2 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
6 5 (16.13%) CentOS
6 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Migration
2 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
2 5 (16.13%) CRM
2 5 (16.13%) Data Protection
2 5 (16.13%) High Availability
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL V3
2 5 (16.13%) ITSM
2 5 (16.13%) MODAF
2 5 (16.13%) Service Management
2 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
2 5 (16.13%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.90%) DoDAF
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (12.90%) Test Strategy
4 3 (9.68%) RUP
4 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
4 3 (9.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (29.03%) DV Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.90%) MCP
5 4 (12.90%) MCSE
6 3 (9.68%) CCNA
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.68%) MCITP
6 3 (9.68%) MCSA
7 1 (3.23%) CCSP
7 1 (3.23%) MCTS
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) NFS
4 4 (12.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) OVSD
3 4 (12.90%) OpenView
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (6.45%) SCOM
4 2 (6.45%) WSUS
5 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 4 (12.90%) StorageTek
6 4 (12.90%) Sun
7 3 (9.68%) Rackspace
8 2 (6.45%) Dell
8 2 (6.45%) GFI Software
8 2 (6.45%) Symantec
9 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.23%) F5
9 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.23%) Juniper
9 1 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (3.23%) Nimble Storage