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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 74 66 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.74% 1.00% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 8.41% 7.14% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
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£300 £155 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -31.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +18.18%
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
107 154 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.76% 14.06% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 61 42
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £155 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £412 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 17
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.48 £8.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.59 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +2 7 £300 +106.89% 3
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Chesham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 24 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 24 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 20 (45.45%) NetApp
4 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 13 (29.55%) DV Cleared
6 12 (27.27%) iSCSI
6 12 (27.27%) Linux
6 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 10 (22.73%) ITIL
7 10 (22.73%) NFS
7 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
8 8 (18.18%) Migration
8 8 (18.18%) Citrix
8 8 (18.18%) SCCM
9 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
9 7 (15.91%) BIG-IP
9 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
10 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
10 6 (13.64%) WSH
10 6 (13.64%) LAN
10 6 (13.64%) WAN
10 6 (13.64%) MCSE
10 6 (13.64%) VB
10 6 (13.64%) MSI

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Lync
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) iSCSI
2 7 (15.91%) BIG-IP
3 6 (13.64%) LAN
3 6 (13.64%) WAN
4 5 (11.36%) Firewall
4 5 (11.36%) LDAP
4 5 (11.36%) SAN
5 4 (9.09%) DSL
5 4 (9.09%) MPLS
5 4 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (6.82%) NAS
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (2.27%) VLAN
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.27%) Wireless
8 1 (2.27%) DHCP
8 1 (2.27%) DNS
8 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MSI
1 6 (13.64%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Consultant
2 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Applications Packager
4 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 4 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Principal Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) WSH
1 6 (13.64%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.82%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.09%) CentOS
6 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.82%) UNIX
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 5 (11.36%) TOGAF
4 4 (9.09%) Service Management
4 4 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 4 (9.09%) Change Control
4 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.27%) Business Development
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.27%) ITSM
7 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) VB
3 5 (11.36%) VBScript
4 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (29.55%) DV Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (13.64%) MCSE
6 3 (6.82%) MCP
7 2 (4.55%) CITP
8 1 (2.27%) MCSA
8 1 (2.27%) CCNA
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 24 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) NFS
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (11.36%) vSphere
5 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.09%) Xen
5 4 (9.09%) NLBS
6 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.27%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (11.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (11.36%) SCOM
4 4 (9.09%) WSUS
5 3 (6.82%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (6.82%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (6.82%) SCOrch
5 3 (6.82%) SCSM
5 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
5 3 (6.82%) SCVMM
6 2 (4.55%) Hyperic
7 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) NetApp
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) Citrix
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco
4 6 (13.64%) Symantec
5 5 (11.36%) HP
5 5 (11.36%) EMC
6 4 (9.09%) McAfee
6 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.82%) F5
7 3 (6.82%) Lumension
7 3 (6.82%) Sophos
8 1 (2.27%) Veeam