The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 19 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.90% 0.55% -
As % of the System Software category 13.33% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £326 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.68% -6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

System Software Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 10 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 14.29% 5.49% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 31
Median daily rate £425 £175 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £112 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £295 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Luton region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) IIS
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Akamai
3 5 (62.50%) CloudFront
3 5 (62.50%) High Availability
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Akamai
2 5 (62.50%) CloudFront
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec