The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 42 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 27 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.38% 3.11% 4.73%
As % of the System Software category 32.14% 24.56% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-10.46% -6.12%
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Buckinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
84 114 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.50% 12.67% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 26
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £216 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 21
Average hourly rate £15.11 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.73 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.78 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Milton Keynes region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 38 (76.00%) VMware
3 35 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (62.00%) Security Cleared
5 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (56.00%) Active Directory
6 27 (54.00%) PowerShell
7 25 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 25 (50.00%) ITIL
8 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (34.00%) SQL
10 16 (32.00%) vSphere
11 14 (28.00%) HP
11 14 (28.00%) NetApp
12 13 (26.00%) Migration
13 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
13 12 (24.00%) Citrix
14 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
14 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
14 11 (22.00%) Lync
15 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (18.00%) Change Control
16 9 (18.00%) CRM
16 9 (18.00%) Linux
16 9 (18.00%) XenApp
16 9 (18.00%) XenDesktop
16 9 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
16 9 (18.00%) Clustering
17 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
17 8 (16.00%) OVSD

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (22.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (22.00%) Lync
2 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) PaaS
3 4 (8.00%) SaaS
3 4 (8.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) LAN
1 8 (16.00%) WAN
2 7 (14.00%) DNS
3 4 (8.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (8.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (8.00%) SAN
3 4 (8.00%) WLAN
4 3 (6.00%) Firewall
5 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.00%) OSPF
6 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.00%) VLAN
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (2.00%) Back Office
1 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Consultant
2 7 (14.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (12.00%) Citrix Specialist
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Support Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Server Support
6 2 (4.00%) Database Specialist
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 1 (2.00%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (2.00%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Clustering
2 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.00%) PKI
4 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.00%) Linux
5 7 (14.00%) UNIX
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.00%) CentOS
6 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Migration
3 9 (18.00%) Change Control
3 9 (18.00%) CRM
4 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (12.00%) Service Management
6 5 (10.00%) High Availability
6 5 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (10.00%) ITSM
7 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.00%) Information Security
8 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) PowerShell
2 17 (34.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) VBScript
4 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (14.00%) MCSE
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.00%) CCNA
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.00%) MCTS
7 2 (4.00%) CCNP
7 2 (4.00%) MCP
8 1 (2.00%) CCIA
8 1 (2.00%) VCAP
8 1 (2.00%) CCSP
8 1 (2.00%) ISEB
8 1 (2.00%) CCA
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.00%) CCEA
8 1 (2.00%) MCITP
8 1 (2.00%) GSAE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 35 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (56.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (32.00%) vSphere
4 9 (18.00%) XenApp
4 9 (18.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.00%) NFS
6 3 (6.00%) UAG
7 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) OVSD
1 8 (16.00%) SCOM
1 8 (16.00%) XenMobile
1 8 (16.00%) AirWatch
2 6 (12.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (6.00%) OpenView
5 3 (6.00%) WSUS
5 3 (6.00%) SCCM
6 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) VMware
2 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.00%) HP
3 14 (28.00%) NetApp
4 12 (24.00%) Citrix
5 7 (14.00%) Cisco
6 5 (10.00%) F5
6 5 (10.00%) Symantec
7 4 (8.00%) Dell
7 4 (8.00%) EMC
7 4 (8.00%) GFI Software
8 3 (6.00%) Lumension
9 1 (2.00%) McAfee
9 1 (2.00%) Juniper
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