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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 60 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% 2.71% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 2.60% 25.49% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 4
Median daily rate £288 £409 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +16.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £19.80 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+84.34% -12.00%
Hyper-V
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
77 102 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.51% 10.61% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 18
Median daily rate £425 £371 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% -7.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 14
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.74% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 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
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 25 August 2016, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) OVSD
3 6 (60.00%) SCOM
3 6 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) NFS
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
3 6 (60.00%) ITSM
4 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Operations Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) ITSM
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
1 6 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) NFS
2 6 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) OVSD
1 6 (60.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) SCSM
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) arcserve
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam