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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 62 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.71% 2.80% 1.78%
As % of the System Software category 11.63% 22.68% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Average daily rate £290 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.76% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £345 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £500 £448
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
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
43 97 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.08% 12.34% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 43 13
Average daily rate £338 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £137 £248
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 7 7 14
Average hourly rate £13.39 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £11.15 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £22.50 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016, 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 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 15 (62.50%) VMware
4 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) HP
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
6 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 9 (37.50%) DV Cleared
7 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (33.33%) SCCM
8 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (29.17%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
9 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (25.00%) Oracle
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.83%) CRM
11 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 5 (20.83%) NFS
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (20.83%) ITSM
11 5 (20.83%) Service Management
11 5 (20.83%) Clustering
11 5 (20.83%) CentOS
11 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 4 (16.67%) Internet
3 4 (16.67%) NAS
3 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.33%) Platform Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) JMS
1 4 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) CESG
2 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) CentOS
5 5 (20.83%) Ubuntu
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) CRM
1 5 (20.83%) High Availability
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
1 5 (20.83%) ITSM
1 5 (20.83%) MODAF
1 5 (20.83%) Service Management
1 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
1 5 (20.83%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (16.67%) DoDAF
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) RUP
3 3 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.50%) MCSE
6 2 (8.33%) MCITP
6 2 (8.33%) MCP
6 2 (8.33%) MCSA
7 1 (4.17%) CCSP
7 1 (4.17%) MCTS
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) NFS
4 4 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (20.83%) OVSD
3 4 (16.67%) OpenView
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (8.33%) SCOM
4 2 (8.33%) WSUS
5 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) StorageTek
5 4 (16.67%) Sun
6 3 (12.50%) Rackspace
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) GFI Software
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) F5
8 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) NetApp