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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 39 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 34 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.97% 1.33% 1.98%
As % of the System Software category 32.38% 14.46% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 9
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.36% -12.00%
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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
105 83 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.27% 9.22% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 45
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £252 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 20
Average hourly rate £16.32 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.15 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.75 £14.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 (68.89%) Windows
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
3 28 (62.22%) VMware
4 27 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 24 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
7 20 (44.44%) ITIL
8 19 (42.22%) SC Cleared
9 16 (35.56%) SQL
10 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (31.11%) vSphere
12 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared
12 13 (28.89%) Migration
12 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
13 12 (26.67%) HP
13 12 (26.67%) Clustering
14 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
15 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
15 10 (22.22%) Citrix
15 10 (22.22%) Lync
16 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
16 9 (20.00%) PKI
16 9 (20.00%) SCOM
16 9 (20.00%) NetApp
16 9 (20.00%) CRM
16 9 (20.00%) VBScript
16 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
16 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 10 (22.22%) Lync
2 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) IIS
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Office 365
3 3 (6.67%) PaaS
4 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) BIG-IP
2 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) SSL
4 1 (2.22%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) WLAN
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Consultant
2 9 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Database Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.22%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Clustering
2 9 (20.00%) PKI
3 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.11%) User Experience
5 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.11%) Linux
6 4 (8.89%) UNIX
7 3 (6.67%) CentOS
7 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) ITIL
2 13 (28.89%) Migration
3 9 (20.00%) CRM
4 8 (17.78%) Change Control
5 5 (11.11%) High Availability
5 5 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (11.11%) Service Management
5 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.11%) ITSM
5 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) Security Patching
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) VBScript
4 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
2 19 (42.22%) SC Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.67%) MCP
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.22%) MCTS
7 1 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (2.22%) CCSP
7 1 (2.22%) CCNA
7 1 (2.22%) ISEB
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (31.11%) vSphere
4 5 (11.11%) XenApp
4 5 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.67%) UAG
5 3 (6.67%) NFS
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCOM
2 8 (17.78%) OVSD
2 8 (17.78%) WSUS
3 6 (13.33%) SCCM
3 6 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (11.11%) XenMobile
4 5 (11.11%) AirWatch
5 3 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (6.67%) OpenView
5 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 28 (62.22%) VMware
3 12 (26.67%) HP
4 10 (22.22%) Citrix
5 9 (20.00%) NetApp
6 5 (11.11%) Symantec
6 5 (11.11%) F5
6 5 (11.11%) Lumension
6 5 (11.11%) Cisco
7 3 (6.67%) GFI Software
7 3 (6.67%) Dell
8 2 (4.44%) McAfee
9 1 (2.22%) Juniper
9 1 (2.22%) EMC
9 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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