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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 52 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 22 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.44% 1.39% 2.46%
As % of the System Software category 23.16% 9.52% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £303 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% +21.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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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
95 105 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.54% 14.56% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 9
Average daily rate £350 £370 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 22
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £10.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £15.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
3 21 (80.77%) VMware
3 21 (80.77%) Security Cleared
3 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
4 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (61.54%) ITIL
6 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 14 (53.85%) Linux
7 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (46.15%) MCSE
8 12 (46.15%) MCP
8 12 (46.15%) Service Management
8 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (42.31%) McAfee ePO
9 11 (42.31%) Lumension
9 11 (42.31%) McAfee
9 11 (42.31%) Sophos
9 11 (42.31%) Backup Exec
10 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
11 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
12 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
13 7 (26.92%) SLA
13 7 (26.92%) NetApp
13 7 (26.92%) Firmware
14 5 (19.23%) Validation
14 5 (19.23%) Change Management
14 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
14 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.69%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.85%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
1 1 (3.85%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Team Leader
2 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Packager
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WSH
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (53.85%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) CentOS
6 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) ITIL
2 12 (46.15%) Service Management
3 5 (19.23%) Validation
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 4 (15.38%) Operations Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) VBScript
3 1 (3.85%) VB
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Security Cleared
2 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (46.15%) MCP
4 12 (46.15%) MCSE
5 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (7.69%) CCNP
6 2 (7.69%) CCNA
7 1 (3.85%) CCA
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.85%) CCEA
7 1 (3.85%) MCSA
7 1 (3.85%) GSAE
7 1 (3.85%) VCAP
7 1 (3.85%) CCIA
7 1 (3.85%) MCTS
7 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) Firmware
4 3 (11.54%) NFS
4 3 (11.54%) XenApp
4 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (7.69%) UAG
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Backup Exec
1 11 (42.31%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.69%) XenMobile
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) OVSD
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 21 (80.77%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Lumension
3 11 (42.31%) McAfee
3 11 (42.31%) Sophos
4 7 (26.92%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) BMC
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) EMC
6 2 (7.69%) Websense
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.85%) F5
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