The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 47 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.44% 0.42% -
As % of the System Software category 13.56% 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +23.75%
Hyper-V
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
59 47 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.61% 9.89% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 21
Average daily rate £260 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £320 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £480 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +43.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £13.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 4 £325 - 2
Abingdon - 1 £235 -
Banbury - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) Symantec
6 4 (36.36%) NAS
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (18.18%) ADSL
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Terminal Server
8 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 2 (18.18%) MPLS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (18.18%) ADSL
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Terminal Server
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
3 1 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
6 1 (9.09%) Sophos
6 1 (9.09%) Apple
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) Meru Networks
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