The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 44 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.23% 1.23% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 12.24% 10.00% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£235 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
49 60 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.08% 12.32% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 46 14
Average daily rate £235 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.88% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £186 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £13.35 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.70 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Hyper-V
South East

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 23 July 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
Abingdon - 2 £235 -
Oxford - 2 £275 - 4
Banbury - - - - 2
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) ADSL
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Meru Networks
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