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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 53 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 18 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.56% 1.89% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 15.52% 16.39% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Average daily rate
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£331 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -18.18%
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
116 61 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.48% 11.51% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 20 22
Average daily rate £238 £275 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -26.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £190 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £338 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +46.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 2015. 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 -16 5 £331 +1.92% 1
Abingdon +7 1 - - 3
Banbury - 1 £300 -
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (41.67%) SCCM
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) Citrix
8 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
8 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
8 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
9 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (25.00%) .NET
9 6 (25.00%) MySQL
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) C#
9 6 (25.00%) C++
9 6 (25.00%) Perl
9 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (25.00%) Python
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
9 6 (25.00%) Git (software)

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Wireless
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (8.33%) ADSL
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) VoIP
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (4.17%) DNS
4 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MySQL
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (25.00%) SSDT
1 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
1 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (25.00%) WinDbg
1 6 (25.00%) MSBuild
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Administrator
1 6 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Architect
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.33%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows 7
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) UNIX
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (25.00%) Scrum
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Design
3 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
3 6 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (25.00%) C++/CLI
3 6 (25.00%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCVP
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) CCENT
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) ACSA
4 1 (4.17%) MCTS
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) XenApp
2 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.17%) Nagios
4 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Icinga
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 6 (25.00%) Perforce
5 5 (20.83%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Apple
6 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (12.50%) McAfee
6 3 (12.50%) Meru Networks
7 2 (8.33%) F5
7 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (4.17%) Google