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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 56 43 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 17 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.37% 1.43% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 18.48% 13.21% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £280 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.60% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £228 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £325 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
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
92 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.83% 10.82% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 47
Average daily rate £315 £270 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £190 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £345 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 5
Average hourly rate £16.25 £13.67 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £8.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £19.50 £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.72%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -15 3 £313 -3.84%
Banbury - 2 £300 -
Abingdon +4 1 - - 1
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 20 (58.82%) Windows
4 18 (52.94%) SQL
5 17 (50.00%) VMware
6 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
7 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (32.35%) SCCM
8 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
9 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
9 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
10 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
10 9 (26.47%) Citrix
11 8 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (23.53%) WAN
12 7 (20.59%) LAN
12 7 (20.59%) HP
12 7 (20.59%) ITIL
12 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
12 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (17.65%) Perforce
13 6 (17.65%) Scrum
13 6 (17.65%) Firewall
13 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (17.65%) Subversion
13 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
13 6 (17.65%) Git (software)

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
3 8 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) WAN
2 7 (20.59%) LAN
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) Wireless
5 4 (11.76%) SAN
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
6 3 (8.82%) VoIP
6 3 (8.82%) ADSL
6 3 (8.82%) MPLS
7 2 (5.88%) DHCP
8 1 (2.94%) DNS
8 1 (2.94%) SSL
8 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.65%) SSDT
1 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
1 6 (17.65%) Subversion
1 6 (17.65%) TeamCity
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (17.65%) WinDbg
1 6 (17.65%) MSBuild
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) Server Administrator
3 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Design Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) IT Support
4 3 (8.82%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Service Architect
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) EMC VNXe
2 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
2 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.76%) UNIX
5 4 (11.76%) Linux
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
1 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (17.65%) Scrum
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (17.65%) CRM
2 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Data Architecture
4 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.82%) Patch Management
5 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Service Management
7 1 (2.94%) BCP
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security
7 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 6 (17.65%) Python
3 6 (17.65%) C++/CLI
3 6 (17.65%) C#
3 6 (17.65%) C++
3 6 (17.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) CCVP
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) MCP
5 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) XenApp
4 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
4 5 (14.71%) vSphere
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Icinga
4 1 (2.94%) Nagios
4 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) Citrix
4 7 (20.59%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) Perforce
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco
7 3 (8.82%) EMC
7 3 (8.82%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.82%) McAfee
7 3 (8.82%) F5
8 2 (5.88%) Meru Networks
8 2 (5.88%) Apple
9 1 (2.94%) Symantec
9 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.94%) Veeam
9 1 (2.94%) Google
9 1 (2.94%) Juniper
9 1 (2.94%) NetApp