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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 44 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.61% 1.71% -
As % of the System Software category 17.72% 13.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 0
Average daily rate £375 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £390 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.10% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +65.07%
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
79 80 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.74% 12.42% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 18
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £276 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.01% +8.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £18.15 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 6 £475 -2.56% 2
Banbury - 2 £381 - 1
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (57.14%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 9 (32.14%) CRM
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 9 (32.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 8 (28.57%) DNS
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (25.00%) High Availability
7 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (21.43%) Office 365
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) SCCM
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) DHCP
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) MCSA
9 5 (17.86%) CCNA
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.57%) Junos
4 1 (3.57%) Skype
4 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Server Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Azure Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.57%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) CRM
2 7 (25.00%) High Availability
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.57%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (21.43%) MCSA
4 5 (17.86%) CCNA
4 5 (17.86%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) APMP
7 2 (7.14%) MCSE
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
8 1 (3.57%) ACSA
8 1 (3.57%) CCENT
8 1 (3.57%) CCNP
8 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
8 1 (3.57%) HP APS
8 1 (3.57%) MCITP
8 1 (3.57%) MCP
8 1 (3.57%) MCTS
8 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) vCloud
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Juniper
4 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.57%) 3Com
5 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.57%) Meru Networks
5 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.57%) Sophos
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec