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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 54 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 16 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.08% 0.20% -
As % of the System Software category 14.41% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £130 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+41.81% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.36%
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
111 44 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.40% 8.59% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 11 52
Average daily rate £325 £200 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -37.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £111 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £373 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 11
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.91 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

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 May 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 May 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 -5 10 £450 +246.15% 2
Banbury - 2 £295 -
Abingdon - 1 £270 -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) SharePoint
4 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
5 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (38.46%) CRM
7 10 (38.46%) Windows
7 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (34.62%) WAN
9 8 (30.77%) LAN
9 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (26.92%) VMware
11 6 (23.08%) Firewall
11 6 (23.08%) ITIL
11 6 (23.08%) HP
12 5 (19.23%) Cisco
12 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
12 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
12 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (19.23%) vSphere
13 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
13 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
13 4 (15.38%) Public Cloud
13 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (15.38%) F5

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 12 (46.15%) MS Exchange
3 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.85%) IIS
7 1 (3.85%) Lync
7 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) WAN
2 8 (30.77%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
4 4 (15.38%) Wireless
4 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 4 (15.38%) MPLS
4 4 (15.38%) VoIP
4 4 (15.38%) ADSL
5 2 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Build Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Design Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Integration Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Public Cloud
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) CRM
1 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) BCP
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Network Design
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) Icinga
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 4 (15.38%) F5
5 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) Citrix
7 1 (3.85%) SAP
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
7 1 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Lumension