The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 27 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.77% 0.37% -
As % of the System Software category 19.23% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£515 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £321 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.94% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.80 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.19% 7.69% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 15
Average daily rate £375 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £375 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
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 Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Slough region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) NAS
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) FlexPod
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
5 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (16.67%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (16.67%) SnapMirror
5 1 (16.67%) SnapVault
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
1 4 (66.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) CLARiiON
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (16.67%) SRDF
3 1 (16.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (16.67%) SnapMirror
2 1 (16.67%) SnapVault
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) PlateSpin
3 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) EMC