Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 101 69
Rank change year-on-year +42 -32 +19
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 43 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.90% 1.32% 2.26%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 9.80% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 32
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £380 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +8.96% +6.90%
10th Percentile £314 £305 £293
90th Percentile £446 £495 £523
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £346
% change year-on-year +4.67% +8.30% -1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £54.08
% change year-on-year +38.89% -66.71% +70.31%

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 301 296 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.27% 13.52% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 139 130
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.39% -1.68%
10th Percentile £159 £146 £288
90th Percentile £503 £510 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 32
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +27.27% -14.06%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.87 £8.81
90th Percentile £43.00 £35.50 £18.00
South East median hourly rate £15.83 £15.93 £15.25
% change year-on-year -0.63% +4.46% -10.29%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Buckinghamshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Buckinghamshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Buckinghamshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Buckinghamshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +43 41 £383 -2.86% 6
Aylesbury - 2 £390 -
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 39 (90.70%) VMware
2 32 (74.42%) Windows
3 31 (72.09%) Security Cleared
3 31 (72.09%) Windows Server
4 29 (67.44%) DV Cleared
5 27 (62.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
7 21 (48.84%) Office 365
8 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
10 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
11 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (34.88%) PowerShell
13 14 (32.56%) Cisco
14 13 (30.23%) SCVMM
15 12 (27.91%) SCCM
15 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (27.91%) IIS
15 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
16 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
16 11 (25.58%) Server Building
17 10 (23.26%) Patch Management
17 10 (23.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (23.26%) Virtual Machines
17 10 (23.26%) Server Management
18 9 (20.93%) Citrix
18 9 (20.93%) Clustering
18 9 (20.93%) Change Management

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (27.91%) IIS
2 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.65%) Apache
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (48.84%) Office 365
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.63%) Akamai
4 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 8 (18.60%) Unified Communications
3 4 (9.30%) DHCP
3 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) SAN
5 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.33%) NAS
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
6 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (11.63%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.93%) Clustering
3 6 (13.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 31 (72.09%) Windows Server
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.33%) Solaris
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Incident Management
2 11 (25.58%) Server Building
3 10 (23.26%) Patch Management
3 10 (23.26%) Server Management
4 9 (20.93%) Change Management
5 8 (18.60%) Information Security
5 8 (18.60%) Presales
6 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.95%) Task Automation
7 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.30%) Information Security Management
7 4 (9.30%) ISMS
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL
7 4 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (9.30%) Security Management
8 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Antivirus Management
9 2 (4.65%) Re-Platforming
9 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) VBScript
3 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) Security Cleared
2 29 (67.44%) DV Cleared
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (23.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (13.95%) CCA
5 6 (13.95%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (13.95%) MCTS
5 6 (13.95%) VCAP
5 6 (13.95%) VCP4
5 6 (13.95%) VCP5
6 4 (9.30%) CCNA
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.98%) CCNP
7 3 (6.98%) MCITP
7 3 (6.98%) MCSA
7 3 (6.98%) MCSE
7 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) CCSP
8 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) GDPR
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 27 (62.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
3 10 (23.26%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (13.95%) vCloud
4 6 (13.95%) vSphere
4 6 (13.95%) XenServer
5 3 (6.98%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (6.98%) UAG
6 2 (4.65%) ISA Server
6 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCVMM
2 12 (27.91%) SCCM
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (13.95%) vCenter Server
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (6.98%) SCOM
5 2 (4.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) VMware
2 24 (55.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) Cisco
4 9 (20.93%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) F5
6 3 (6.98%) Forcepoint
6 3 (6.98%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Remedy
7 2 (4.65%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.33%) StorageTek
8 1 (2.33%) Sun