Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 105 97
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 20 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.01% 1.26% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 7.33% 9.22% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 11
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £479 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.67% +18.27% +1.25%
10th Percentile £361 £315 £300
90th Percentile £501 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £52.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -57.14% +191.67% -40.00%

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 273 293 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.74% 13.67% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 144 115
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +12.24%
10th Percentile £196 £158 £250
90th Percentile £556 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 30
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.94% +50.00% -22.58%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.93 £8.50
90th Percentile £18.33 £57.63 £19.93
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.13
% change year-on-year +3.03% +9.09% -9.23%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 +2 18 £380 -20.67% 2
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) ITIL
4 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (60.00%) DV Cleared
5 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 10 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (50.00%) ITIL V3
7 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (50.00%) Linux
7 10 (50.00%) IIS
8 9 (45.00%) Cisco
8 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (45.00%) NetApp
8 9 (45.00%) Change Management
9 8 (40.00%) Service Management
9 8 (40.00%) SLA
9 8 (40.00%) Citrix
9 8 (40.00%) Office 365
10 7 (35.00%) SQL
11 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (30.00%) SharePoint

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 10 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (30.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) IaaS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
2 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.00%) NAS
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support
3 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 10 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (45.00%) Change Management
4 8 (40.00%) Service Management
5 6 (30.00%) ITSM
6 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.00%) Change Control
8 3 (15.00%) Critical Thinking
8 3 (15.00%) CRM
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (25.00%) MCP
5 5 (25.00%) MCSE
6 4 (20.00%) CCNA
6 4 (20.00%) CCNP
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (20.00%) MCSA
6 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (20.00%) UAG
4 4 (20.00%) XenApp
5 3 (15.00%) ISA Server
6 2 (10.00%) BitLocker
6 2 (10.00%) NFS
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) OVSD
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.00%) SCSM
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) NetApp
4 8 (40.00%) Citrix
5 6 (30.00%) Forcepoint
5 6 (30.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) Remedy
7 3 (15.00%) Computacenter
7 3 (15.00%) Lumension
7 3 (15.00%) Symantec
8 2 (10.00%) arcserve
8 2 (10.00%) QNAP
8 2 (10.00%) Veeam
9 1 (5.00%) F5
9 1 (5.00%) McAfee
9 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow