Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 78 86
Rank change year-on-year -28 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 29 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.35% 2.14% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 9.48% 15.13% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 15
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £387 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.57% +16.67% -24.05%
10th Percentile £306 £293 £268
90th Percentile £503 £525 £514
South East median daily rate £393 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.36% - -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £36.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year -38.36% +37.74% -11.67%

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 306 271 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.19% 14.12% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 132 85
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £378 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.66% -2.58% +9.93%
10th Percentile £148 £239 £219
90th Percentile £527 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £401 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £13.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -13.65%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.76 £10.70
90th Percentile £24.20 £18.00 £23.75
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -4.48%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -27 24 £417 +19.14% 2
High Wycombe -4 1 £350 -
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 26 (89.66%) VMware
3 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
3 22 (75.86%) ITIL
4 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
6 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (58.62%) ITIL V3
8 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
9 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
9 14 (48.28%) Linux
9 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
10 13 (44.83%) DV Cleared
10 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
11 12 (41.38%) Change Management
11 12 (41.38%) IIS
11 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (37.93%) MCSE
12 11 (37.93%) HP
12 11 (37.93%) Service Management
13 10 (34.48%) Cisco
13 10 (34.48%) Office 365
14 9 (31.03%) Virtual Environments
14 9 (31.03%) NetApp
14 9 (31.03%) ITSM
15 8 (27.59%) Firewall
15 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 (41.38%) IIS
2 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
3 7 (24.14%) Skype for Business
4 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
5 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (6.90%) Apache
7 1 (3.45%) IBM Domino
7 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) BIG-IP
3 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) Skype
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) NAS
5 2 (6.90%) Intranet
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security
5 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Architect
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Communications Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Messaging Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support
6 2 (6.90%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Server Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) JSON
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (48.28%) Linux
5 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
6 4 (13.79%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
8 2 (6.90%) Solaris
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.45%) CentOS
9 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.45%) SUSE
9 1 (3.45%) Unix
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) ITIL
2 17 (58.62%) ITIL V3
3 12 (41.38%) Change Management
3 12 (41.38%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (37.93%) Service Management
5 9 (31.03%) ITSM
5 9 (31.03%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (24.14%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
7 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
8 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
8 5 (17.24%) Migration
9 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
9 4 (13.79%) DevOps
9 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (10.34%) Project Management
11 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (55.17%) SC Cleared
3 13 (44.83%) DV Cleared
4 11 (37.93%) MCSE
5 8 (27.59%) MCP
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (24.14%) CCNA
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (13.79%) CCNP
7 4 (13.79%) MCSA
8 3 (10.34%) CCSP
8 3 (10.34%) MCITP
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (13.79%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (13.79%) NFS
4 4 (13.79%) UAG
4 4 (13.79%) XenApp
5 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
6 2 (6.90%) BitLocker
7 1 (3.45%) Docker
7 1 (3.45%) vCloud
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) SCOM
3 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
3 4 (13.79%) OVSD
3 4 (13.79%) SCSM
3 4 (13.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) Ansible
5 1 (3.45%) CFEngine
5 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) Puppet
5 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.45%) Unicenter
5 1 (3.45%) vRealize
5 1 (3.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) HP
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
5 9 (31.03%) NetApp
6 8 (27.59%) Symantec
7 7 (24.14%) Citrix
8 6 (20.69%) Forcepoint
9 5 (17.24%) ServiceNow
10 4 (13.79%) arcserve
10 4 (13.79%) F5
10 4 (13.79%) Remedy
10 4 (13.79%) Veeam
11 3 (10.34%) Computacenter
12 2 (6.90%) QNAP
12 2 (6.90%) Sun
13 1 (3.45%) CA
13 1 (3.45%) IBM
13 1 (3.45%) McAfee
13 1 (3.45%) Nimsoft