Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 112 96
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16 -15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 27 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.49% 0.89% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 8.01% 6.41% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 13
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £378 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.71% +34.62% -20.15%
10th Percentile £363 £228 £261
90th Percentile £433 £545 £520
South East median daily rate £379 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +1.07% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £55.65 £43.28
% change year-on-year -59.57% +28.58% +179.23%

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 337 312 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.63% 13.95% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 159 110
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £128 £211
90th Percentile £500 £500 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 35 34
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.94% +37.30% -15.04%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.49 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.25 £51.50 £19.50
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £17.31 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.00% +15.42% -14.29%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +20 27 £378 -8.48% 4
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (59.26%) PowerShell
5 16 (59.26%) DV Cleared
5 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
7 12 (44.44%) Cisco
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (37.04%) IIS
9 10 (37.04%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (37.04%) Office 365
9 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
10 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 8 (29.63%) ITIL
11 8 (29.63%) Citrix
11 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
12 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
12 7 (25.93%) Server Building
12 7 (25.93%) SCVMM
12 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (25.93%) SQL
12 7 (25.93%) Change Management
12 7 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (25.93%) Server Management
13 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
13 6 (22.22%) VBScript

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 (37.04%) IIS
2 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Office 365
2 5 (18.52%) Akamai
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
1 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Project Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 4 (14.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
6 3 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (7.41%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Change Management
3 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
3 7 (25.93%) Server Building
3 7 (25.93%) Server Management
4 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
5 5 (18.52%) ITSM
5 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
6 4 (14.81%) Information Security
6 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
6 4 (14.81%) ISMS
6 4 (14.81%) Security Management
6 4 (14.81%) Task Automation
7 3 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) CCA
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (14.81%) MCTS
5 4 (14.81%) VCAP
5 4 (14.81%) VCP4
5 4 (14.81%) VCP5
6 3 (11.11%) CCNA
6 3 (11.11%) CCNP
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (11.11%) MCSA
7 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (37.04%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (14.81%) vCloud
4 4 (14.81%) vSphere
4 4 (14.81%) XenServer
5 3 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (11.11%) UAG
6 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
6 2 (7.41%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) SCVMM
2 5 (18.52%) OVSD
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (14.81%) SCCM
3 4 (14.81%) vCenter Server
4 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.41%) SCSM
5 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) Citrix
5 5 (18.52%) F5
5 5 (18.52%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Forcepoint
6 3 (11.11%) Lumension
6 3 (11.11%) Remedy
7 2 (7.41%) arcserve
7 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) Veeam