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 3 months to 30 April 2017 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 71 81
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 13 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 1.04% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 8.67% 10.00% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Median daily rate £500 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £300 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £395
% change year-on-year -1.51% -16.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.64% -7.44%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 150 110 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.20% 10.36% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 56 39
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +4.16% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 21
Median hourly rate £17.46 £12.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.50% -53.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.05 £9.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.15 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 10 £500 +66.66% 5
High Wycombe +5 1 - -
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 36 (87.80%) Active Directory
3 32 (78.05%) SC Cleared
3 32 (78.05%) Security Cleared
4 31 (75.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (60.98%) Windows Server
7 20 (48.78%) VMware
8 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (39.02%) ITIL
9 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (34.15%) MCSA
10 14 (34.15%) Virtual Environments
11 12 (29.27%) Change Management
11 12 (29.27%) Unified Communications
12 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (26.83%) Cisco
13 10 (24.39%) CCNP
13 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
13 10 (24.39%) SCCM
13 10 (24.39%) Windows 10
14 9 (21.95%) DNS
15 8 (19.51%) HP
15 8 (19.51%) Citrix
15 8 (19.51%) DHCP
15 8 (19.51%) SQL
15 8 (19.51%) VMware Workstation
15 8 (19.51%) Replication
15 8 (19.51%) Skype for Business

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 8 (19.51%) Skype for Business
2 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
3 6 (14.63%) IIS
3 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Unified Communications
2 9 (21.95%) DNS
3 8 (19.51%) DHCP
4 6 (14.63%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) LAN
4 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 6 (14.63%) WAN
5 5 (12.20%) BIG-IP
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (9.76%) Skype
7 1 (2.44%) BGP
7 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.44%) IPv4
7 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.44%) OSPF
7 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Big Data
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MSI
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Wintel Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Active Directory Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Packager
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Messaging Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Replication
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (60.98%) Windows Server
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (24.39%) Windows 10
7 7 (17.07%) Linux
8 4 (9.76%) Unix
8 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
8 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.88%) CentOS
10 1 (2.44%) Debian
10 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (29.27%) Change Management
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL V3
5 7 (17.07%) ITSM
5 7 (17.07%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) Server Building
6 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Analytics
8 4 (9.76%) Converged Infrastructure
8 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
9 3 (7.32%) Migration
10 1 (2.44%) CRM
10 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.44%) Network Design
10 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.44%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (78.05%) SC Cleared
1 32 (78.05%) Security Cleared
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (34.15%) MCSA
4 10 (24.39%) CCNP
4 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (17.07%) MCP
5 7 (17.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (14.63%) CCNA
6 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
7 4 (9.76%) CCIE
7 4 (9.76%) MCSE
8 3 (7.32%) MCDBA
9 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (87.80%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.51%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (19.51%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (12.20%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (12.20%) ISA Server
4 5 (12.20%) UAG
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.44%) vCloud
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) OVSD
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) VMware
2 11 (26.83%) Cisco
3 8 (19.51%) Citrix
3 8 (19.51%) HP
4 6 (14.63%) Forcepoint
5 5 (12.20%) F5
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) ServiceNow
7 3 (7.32%) Remedy
8 2 (4.88%) Computacenter
8 2 (4.88%) Dell
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.44%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.44%) EqualLogic
9 1 (2.44%) Veeam
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago