Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 64 94
Rank change year-on-year -46 +30 -15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 24 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.05% 2.40% 1.31%
As % of the System Software category 6.90% 17.24% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 19
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £404 £345 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.10% -15.65% +7.77%
10th Percentile £293 £293 £248
90th Percentile £502 £438 £538
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £55.65 £26.50
% change year-on-year -67.65% +110.00% +17.78%

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 348 232 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.16% 13.93% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 121 76
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £385 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £140 £235 £180
90th Percentile £500 £500 £531
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 23
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £13.11 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.93% -18.06% +23.08%
10th Percentile £9.43 £8.74 £9.35
90th Percentile £38.20 £18.00 £30.00
South East median hourly rate £16.64 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.92% -14.29% +9.38%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -45 19 £404 +17.10% 3
High Wycombe - 1 £350 - 2
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) VMware
3 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
4 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
5 16 (66.67%) ITIL V3
5 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (66.67%) ITIL
5 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (58.33%) HP
8 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
8 13 (54.17%) Linux
8 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
9 11 (45.83%) Virtual Environments
9 11 (45.83%) Service Management
9 11 (45.83%) ITSM
10 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (41.67%) Office 365
11 9 (37.50%) Symantec
11 9 (37.50%) MCSE
12 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 8 (33.33%) IIS
12 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (33.33%) DV Cleared
13 7 (29.17%) SCOM
13 7 (29.17%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office

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 (33.33%) IIS
1 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 3 (12.50%) Apache
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Domino
5 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (41.67%) Office 365
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (12.50%) Skype
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Communications Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Architect
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (54.17%) Linux
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 3 (12.50%) Solaris
7 2 (8.33%) Unix
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Android
8 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.17%) CentOS
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.17%) SUSE
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 11 (45.83%) ITSM
2 11 (45.83%) Service Management
2 11 (45.83%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) DevOps
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.50%) CRM
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.33%) Server Building
8 1 (4.17%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
1 17 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (37.50%) MCSE
4 8 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (16.67%) CCNA
6 4 (16.67%) CCSP
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (16.67%) MCITP
7 3 (12.50%) MCP
8 2 (8.33%) MCSA
9 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (29.17%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (16.67%) NFS
4 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
5 1 (4.17%) vCloud
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCOM
2 6 (25.00%) SCCM
3 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (16.67%) OVSD
3 4 (16.67%) SCSM
4 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 3 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) Ansible
6 1 (4.17%) CFEngine
6 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (4.17%) Puppet
6 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
6 1 (4.17%) Unicenter
6 1 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) HP
3 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) Symantec
5 7 (29.17%) ServiceNow
6 6 (25.00%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) NetApp
8 4 (16.67%) arcserve
8 4 (16.67%) Veeam
9 3 (12.50%) F5
9 3 (12.50%) Sun
10 2 (8.33%) StorageTek
11 1 (4.17%) Apple
11 1 (4.17%) CA
11 1 (4.17%) Cisco
11 1 (4.17%) Dell
11 1 (4.17%) EMC
11 1 (4.17%) Lotus
11 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 1 (4.17%) SunGard