The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 55 45 44
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.10% 2.37% 3.55%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 19.67% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 23
Median daily rate £325 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -44.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £225 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £417
% change year-on-year -11.42% -16.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -25.00% +9.47%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 60 61 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 11.03% 12.06% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 65
Median daily rate £338 £238 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -31.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 23
Median hourly rate £15.68 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £39.00 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hyper-V in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Oxfordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Oxfordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Oxfordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Oxford -8 2 £350 +40.00% 8
Banbury - 1 £300 -
Bicester - 1 - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) Office 365
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (57.14%) Citrix
6 7 (50.00%) DHCP
6 7 (50.00%) DNS
6 7 (50.00%) VMware
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
7 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
7 6 (42.86%) vSphere
7 6 (42.86%) XenApp
7 6 (42.86%) SCCM
8 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
8 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
8 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
9 4 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (28.57%) AppDNA
9 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
9 4 (28.57%) Skype
9 4 (28.57%) BYOD
9 4 (28.57%) MS Office

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Office 365
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (14.29%) IaaS
4 2 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DHCP
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Skype
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) BYOD
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
7 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Service Design
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (42.86%) vSphere
3 6 (42.86%) XenApp
4 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) AppDNA
2 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
2 4 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Sophos
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
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