Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 69 79
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 43 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.50% 3.15% 2.23%
As % of the System Software category 18.94% 21.05% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 17
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £239 £259 £304
90th Percentile £473 £438 £480
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £145.00 £17.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +752.94% -35.85% +26.19%
10th Percentile £130.00 £16.50 £18.10
90th Percentile £160.00 £17.50 £34.90
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £43.28 £15.50
% change year-on-year -58.41% +179.23% -31.11%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 227 190 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.46% 14.95% 16.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 114 153
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% +1.69%
10th Percentile £170 £178 £143
90th Percentile £538 £475 £500
South East median daily rate £394 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.07% +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 22
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £16.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.39% +3.58% -6.29%
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +12.90%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Oxford +2 29 £375 -6.25% 5
Kidlington - 5 £375 -
Banbury +1 4 £300 -29.41% 1
Thame - 2 £431 -
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 41 (95.35%) Windows
1 41 (95.35%) VMware
2 38 (88.37%) Active Directory
3 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
4 27 (62.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
6 24 (55.81%) DHCP
6 24 (55.81%) DNS
7 23 (53.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (51.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (39.53%) Office 365
9 17 (39.53%) Change Management
9 17 (39.53%) Problem Management
9 17 (39.53%) SCCM
10 16 (37.21%) NetApp
11 15 (34.88%) SCOM
11 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
12 14 (32.56%) ITIL
13 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (30.23%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (30.23%) NetBackup
14 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
14 11 (25.58%) Clustering
14 11 (25.58%) LDAP
14 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (23.26%) McAfee
15 10 (23.26%) Replication
15 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
15 10 (23.26%) Remote Desktop

Hyper-V
Co-occurring 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 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) Office 365
2 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (6.98%) IaaS
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
5 2 (4.65%) SaaS
6 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) DHCP
1 24 (55.81%) DNS
2 11 (25.58%) LDAP
3 10 (23.26%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (20.93%) Kerberos
5 7 (16.28%) SAN
6 4 (9.30%) LAN
7 3 (6.98%) Firewall
7 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
7 3 (6.98%) WAN
8 2 (4.65%) Network Security
8 2 (4.65%) VPN
9 1 (2.33%) Skype
9 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.33%) VLAN
9 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Active Directory Engineer
1 8 (18.60%) SCCM Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Azure Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.98%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Clustering
2 10 (23.26%) Replication
3 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
5 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
7 2 (4.65%) User Experience
7 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Windows Server
3 22 (51.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.95%) Linux
7 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.98%) Unix
9 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (39.53%) Change Management
2 17 (39.53%) Problem Management
3 14 (32.56%) ITIL
4 11 (25.58%) Incident Management
5 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
6 7 (16.28%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (16.28%) Patch Management
6 7 (16.28%) Project Management
7 6 (13.95%) Migration
8 5 (11.63%) Proactive Management
9 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.98%) Change Control
10 3 (6.98%) Demand Management
10 3 (6.98%) High Availability
10 3 (6.98%) Network Design
10 3 (6.98%) Storage Virtualisation
10 3 (6.98%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.28%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (6.98%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (88.37%) Active Directory
2 27 (62.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (30.23%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.30%) vSphere
4 4 (9.30%) XenApp
4 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.98%) XenServer
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) SCCM
2 15 (34.88%) SCOM
3 13 (30.23%) NetBackup
4 9 (20.93%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (95.35%) VMware
2 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (37.21%) NetApp
4 10 (23.26%) McAfee
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco
5 6 (13.95%) HP
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) CommVault
7 1 (2.33%) F5
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Sophos