The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.68% 0.38% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 7.81% 5.17% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £320 £388 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +51.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £338 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £438 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-36.42% +34.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 58 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.76% 7.37% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 33
Median daily rate £313 £285 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -32.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £120 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +83.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £34.10 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Clustering
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) Sun
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) SNMP
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Support
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Migration
1 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (8.33%) Security Hardening
1 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCA
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Sun
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Dell KACE
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Google