The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 36 53 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.71% 0.51% 1.61%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 7.41% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £134 £170 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.32% -47.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £170 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £170 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cardiff region.

System Software Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.68% 6.92% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 10
Median daily rate £145 £200 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £130 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £325 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 5
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Server Support
3 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic