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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 37 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 0.60% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 2.86% 8.33% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £285 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +119.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+31.76% -3.40%
Hyper-V
South Wales

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
35 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.54% 7.14% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 13
Median daily rate £350 £265 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £170 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £398 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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 25 June 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (83.33%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (83.33%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Server Building
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) NHS

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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) VMware