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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 49 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.56% 0.38% -
As % of the System Software category 14.71% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £170 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £390 £275
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +41.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
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
34 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.59% 6.11% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 20
Median daily rate £170 £175 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £145 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £335 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £10.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Server Building
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere