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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 36 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.38% - 1.91%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+41.81% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.36%
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
16 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.11% 7.71% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 15
Average daily rate £175 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.25 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) SaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Intune
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Intune
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk