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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 37 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 1 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.37% 2.43% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 3.13% 25.58% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £225 £385 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.55% +220.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -16.66%
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
32 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.72% 9.51% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 26
Median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.10 £8.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.30 £15.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 30 September 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic