The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank - 53 40
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 1.89% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category - 15.38% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £300 £368
% change year-on-year
+15.82% -18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £23.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.46% -2.12%
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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 South Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
36 78 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.77% 12.30% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 46 25
Average daily rate £305 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £171 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £14.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.86%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Symantec
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (37.50%) Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Lync
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
1 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Change Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Intune
2 1 (12.50%) ARCserve
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Lotus