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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 0.40% 1.55%
As % of the System Software category 6.12% 6.06% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £134 £170 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.32% -60.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £170 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £335 £358
% change year-on-year
-0.74% -6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%

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
49 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 10.34% 6.52% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 24
Median daily rate £194 £205 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% -54.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £128 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £380 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 10
Median hourly rate £11.17 £12.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.39% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +15 2 £134 -21.32% 4
Newport - 1 - - 1
Hyper-V
Wales

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) iPhone
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) ADSL
4 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (16.67%) Sonatype

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) PowerHA
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
1 1 (16.67%) Packer
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Rundeck
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Sonatype
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec