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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 64 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.34% 1.86% 1.36%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 17.14% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 5
Average daily rate
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£285 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.80 £22.35 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.91% -10.62%
Hyper-V
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
42 70 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.20% 10.84% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 29
Average daily rate £305 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £150 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £14.88 £12.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £17.50 £15.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 2 £285 +119.23% 1
Hyper-V
Wales

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus