The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 40 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.85% 2.94% 1.70%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 20.75% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 5
Median daily rate £160 £255 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.25% -32.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 Swindon region.

System Software Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 53 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.06% 14.17% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 45 32
Median daily rate £340 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Swindon region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Hyper-V
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 1 (33.33%) VMware