The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 52 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.69% 0.92% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 5.88% 11.94% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 6
Median daily rate £225 £343 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.30% +14.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £20.60 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+77.18% -6.36%
Hyper-V
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 67 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.76% 7.67% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 35 30
Median daily rate £350 £339 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% -9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £215 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -16.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.80 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £26.40 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Wales

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Wales - 2 - -
South Wales +7 1 - -
Mid Wales +4 1 £225 -18.18% 1
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (55.56%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) Server Building
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) SCOM
6 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (22.22%) XenApp
6 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Server Building
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco