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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank - 66 44
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 1.49% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category - 14.63% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 3
Average daily rate
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- £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -12.38%
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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
55 82 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.11% 10.16% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 31
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 £129 £160 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Average hourly rate £14.19 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.34% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £11.18 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.81 £13.75 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) MCP
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) CRM
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (33.33%) Lync
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Change Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESX
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Intune
2 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) McAfee
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (11.11%) LANDesk