Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 94 88
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 35 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.82% 1.63% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 11.33% 11.97% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 14
Bristol median daily rate £363 £353 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.84% -4.73% +23.33%
10th Percentile £226 £261 £269
90th Percentile £525 £428 £446
South West median daily rate £438 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £175.00 -
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £175.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -76.00% +351.61% +19.23%

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 309 284 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.11% 13.63% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 170 135
Bristol median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.58% +9.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £150 £171 £154
90th Percentile £588 £514 £545
South West median daily rate £439 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +9.69% +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 9
Bristol median hourly rate £12.93 £37.55 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.58% +15.54% +145.28%
10th Percentile £11.13 £12.98 £12.13
90th Percentile £20.08 £173.45 £46.15
South West median hourly rate £21.15 £18.69 £18.00
% change year-on-year +13.16% +3.83% +17.23%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Bristol

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Bristol

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Bristol

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 26 (74.29%) VMware
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 23 (65.71%) Windows Server
4 20 (57.14%) Office 365
5 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (31.43%) Azure
6 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
7 10 (28.57%) Citrix
8 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
8 9 (25.71%) SCVMM
8 9 (25.71%) SCCM
8 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (22.86%) Public Cloud
9 8 (22.86%) Clustering
9 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
9 8 (22.86%) Linux
10 7 (20.00%) Dell
10 7 (20.00%) Migration
10 7 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (17.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
11 6 (17.14%) vSphere
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (17.14%) ITIL

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (57.14%) Office 365
2 11 (31.43%) Azure
3 6 (17.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (14.29%) IaaS
4 5 (14.29%) PaaS
4 5 (14.29%) SaaS
5 4 (11.43%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
1 4 (11.43%) Wireless
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) Skype
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) NAS
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) DHCP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2017
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Designer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.86%) Clustering
2 8 (22.86%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.86%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.43%) Patch Management
5 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
6 3 (8.57%) Machine Learning
6 3 (8.57%) Security Hardening
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (2.86%) Project Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Server Management
7 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.86%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) MCSE
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.43%) Degree
5 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (25.71%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (17.14%) vSphere
4 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.57%) Docker
5 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
1 9 (25.71%) SCVMM
2 7 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (14.29%) SCOM
5 3 (8.57%) AirWatch
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (8.57%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.86%) PowerCLI
6 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) VMware
2 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Dell
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.43%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.86%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (2.86%) Rapid7
7 1 (2.86%) Varonis