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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 54 63
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.65% 1.76% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 16.87% 14.29% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 4
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £385 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +6.92% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £23.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year +102.12% +10.58%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 83 105 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.80% 12.35% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 68 44
Median daily rate £390 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +12.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £255 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £493 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Median hourly rate £34.00 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.33% -27.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 22 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 11 (78.57%) VMware
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Apache
3 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) Unix
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) F5
6 5 (35.71%) High Availability
6 5 (35.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (35.71%) Clustering
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (35.71%) PlateSpin
6 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) JBoss
6 5 (35.71%) AIX
6 5 (35.71%) HPUX
6 5 (35.71%) Solaris
6 5 (35.71%) J2EE
6 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
6 5 (35.71%) Veritas
6 5 (35.71%) iPlanet
6 5 (35.71%) Sun

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 8 (57.14%) Apache
1 8 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) iPlanet
2 5 (35.71%) JBoss
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
3 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
5 2 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) FCoE
4 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Trainee Operations Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) AIX
5 5 (35.71%) HPUX
5 5 (35.71%) Solaris
6 4 (28.57%) SUSE
7 2 (14.29%) CentOS
7 2 (14.29%) Debian
7 2 (14.29%) VMS
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) High Availability
1 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Kanban
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C-shell
4 1 (7.14%) Korn
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) KVM
3 5 (35.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (28.57%) Xen
4 4 (28.57%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Bcfg2
2 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (35.71%) F5
4 5 (35.71%) PlateSpin
4 5 (35.71%) Sun
4 5 (35.71%) Veritas
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) Veeam
7 2 (14.29%) arcserve
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) Canon
8 1 (7.14%) Cognos
8 1 (7.14%) Opsware