Period
to 19 January 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 January 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 87 95
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 31 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.47% 1.26% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 10.88% 12.00% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 7
Bristol median daily rate £375 £425 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +61.90% -19.23%
10th Percentile £266 £270 £238
90th Percentile £415 £456 £345
South West median daily rate £375 £425 £263
% change year-on-year -11.76% +61.90% -8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate - - £33.50
South West median hourly rate £19.17 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -20.14% -4.00% -54.75%

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 285 200 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.51% 10.54% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 137 107
Bristol median daily rate £400 £338 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +16.38% +5.45%
10th Percentile £180 £160 £123
90th Percentile £550 £588 £523
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 17
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +167.86% -15.15% -10.81%
10th Percentile £13.41 £11.75 £9.95
90th Percentile £46.35 £43.00 £79.50
South West median hourly rate £19.65 £18.06 £14.00
% change year-on-year +8.76% +29.02% -33.33%

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 January 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

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

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 Bristol region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 2 £394 -
Hyper-V
South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
4 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (35.48%) Office 365
7 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (29.03%) SAN
8 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.81%) Linux
9 8 (25.81%) SQL
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco
11 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
11 6 (19.35%) CentOS
11 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
12 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
12 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
12 5 (16.13%) Puppet
12 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
12 5 (16.13%) CCNA
12 5 (16.13%) Citrix
12 5 (16.13%) MySQL
12 5 (16.13%) Perl
13 4 (12.90%) 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 4 (12.90%) Apache
1 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (35.48%) Office 365
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) iSCSI
3 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) GitLab
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.23%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.23%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) IT Technical Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) LAMP
2 3 (9.68%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (9.68%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Private Cloud
2 3 (9.68%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) CentOS
5 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Debian
7 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
7 3 (9.68%) Unix
8 2 (6.45%) VMS
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) Security Hardening
6 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Application Rationalisation
7 1 (3.23%) Budget Control
7 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.23%) Decision-Making
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
3 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.13%) Perl
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) NFS
3 3 (9.68%) Samba
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
4 2 (6.45%) UAG
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Dell
5 3 (9.68%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp