Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 July 2018 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 43 64
Rank change year-on-year -24 +21 -5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.10% 2.91% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 10.34% 19.19% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 2
Cardiff median daily rate £475 £280 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.64% +64.71% -50.36%
10th Percentile £221 £165 £161
90th Percentile £490 £375 £180
South Wales median daily rate £450 £203 £170
% change year-on-year +121.67% +19.41% -50.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £22.38 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £22.38 -

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 Cardiff with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 87 99 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 10.61% 15.14% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 72 37
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £225 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.78% -40.00% +22.95%
10th Percentile £159 £141 £106
90th Percentile £494 £423 £475
South Wales median daily rate £425 £200 £350
% change year-on-year +112.50% -42.86% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 12
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% +13.04%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.10 £11.43
90th Percentile £18.80 £18.56 £18.88
South Wales median hourly rate £12.49 £55.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -77.30% +323.08% +8.33%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Cardiff

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Cardiff

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) PMP
6 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) NHS
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) PKI
6 1 (11.11%) PlateSpin
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) System Design Authority
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) VMS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Server Building
4 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) PlateSpin