Period
to 23 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 56 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 -15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 20 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.12% 0.52% 1.07%
As % of the System Software category 21.74% 4.76% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Cardiff median daily rate £380 £138 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +176.36% -63.46% +67.22%
10th Percentile £199 £121 £216
90th Percentile £432 £220 £385
South Wales median daily rate £348 £181 £385
% change year-on-year +91.72% -52.92% -9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 92 63 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 14.35% 10.94% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 55
Cardiff median daily rate £373 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.43% +7.69% +4.84%
10th Percentile £129 £120 £138
90th Percentile £476 £550 £413
South Wales median daily rate £375 £413 £325
% change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 8
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.50 £11.17 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.86% -14.08% +13.04%
10th Percentile £11.57 £10.73 £10.43
90th Percentile £18.75 £17.15 £18.60
South Wales median hourly rate £13.25 £11.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +15.22% -11.54% +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 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Citrix
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) Migration
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (40.00%) NHS
7 7 (35.00%) ITIL
7 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (30.00%) XenApp
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) HP
8 6 (30.00%) Dell
9 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (25.00%) Office 365
10 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (20.00%) SIEM
10 4 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
10 4 (20.00%) Refactoring
10 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
10 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
10 4 (20.00%) IIS
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.00%) SQL
11 3 (15.00%) DNS
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Architect
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Deskside Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) NHS
2 4 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) SIEM
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Proactive Management
6 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) XenApp
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.00%) iptables
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Citrix
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) Dell
4 6 (30.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Lotus
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Ivanti
6 1 (5.00%) NVIDIA