Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 35 56
Rank change year-on-year -40 +21 +11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.09% 4.21% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 9.18% 32.47% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 1
Cardiff median daily rate £225 £230 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% -40.20%
10th Percentile £104 £158 £213
90th Percentile £427 £375 £238
South Wales median daily rate £416 £203 £375
% change year-on-year +105.05% -45.87% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £112.50 £22.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +402.68% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £112.50 £22.38 -
% change year-on-year +402.68% - -

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 98 77 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 11.91% 12.96% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 51 34
Cardiff median daily rate £394 £225 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -47.06% +28.79%
10th Percentile £146 £130 £97
90th Percentile £526 £388 £550
South Wales median daily rate £408 £195 £413
% change year-on-year +108.97% -52.73% +19.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 13
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £10.59 £11.17 £10.55
90th Percentile £132.63 £18.00 £16.20
South Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00

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 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) NAS
7 1 (11.11%) XenApp
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) Clustering
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) PKI
7 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
7 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) MCSE
7 1 (11.11%) MCSA
7 1 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) VMS
7 1 (11.11%) HP

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 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) System Design Authority
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) VMS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
1 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
1 1 (11.11%) Scrum
1 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
1 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
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 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper