Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 56 59
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.12% 2.34% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 8.65% 15.57% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Cardiff median daily rate £413 £425 £134
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +217.76% -21.32%
10th Percentile £391 £381 £120
90th Percentile £438 £490 £150
South Wales median daily rate £375 £425 £134
% change year-on-year -11.76% +217.76% -21.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £142.50 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £142.50 - -

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 104 122 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 12.90% 15.04% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 71 46
Cardiff median daily rate £385 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +77.78% -16.67%
10th Percentile £108 £148 £138
90th Percentile £488 £490 £425
South Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £225
% change year-on-year +6.25% +77.78% -33.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.14 £15.00 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.77% +34.29% -14.08%
South Wales median hourly rate £14.14 £13.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.73% -65.56% +190.38%

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Clustering
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (55.56%) Converged Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (55.56%) IT Strategy
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (11.11%) Presales
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
1 5 (55.56%) Converged Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) IT Strategy
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Clustering
1 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix