Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 December 2017 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 > Somerset
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 49 71
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.80% 0.22% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 1.43% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £320 - -
South West median daily rate £390 £263 £300
% change year-on-year +48.57% -12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.15% +209.52% -
10th Percentile £46.25 £31.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £33.75 £10.75
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £28.75 £55.25
% change year-on-year -16.52% -47.96% +143.50%

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 Somerset with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 96 70 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.32% 15.15% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 14
Somerset median daily rate £235 £299 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.34% +14.90% -10.34%
10th Percentile £101 £105 £208
90th Percentile £488 £440 £407
South West median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 5
Somerset median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +23.08% -35.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £10.65
90th Percentile £24.50 £32.03 £38.25
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -28.21% +6.85%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Somerset

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Somerset

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Somerset

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Somerset

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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
Bath -5 3 £320 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Hyper-V
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Squid
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) RIA
4 1 (25.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Samba
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
2 1 (25.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Webmin
1 1 (25.00%) Xymon
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat