Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 47 51
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.44% 1.83% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 2.30% 11.11% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Somerset median daily rate £175 £400 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +63.27% -53.33%
10th Percentile £163 £375 £237
90th Percentile £188 £425 £250
South West median daily rate £358 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +2.14% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £47.50 -
South West median hourly rate £85.50 £47.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +80.00% +72.73% +32.21%

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 87 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.16% 16.51% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 25
Somerset median daily rate £230 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.67% +30.43% +12.75%
10th Percentile £106 £115 £171
90th Percentile £494 £556 £490
South West median daily rate £395 £355 £360
% change year-on-year +11.27% -1.39% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 17
Somerset median hourly rate £18.25 £47.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.58% +196.88% -20.73%
10th Percentile £14.25 £22.93 £12.80
90th Percentile £22.25 £49.25 £23.35
South West median hourly rate £18.50 £15.78 £15.88
% change year-on-year +17.27% -0.63% -9.29%

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 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 16 July 2018. 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 +2 1 £175 -56.25%
Clevedon +1 1 - -
Hyper-V
South West

For the 6 months to 16 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) VMware