The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
Wales / South Wales
Rank 52 64 48
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.35% 0.86% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.25% 7.46% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £134 £170 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.32% +36.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £417
% change year-on-year -12.85% -16.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year -21.64% +2.10%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 89 67 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.75% 11.57% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 31 18
Median daily rate £225 £240 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -38.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £137 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +323.07% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in South Wales

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in South Wales

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 2 £134 -21.32% 1
Hyper-V
Wales

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Nessus
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) IT Governance

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) Packer
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Rundeck
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec