The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 22 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 35
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.84% 0.58% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 13.95% 3.39% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £313 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.00% -25.59%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +6.92% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £23.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year +102.12% +10.58%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 43 59 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 13.19% 17.00% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 43 15
Median daily rate £330 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £143 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Median hourly rate - - £20.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Swindon

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Swindon over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Swindon

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
3 5 (55.56%) FlexPod
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) COM
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) CCNP
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
6 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (11.11%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard