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 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 40 37 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.87% 1.54% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 13.16% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £525 £303 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.55% -27.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £417
% change year-on-year -12.85% -16.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 39 38 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 11.27% 11.69% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 19
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £400 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £14.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £43.60 £21.00
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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Swindon

Hyper-V
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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 Swindon region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

Hyper-V
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard