Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 22 February 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 92 107
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 -12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 28 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.93% 0.74% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 12.73% 6.88% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 5
Wales median daily rate £390 £525 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +208.82% -60.58%
10th Percentile £214 £123 £162
90th Percentile £490 £638 £376
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £358
% change year-on-year - -2.10% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £22.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year -3.37% -17.59% +3.85%

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 Wales with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 220 160 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.13% 10.83% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 97 88
Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £132 £148 £138
90th Percentile £528 £568 £453
UK median daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 22
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £12.25 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.12% -3.92% +6.25%
10th Percentile £10.18 £10.75 £9.35
90th Percentile £20.00 £77.50 £16.45
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Wales

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Wales

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Wales over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Wales

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Wales

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
South Wales +22 25 £390 +183.64% 7
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) Citrix
3 15 (53.57%) Migration
4 13 (46.43%) Load Balancing
5 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (39.29%) ITIL
6 11 (39.29%) NHS
7 10 (35.71%) HP
7 10 (35.71%) Dell
8 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
9 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
9 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (25.00%) Office 365
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
11 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
12 5 (17.86%) IIS
12 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (17.86%) Service Management
12 5 (17.86%) XenApp
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
13 4 (14.29%) SIEM
13 4 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (14.29%) Refactoring
13 4 (14.29%) SQL
14 3 (10.71%) SQL Server

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) BIG-IP
2 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Architect
2 11 (39.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 4 (14.29%) VMware Architect
5 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Migration Architect
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Deskside Support
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.57%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) NHS
2 4 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Migration
2 13 (46.43%) Load Balancing
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) PRINCE2
5 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
7 4 (14.29%) Refactoring
7 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) SIEM
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.14%) Proactive Management
8 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.57%) Presales
9 1 (3.57%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.86%) XenApp
4 3 (10.71%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) iptables
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (64.29%) Citrix
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Dell
3 10 (35.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Lotus
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) McAfee
6 1 (3.57%) NVIDIA
6 1 (3.57%) PlateSpin
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec