Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 52 92
Rank change year-on-year -47 +40 -4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 43 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.84% 3.48% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 6.22% 25.90% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 9
Wales median daily rate £363 £280 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.46% -46.67% +39.53%
10th Percentile £111 £166 £212
90th Percentile £480 £390 £638
UK median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Wales median hourly rate £112.50 £22.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +402.68% - -
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.19 £28.50
% change year-on-year +1.46% -25.65% +50.00%

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 225 166 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 13.47% 13.44% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 108 89
Wales median daily rate £400 £240 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -43.53% +24.09%
10th Percentile £174 £123 £134
90th Percentile £575 £438 £591
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 30
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.81% +17.23%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £31.23 £18.75 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.70 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.19% +6.03% -1.56%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -44 13 £373 +33.04% 8
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Office 365
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) PKI
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) MCSE
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) VBScript
6 3 (21.43%) VB
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) HNC
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
6 3 (21.43%) Electronics
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning

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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) System Design Authority
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) VMS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
1 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
1 3 (21.43%) Server Management
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) MODAF
3 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) VB
2 3 (21.43%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) HNC
4 1 (7.14%) CLAS
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PMP
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) McAfee
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
3 2 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper