The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 55 56 55
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.94% 0.92% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 8.82% 6.19% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £525 £359 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.34% -14.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £415
% change year-on-year -12.85% -15.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.25 £23.63
% change year-on-year -21.64% +2.64%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 68 97 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 10.63% 14.90% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 54 31
Median daily rate £325 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 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 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £19.50 £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 Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Wiltshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Wiltshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Chippenham +3 2 - -
Swindon -3 2 £525 +48.93% 1
Hyper-V
South West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Docker
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 5 (31.25%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (31.25%) Packer
5 5 (31.25%) Terraform
5 5 (31.25%) Python
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
5 5 (31.25%) Puppet
5 5 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (31.25%) Ansible
6 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (25.00%) Confluence
6 4 (25.00%) CCNP
6 4 (25.00%) CCNA
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
7 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 3 (18.75%) PowerCLI
7 3 (18.75%) SCDPM
7 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Debian
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
1 5 (31.25%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Docker
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Packer
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
1 5 (31.25%) Terraform
2 3 (18.75%) PowerCLI
2 3 (18.75%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Dell
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) WatchGuard