The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 148 138 178
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +40
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 5.31% 6.82% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 25
Median daily rate £500 £400 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +41.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £175 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.14% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%
Hyper-V
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
358 337 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.25% 9.78% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 271 350
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £645 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 47
Median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £14.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.50 £23.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the City of London region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the City of London region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 36 (80.00%) VMware
2 34 (75.56%) Windows
3 32 (71.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
5 21 (46.67%) PowerShell
6 20 (44.44%) Linux
7 18 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (26.67%) Puppet
10 12 (26.67%) Cisco
11 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
11 11 (24.44%) ITIL
11 11 (24.44%) Firewall
11 11 (24.44%) Finance
11 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (24.44%) DevOps
12 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
12 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (22.22%) SAN
13 9 (20.00%) IIS
13 9 (20.00%) SQL
14 8 (17.78%) Citrix
14 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
15 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
15 7 (15.56%) Dell
15 7 (15.56%) DNS
16 6 (13.33%) WAN
16 6 (13.33%) HP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.44%) CMS
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.22%) JBoss
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.11%) GitHub
3 5 (11.11%) IaaS
4 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (6.67%) Office 365
6 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.22%) G Suite
6 1 (2.22%) Heroku
6 1 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) SoftLayer
6 1 (2.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Firewall
2 10 (22.22%) SAN
3 7 (15.56%) DNS
4 6 (13.33%) LAN
4 6 (13.33%) WAN
5 5 (11.11%) Internet
6 4 (8.89%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.67%) DHCP
7 3 (6.67%) FTP
7 3 (6.67%) HTTP
7 3 (6.67%) NAS
7 3 (6.67%) SSH
7 3 (6.67%) SSL
8 2 (4.44%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.44%) ISDN
8 2 (4.44%) PBX
8 2 (4.44%) PSTN
8 2 (4.44%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (4.44%) VLAN
8 2 (4.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) SSDT
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) HBase
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) OLTP
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) TeamCity
2 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.67%) WiX
4 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Bundler
5 1 (2.22%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Architect
2 6 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Build Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) Cloud Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.44%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) Telephony Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) LAMP
1 6 (13.33%) Middleware
2 4 (8.89%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) JMS
3 1 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
3 1 (2.22%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Online Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) NHS
3 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 18 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.89%) Solaris
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.67%) Unix
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Android
8 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) DevOps
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (11.11%) Migration
3 5 (11.11%) Release Management
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.89%) Validation
5 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (4.44%) Benchmarking
6 2 (4.44%) Operations Management
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE
6 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.44%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) MCSE
5 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 3 (6.67%) MCP
6 2 (4.44%) MCITP
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) MCTS
6 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.44%) PMP
6 2 (4.44%) RHCE
7 1 (2.22%) CCNA
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (8.89%) KVM
4 4 (8.89%) Xen
4 4 (8.89%) XenApp
5 2 (4.44%) NFS
5 2 (4.44%) SRDF
5 2 (4.44%) vSphere
5 2 (4.44%) XenServer
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) Puppet
2 10 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (11.11%) SCCM
3 5 (11.11%) SCOM
4 4 (8.89%) SCVMM
4 4 (8.89%) SELinux
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.22%) Ansible
6 1 (2.22%) Casper Suite
6 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.22%) Kibana
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Nagios
6 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 36 (80.00%) VMware
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco
4 8 (17.78%) Citrix
5 7 (15.56%) Dell
6 6 (13.33%) HP
6 6 (13.33%) NetApp
6 6 (13.33%) Oracle
7 5 (11.11%) IBM
8 3 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (6.67%) EMC
8 3 (6.67%) Symantec
9 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
9 2 (4.44%) Avaya
9 2 (4.44%) Intel
10 1 (2.22%) Apple
10 1 (2.22%) AppSense
10 1 (2.22%) Brocade
10 1 (2.22%) Google
10 1 (2.22%) Informatica