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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
London / City of London
Rank 120 139 160
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +21
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 27 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.92% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 8.79% 4.05% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 25
Median daily rate £460 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £396 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £593 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £335 £358
% change year-on-year
-0.74% -6.44%
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%

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
307 296 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.47% 9.77% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 227 312
Median daily rate £450 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 34
Median hourly rate £21.75 £16.00 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% -10.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.80 £22.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 32 (82.05%) Windows
1 32 (82.05%) VMware
2 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (48.72%) PowerShell
4 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 16 (41.03%) Linux
6 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 12 (30.77%) Cisco
7 12 (30.77%) Firewall
8 11 (28.21%) SAN
8 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (25.64%) DevOps
9 10 (25.64%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) Puppet
11 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
11 8 (20.51%) SCCM
11 8 (20.51%) Banking
11 8 (20.51%) HP
11 8 (20.51%) SQL
11 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
12 7 (17.95%) ITIL
12 7 (17.95%) DNS
12 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (15.38%) IaaS
13 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
13 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
13 6 (15.38%) Symantec
13 6 (15.38%) Dell

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 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) CMS
4 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.56%) nginx
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.38%) IaaS
3 5 (12.82%) GitHub
4 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (5.13%) Office 365
7 1 (2.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) SAN
3 7 (17.95%) DNS
4 6 (15.38%) LAN
5 5 (12.82%) Internet
5 5 (12.82%) WAN
6 4 (10.26%) DHCP
6 4 (10.26%) FTP
6 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.69%) SMTP
7 3 (7.69%) SSL
8 2 (5.13%) HTTP
8 2 (5.13%) ISDN
8 2 (5.13%) PBX
8 2 (5.13%) PSTN
8 2 (5.13%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (5.13%) SSH
9 1 (2.56%) DMZ
9 1 (2.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) HBase
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.56%) Bundler
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.69%) Electronics
4 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Back Office
6 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Administrator
1 7 (17.95%) Architect
2 5 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) LAMP
2 3 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Clustering
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Online Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
4 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server
3 16 (41.03%) Linux
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.69%) Solaris
7 3 (7.69%) Unix
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.56%) Android
9 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) DevOps
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (12.82%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Management
4 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.26%) Release Management
4 4 (10.26%) Validation
5 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (7.69%) High Availability
5 3 (7.69%) Server Building
6 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Data Deduplication
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) MCSE
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
4 2 (5.13%) MCTS
4 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.13%) PMP
5 1 (2.56%) CCA
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.56%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) RHCE
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.82%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (10.26%) XenApp
5 3 (7.69%) KVM
5 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.69%) Xen
5 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.69%) XenServer
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.13%) vSphere
7 1 (2.56%) NFS
7 1 (2.56%) SRDF
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Puppet
2 8 (20.51%) SCCM
3 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (12.82%) SCOM
4 5 (12.82%) SCVMM
5 4 (10.26%) SELinux
6 3 (7.69%) SCOrch
6 3 (7.69%) SCSM
6 3 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
7 2 (5.13%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
7 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (2.56%) Kibana
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Nagios
8 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) VMware
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) Cisco
4 8 (20.51%) HP
5 6 (15.38%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) Dell
5 6 (15.38%) Symantec
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle
7 3 (7.69%) IBM
7 3 (7.69%) NetApp
7 3 (7.69%) SAP
8 2 (5.13%) Avaya
8 2 (5.13%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (5.13%) EMC
8 2 (5.13%) Veritas
9 1 (2.56%) AppSense
9 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.56%) Intel
9 1 (2.56%) Veeam