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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 147 177 174
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 23 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.59% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 5.96% 6.24% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 16
Median daily rate £425 £390 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £315 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £18.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £20.80 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+75.48% -5.45%
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
386 561 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.30% 9.47% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 403 381
Median daily rate £475 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £231 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 31 41
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.83 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.24% +22.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) VMware
3 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 23 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (51.28%) Windows Server
6 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
7 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (33.33%) Citrix
9 12 (30.77%) SAN
10 11 (28.21%) Linux
10 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.64%) MS Office
11 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
11 10 (25.64%) NetApp
11 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
12 9 (23.08%) Migration
13 8 (20.51%) Finance
13 8 (20.51%) Cisco
13 8 (20.51%) SQL
13 8 (20.51%) XenApp
13 8 (20.51%) SCCM
13 8 (20.51%) SCOM
13 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
14 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
14 7 (17.95%) Office 365
14 7 (17.95%) IIS
14 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
14 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

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 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) IIS
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (12.82%) Apache
4 5 (12.82%) Skype for Business
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
6 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
7 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (2.56%) GemFire
8 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
2 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) IaaS
3 2 (5.13%) OneDrive
3 2 (5.13%) Yammer
4 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.56%) SoftLayer
4 1 (2.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) SAN
2 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
3 6 (15.38%) NAS
3 6 (15.38%) WAN
4 5 (12.82%) DHCP
4 5 (12.82%) LAN
5 4 (10.26%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (10.26%) HTTP
5 4 (10.26%) NetScaler
6 3 (7.69%) FCoE
6 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.13%) Firewall
7 2 (5.13%) Multicast
7 2 (5.13%) Skype
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) SSH
8 1 (2.56%) VLAN
8 1 (2.56%) VPN
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.69%) HBase
3 3 (7.69%) SSDT
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) OLAP
5 1 (2.56%) OLTP
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) WiX
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Build Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Server Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) Middleware
3 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.56%) JMS
4 1 (2.56%) LAMP
4 1 (2.56%) Memcached
4 1 (2.56%) Rendezvous
4 1 (2.56%) SOAP
4 1 (2.56%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.56%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.69%) NHS
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Fintech
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 20 (51.28%) Windows Server
3 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (28.21%) Linux
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.69%) Solaris
7 3 (7.69%) Unix
8 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.56%) Android
9 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Migration
2 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Server Building
2 6 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (12.82%) Data Management
4 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) Open Source
5 3 (7.69%) Benchmarking
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.56%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) MCITP
3 2 (5.13%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) RHCE
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.51%) XenApp
4 6 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (10.26%) KVM
5 4 (10.26%) NFS
5 4 (10.26%) SRDF
5 4 (10.26%) vSphere
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (7.69%) Xen
7 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.56%) Docker
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
1 8 (20.51%) SCOM
2 6 (15.38%) SCVMM
3 5 (12.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.26%) Puppet
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (5.13%) Ansible
7 1 (2.56%) Casper Suite
7 1 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (2.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) VMware
2 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 13 (33.33%) Citrix
4 10 (25.64%) NetApp
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco
6 6 (15.38%) Dell
6 6 (15.38%) Symantec
7 5 (12.82%) Dell Compellent
7 5 (12.82%) IBM
7 5 (12.82%) Oracle
8 4 (10.26%) EMC
8 4 (10.26%) Intel
9 3 (7.69%) HP
10 2 (5.13%) AppSense
10 2 (5.13%) Sybase
11 1 (2.56%) Altiris
11 1 (2.56%) Brocade
11 1 (2.56%) DataSynapse
11 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.56%) Google