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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 152 157 184
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 21 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.60% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 5.60% 6.14% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 25
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £316 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £498 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -16.66%
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
375 456 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.96% 9.82% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 341 433
Median daily rate £450 £425 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £255 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 46
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £23.75 £85.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) VMware
3 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
8 11 (30.56%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) Cisco
9 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
10 9 (25.00%) SAN
10 9 (25.00%) Citrix
11 8 (22.22%) SQL
11 8 (22.22%) NetApp
11 8 (22.22%) Finance
12 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (19.44%) Middleware
12 7 (19.44%) MS Office
12 7 (19.44%) IBM
12 7 (19.44%) DNS
12 7 (19.44%) WAN
12 7 (19.44%) SCCM
12 7 (19.44%) SCOM
12 7 (19.44%) Server Virtualisation
13 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (16.67%) Puppet
13 6 (16.67%) Skype for Business

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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.56%) CMS
6 1 (2.78%) JBoss
6 1 (2.78%) nginx
6 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
4 1 (2.78%) Heroku
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) SoftLayer
4 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) WAN
3 6 (16.67%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.11%) DHCP
5 4 (11.11%) NAS
6 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (8.33%) HTTP
6 3 (8.33%) Internet
7 2 (5.56%) ISDN
7 2 (5.56%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.56%) PBX
7 2 (5.56%) PSTN
7 2 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (5.56%) SSL
7 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.78%) FTP
8 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SSDT
3 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) HBase
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) OLTP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) WiX
3 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Bundler
4 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Build Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Lead Architect
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Telephony Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Middleware
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) JMS
3 1 (2.78%) LAMP
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) NHS
1 3 (8.33%) Online Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) Fintech
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (30.56%) Linux
5 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (13.89%) Solaris
8 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
10 2 (5.56%) Unix
11 1 (2.78%) Android
11 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.33%) Data Management
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Server Building
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Benchmarking
6 1 (2.78%) ETL
6 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 2 (5.56%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) MCTS
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PMP
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) RHCE
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (13.89%) KVM
3 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (13.89%) Xen
3 5 (13.89%) XenApp
4 3 (8.33%) NFS
4 3 (8.33%) SRDF
4 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) XenServer
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
1 7 (19.44%) SCOM
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 5 (13.89%) SCVMM
4 4 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) Ansible
6 1 (2.78%) Casper Suite
6 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Kibana
6 1 (2.78%) Nagios
6 1 (2.78%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Cisco
4 9 (25.00%) Citrix
5 8 (22.22%) NetApp
6 7 (19.44%) IBM
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle
8 5 (13.89%) Dell
8 5 (13.89%) Symantec
9 4 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (8.33%) EMC
10 3 (8.33%) Intel
11 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
11 2 (5.56%) Avaya
11 2 (5.56%) HP
12 1 (2.78%) AppSense
12 1 (2.78%) Brocade
12 1 (2.78%) F5
12 1 (2.78%) Google
12 1 (2.78%) SaltStack