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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
London / City of London
Rank 130 140 173
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +33
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.34% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 6.60% 3.73% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 22
Median daily rate £350 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £323 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £480 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £406
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +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
288 295 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.87% 9.22% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 223 332
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 25
Median hourly rate £22.34 £12.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.12% -35.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.90 £23.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.28
% change year-on-year
- -1.68%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 29 (78.38%) Windows
1 29 (78.38%) VMware
2 25 (67.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server
4 17 (45.95%) PowerShell
4 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
5 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
6 14 (37.84%) SAN
7 13 (35.14%) Firewall
8 12 (32.43%) Linux
9 11 (29.73%) HP
9 11 (29.73%) Cisco
10 10 (27.03%) DNS
10 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (24.32%) SCCM
12 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
12 8 (21.62%) DevOps
12 8 (21.62%) Finance
12 8 (21.62%) DHCP
12 8 (21.62%) SQL
13 7 (18.92%) ITIL
13 7 (18.92%) Dell
13 7 (18.92%) Citrix
13 7 (18.92%) Symantec
13 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
13 7 (18.92%) Puppet
14 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business
14 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (16.22%) IaaS

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 (16.22%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) IaaS
3 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (10.81%) GitHub
4 2 (5.41%) Office 365
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) SAN
2 13 (35.14%) Firewall
3 10 (27.03%) DNS
4 8 (21.62%) DHCP
5 5 (13.51%) Internet
5 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
5 5 (13.51%) SSL
6 4 (10.81%) FTP
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (8.11%) IPsec
7 3 (8.11%) LAN
7 3 (8.11%) SMTP
7 3 (8.11%) VPN
8 2 (5.41%) SSH
8 2 (5.41%) WAN
9 1 (2.70%) HTTP
9 1 (2.70%) ISDN
9 1 (2.70%) PBX
9 1 (2.70%) PSTN
9 1 (2.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Electronics
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.51%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Windows Server
3 12 (32.43%) Linux
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.11%) Unix
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.70%) Android
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) DevOps
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (10.81%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
4 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.81%) Release Management
4 4 (10.81%) Server Building
4 4 (10.81%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (10.81%) Validation
5 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Deduplication
6 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) MCSE
6 2 (5.41%) Degree
6 2 (5.41%) MCP
6 2 (5.41%) MCSA
7 1 (2.70%) CCA
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.70%) MCITP
7 1 (2.70%) MCTS
7 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.70%) PMP
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.70%) RHCE
7 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.22%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (16.22%) XenApp
4 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.11%) BitLocker
5 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
5 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.41%) XenServer
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 7 (18.92%) Puppet
3 6 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (16.22%) SCOM
3 6 (16.22%) SCVMM
4 4 (10.81%) SELinux
4 4 (10.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (8.11%) SCOrch
5 3 (8.11%) SCSM
6 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
6 2 (5.41%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) VMware
2 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) Cisco
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 7 (18.92%) Citrix
4 7 (18.92%) Dell
4 7 (18.92%) Symantec
5 6 (16.22%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Veeam
7 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.11%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (8.11%) SAP
8 2 (5.41%) Veritas
9 1 (2.70%) Avaya
9 1 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle