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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 138 170 173
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 16 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.55% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 4.51% 5.74% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 25
Median daily rate £425 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -19.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £348 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +15.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.69%
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
355 523 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.72% 9.64% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 390 343
Median daily rate £450 £395 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 28
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.88 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
6 9 (33.33%) Citrix
6 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
7 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (29.63%) SAN
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) MS Office
8 7 (25.93%) Migration
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (22.22%) NetApp
9 6 (22.22%) SCCM
9 6 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (18.52%) Server Building
10 5 (18.52%) SCOM
10 5 (18.52%) SCVMM
10 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
10 5 (18.52%) XenApp
10 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
10 5 (18.52%) Office 365
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (18.52%) Cisco

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.70%) GemFire
5 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.41%) OneDrive
3 2 (7.41%) Yammer
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) iSCSI
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) NAS
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (11.11%) HTTP
4 3 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) FCoE
5 2 (7.41%) Skype
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall
6 1 (3.70%) Multicast
6 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.11%) HBase
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.70%) DTS
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Server Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (3.70%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.70%) Memcached
3 1 (3.70%) Rendezvous
3 1 (3.70%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (3.70%) WCF
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.41%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.41%) Solaris
8 2 (7.41%) Unix
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (18.52%) Server Building
4 4 (14.81%) Data Management
4 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Benchmarking
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
3 3 (11.11%) MCITP
3 3 (11.11%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
4 1 (3.70%) MCDST
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (18.52%) XenApp
4 4 (14.81%) vSphere
5 3 (11.11%) KVM
5 3 (11.11%) NFS
5 3 (11.11%) SRDF
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.41%) Xen
7 1 (3.70%) Docker
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) SCOM
2 5 (18.52%) SCVMM
3 3 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.70%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.70%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) NetApp
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco
6 4 (14.81%) Dell
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
7 3 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (11.11%) EMC
7 3 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 3 (11.11%) Intel
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (7.41%) AppSense
8 2 (7.41%) Sybase
9 1 (3.70%) Altiris
9 1 (3.70%) DataSynapse
9 1 (3.70%) Juniper
9 1 (3.70%) Sophos
9 1 (3.70%) TIBCO