Period
to 5 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
London > Central London
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 236 235
Rank change year-on-year +58 -1 -46
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 26 52 58
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.50% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 3.50% 3.08% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 39
Median daily rate £283 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.25% +12.50% -22.22%
10th Percentile £239 £192 £155
90th Percentile £498 £538 £540
London median daily rate £350 £423 £350
% change year-on-year -17.16% +20.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £17.14
% change year-on-year +159.26% -21.21% -16.41%

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 742 1,686 1,316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.20% 18.75% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 1,250 1,029
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £192 £181 £206
90th Percentile £650 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 44
Median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.41% -19.77%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.21 £29.25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Central London

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Central London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in Central London over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Central London

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Central London

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Central London region over the 6 months to 5 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +50 13 £401 -19.75% 15
West End of London +40 8 £260 -20.61%
City of Westminster +14 3 £290 -23.93%
Hyper-V
London

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Office 365
3 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
5 11 (42.31%) SCCM
6 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) Citrix
8 8 (30.77%) ITIL
8 8 (30.77%) Azure
8 8 (30.77%) Performance Management
9 7 (26.92%) XenApp
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (19.23%) SQL
12 4 (15.38%) Finance
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 4 (15.38%) NetScaler
12 4 (15.38%) IaaS
12 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
12 4 (15.38%) SCOM
12 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
12 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
12 4 (15.38%) vSphere
12 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
13 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 11 (42.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Office 365
2 8 (30.77%) Azure
3 4 (15.38%) IaaS
4 3 (11.54%) GCP
4 3 (11.54%) PaaS
5 2 (7.69%) AWS
5 2 (7.69%) SaaS
6 1 (3.85%) NuGet
6 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) NetScaler
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Skype
3 2 (7.69%) SMTP
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Hudson
2 1 (3.85%) GitLab
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) MSI
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) WiX
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (19.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) CentOS
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
1 8 (30.77%) Performance Management
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) Break/Fix
4 2 (7.69%) Server Management
5 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Network Management
5 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Project Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Python
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCSA
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) XenApp
4 4 (15.38%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (15.38%) SCOM
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
6 1 (3.85%) Ansible
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.85%) Puppet
6 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
6 1 (3.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Facebook
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Instagram
6 1 (3.85%) Meraki
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam