Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 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
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 255 221
Rank change year-on-year +46 -34 +3
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 43 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.58% 0.52% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 3.50% 2.97% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 39
Central London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% -16.38%
10th Percentile £213 £208 £180
90th Percentile £493 £538 £538
London median daily rate £393 £389 £363
% change year-on-year +0.96% +7.24% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Central London median hourly rate - - £16.00
London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% +66.67% -36.84%

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 1,227 1,618 1,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.41% 17.56% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 1,277 810
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £210 £163 £200
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
London median daily rate £500 £510 £475
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.37% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 32
Central London median hourly rate £20.42 £19.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.05% +13.24% -3.27%
10th Percentile £14.33 £14.80 £11.60
90th Percentile £31.50 £25.50 £27.50
London median hourly rate £19.41 £19.25 £20.71
% change year-on-year +0.83% -7.03% +25.48%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hyper-V in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Central London

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Central London over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Central London

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Central London.

Contractor 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 14 November 2019. 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 +26 33 £403 +0.63% 27
West End of London +30 2 £325 +23.81%
Camden - 2 £443 -
Lambeth - 2 £95 -
Hyper-V
London

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 33 (76.74%) VMware
2 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
3 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
4 27 (62.79%) Office 365
5 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (48.84%) Azure
6 21 (48.84%) Windows Server
7 19 (44.19%) PowerShell
8 14 (32.56%) Citrix
9 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (25.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (23.26%) vSphere
12 9 (20.93%) DNS
13 8 (18.60%) HP
14 7 (16.28%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (16.28%) Firewall
14 7 (16.28%) Finance
14 7 (16.28%) SAN
14 7 (16.28%) DHCP
14 7 (16.28%) Linux
15 6 (13.95%) WAN
15 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
15 6 (13.95%) LAN
15 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (13.95%) SCCM
15 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Intune
15 6 (13.95%) NetScaler

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 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.98%) Confluence
3 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 27 (62.79%) Office 365
2 21 (48.84%) Azure
3 7 (16.28%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (6.98%) GitHub
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
5 2 (4.65%) IaaS
5 2 (4.65%) Mimecast
5 2 (4.65%) SaaS
6 1 (2.33%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) DNS
2 7 (16.28%) DHCP
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) LAN
3 6 (13.95%) NetScaler
3 6 (13.95%) WAN
4 5 (11.63%) VoIP
5 4 (9.30%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.98%) NAS
6 3 (6.98%) Skype
6 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.98%) VPN
6 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.65%) BIG-IP
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security
8 1 (2.33%) OpenScape
8 1 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.65%) DB2
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Hudson
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Law
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) RESTful
1 2 (4.65%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
1 6 (13.95%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.65%) Blog
4 2 (4.65%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows Server
3 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (16.28%) Linux
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Solaris
8 2 (4.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (11.63%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.98%) DevOps
4 3 (6.98%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (4.65%) Break/Fix
5 2 (4.65%) CRM
5 2 (4.65%) Data Management
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (4.65%) Open Source
5 2 (4.65%) Prototyping
5 2 (4.65%) Server Management
5 2 (4.65%) Storage Management
5 2 (4.65%) Task Automation
6 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.33%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) Python
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.33%) CCNP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (23.26%) vSphere
4 7 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.63%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (11.63%) XenApp
6 2 (4.65%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (4.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.33%) KVM
7 1 (2.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
1 6 (13.95%) vCenter Server
2 5 (11.63%) WSUS
3 3 (6.98%) Ansible
3 3 (6.98%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.98%) Puppet
3 3 (6.98%) SCOM
4 2 (4.65%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.33%) Netcool
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Salt
5 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.33%) SCSM
5 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) VMware
2 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) Citrix
4 8 (18.60%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco
5 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.98%) Brocade
6 3 (6.98%) Dell
6 3 (6.98%) EMC
6 3 (6.98%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.98%) Veritas
7 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.65%) F5
7 2 (4.65%) IBM
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle
7 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.65%) Sybase
8 1 (2.33%) Kaseya
8 1 (2.33%) Symantec