Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 25 April 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 186 204
Rank change year-on-year -28 +18 +12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 37 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.76% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 3.67% 7.24% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 24
City of London median daily rate £338 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +5.88% +28.74%
10th Percentile £160 £237 £293
90th Percentile £536 £562 £614
Central London median daily rate £338 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -25.00% +5.88% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £21.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,007 635 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.37% 10.44% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 508 503
City of London median daily rate £500 £460 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.78% +9.75%
10th Percentile £232 £185 £213
90th Percentile £644 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 14 29
City of London median hourly rate £17.25 £21.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.69% +27.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.13 £11.50
90th Percentile £23.40 £55.00 £25.45
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% +27.94% -

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the City of London

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in the City of London

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in the City of London

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in the City of London

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Hyper-V in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 31 (83.78%) VMware
2 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (78.38%) Windows
3 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
4 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
5 15 (40.54%) Cisco
6 14 (37.84%) Office 365
7 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (29.73%) ITIL
8 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
9 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
9 8 (21.62%) SCCM
9 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
10 7 (18.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
10 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (18.92%) Linux
10 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
10 7 (18.92%) SLA
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (16.22%) SAN
11 6 (16.22%) Citrix
11 6 (16.22%) Unix
11 6 (16.22%) MCSE
11 6 (16.22%) Python

Hyper-V
Co-occurring 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 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Office 365
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (13.51%) Mimecast
4 4 (10.81%) IaaS
4 4 (10.81%) SaaS
5 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (8.11%) PaaS
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.70%) Datadog
6 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 3 (8.11%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
3 3 (8.11%) NAS
4 2 (5.41%) FCoE
4 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) SNMP
4 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 1 (2.70%) HTTP
5 1 (2.70%) Multicast
5 1 (2.70%) Skype
5 1 (2.70%) SMTP
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) HBase
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
1 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Administrator
3 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.81%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.11%) IT Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) XML
1 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.70%) iPhone
5 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.22%) Unix
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.41%) CentOS
9 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.41%) Solaris
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
9 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.70%) DC/OS
10 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Problem Management
3 6 (16.22%) Change Control
3 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
4 5 (13.51%) SDLC
5 4 (10.81%) Budget Control
5 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.81%) People Management
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Software Licensing
6 3 (8.11%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.22%) Python
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Korn
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (16.22%) MCSE
3 4 (10.81%) CCNA
3 4 (10.81%) MCP
4 3 (8.11%) CCNP
4 3 (8.11%) VCP6
5 2 (5.41%) CISSP
5 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.22%) KVM
3 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (13.51%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (10.81%) XenApp
6 3 (8.11%) vSphere
7 2 (5.41%) Docker
8 1 (2.70%) NFS
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.70%) SRDF
8 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
8 1 (2.70%) Xen
8 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
2 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
2 5 (13.51%) NetBackup
2 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.51%) SCOM
3 4 (10.81%) Ansible
3 4 (10.81%) vMotion
3 4 (10.81%) vRealize
4 2 (5.41%) Puppet
4 2 (5.41%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) Packer
5 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) VMware
2 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) Citrix
5 5 (13.51%) EMC
5 5 (13.51%) Veeam
6 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
6 4 (10.81%) Sophos
7 3 (8.11%) Google
8 2 (5.41%) Altiris
8 2 (5.41%) IBM
8 2 (5.41%) Meraki
8 2 (5.41%) NetApp
9 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
9 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
9 1 (2.70%) New Relic
9 1 (2.70%) Splunk
9 1 (2.70%) Twitter