Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 194 206
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12 +27
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 47 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.66% 0.63% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 5.23% 6.11% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 34 26
City of London median daily rate £385 £455 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +13.75% +8.11%
10th Percentile £160 £316 £186
90th Percentile £538 £584 £575
Central London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £16.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £16.00 - £18.50

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 898 638 678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.59% 10.34% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 494 529
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £239 £214 £205
90th Percentile £658 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 20
City of London median hourly rate £15.50 £23.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.08% +36.43% +0.72%
10th Percentile £10.40 £14.10 £12.18
90th Percentile £26.45 £95.50 £30.88
Central London median hourly rate £15.75 £21.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -27.59% +27.94% +6.25%

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 23 January 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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 41 (87.23%) Windows
1 41 (87.23%) VMware
2 39 (82.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
4 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
4 29 (61.70%) Windows Server
5 24 (51.06%) Cisco
6 17 (36.17%) Office 365
7 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
7 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (31.91%) ITIL
8 14 (29.79%) Finance
9 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (23.40%) MS Exchange
10 11 (23.40%) Citrix
11 10 (21.28%) XenApp
11 10 (21.28%) Veeam
12 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
12 9 (19.15%) Linux
12 9 (19.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (19.15%) Problem Management
12 9 (19.15%) SCCM
13 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
13 8 (17.02%) NetBackup
13 8 (17.02%) Backup Exec
13 8 (17.02%) SLA
13 8 (17.02%) MCSE
13 8 (17.02%) SQL Server

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 11 (23.40%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.17%) Office 365
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.89%) Mimecast
4 4 (8.51%) IaaS
5 3 (6.38%) PaaS
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) DHCP
1 7 (14.89%) DNS
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) VPN
3 4 (8.51%) SAN
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.26%) NAS
5 2 (4.26%) Skype
6 1 (2.13%) FCoE
6 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.13%) LAN
6 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.13%) SMTP
6 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.13%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (12.77%) Administrator
2 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) IT Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support
6 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (2.13%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Licensing
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) Windows Server
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (19.15%) Linux
6 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
7 7 (14.89%) Unix
8 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
10 4 (8.51%) Windows 8
11 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
11 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
12 1 (2.13%) CentOS
12 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
12 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
12 1 (2.13%) Solaris
12 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (19.15%) Problem Management
3 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
3 8 (17.02%) People Management
4 7 (14.89%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (14.89%) Change Control
4 7 (14.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (14.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (14.89%) Software Licensing
5 6 (12.77%) Budget Control
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.51%) SDLC
6 4 (8.51%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.77%) Python
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) Perl
4 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) Korn
6 1 (2.13%) Ruby
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.02%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.02%) MCSE
3 7 (14.89%) CCNA
3 7 (14.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 7 (14.89%) MCP
3 7 (14.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.26%) CCNP
6 2 (4.26%) CISSP
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) ISEB
6 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
6 2 (4.26%) MCSA
7 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.13%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (82.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
3 10 (21.28%) XenApp
4 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (8.51%) vSphere
6 3 (6.38%) KVM
6 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.13%) Docker
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.13%) NFS
7 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) SCCM
2 8 (17.02%) Backup Exec
2 8 (17.02%) NetBackup
3 4 (8.51%) vRealize
4 3 (6.38%) Puppet
4 3 (6.38%) SCOM
4 3 (6.38%) vMotion
4 3 (6.38%) WSUS
5 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.13%) Ansible
6 1 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.13%) Nagios
6 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) VMware
2 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
3 24 (51.06%) Cisco
4 11 (23.40%) Citrix
5 10 (21.28%) Veeam
6 9 (19.15%) CheckPoint
7 7 (14.89%) Sophos
8 6 (12.77%) HP
9 3 (6.38%) Dell
9 3 (6.38%) IBM
9 3 (6.38%) Ivanti
9 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.26%) Altiris
10 2 (4.26%) EMC
10 2 (4.26%) Intel
10 2 (4.26%) NetApp
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle
10 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.26%) Symantec