Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 216 210 198
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 37 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 0.65% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 3.03% 5.18% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 32
City of London median daily rate £425 £386 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.03% -15.11% +13.75%
10th Percentile £220 £160 £325
90th Percentile £538 £538 £586
Central London median daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £16.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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 1,220 888 641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.04% 12.52% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 697 497
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £158 £255 £216
90th Percentile £650 £661 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £486 £450
% change year-on-year +7.97% +8.06% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 24 22
City of London median hourly rate £19.13 £15.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.39% -35.08% +40.44%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.33 £14.10
90th Percentile £25.50 £26.98 £95.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year +22.58% -28.74% +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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (62.16%) Office 365
4 16 (43.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 16 (43.24%) VMware
5 15 (40.54%) SCCM
5 15 (40.54%) SCOM
5 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
6 13 (35.14%) Windows 10
6 13 (35.14%) ITIL
7 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
7 12 (32.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (27.03%) DNS
10 9 (24.32%) LAN
10 9 (24.32%) Finance
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (24.32%) IaaS
11 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
11 8 (21.62%) WAN
11 8 (21.62%) DHCP
11 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
12 7 (18.92%) Citrix
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
13 6 (16.22%) SQL
13 6 (16.22%) Legal
13 6 (16.22%) Firewall

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 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (62.16%) Office 365
3 12 (32.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (24.32%) IaaS
5 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (10.81%) PaaS
7 2 (5.41%) GitHub
8 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) DNS
2 9 (24.32%) LAN
3 8 (21.62%) DHCP
3 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (21.62%) WAN
4 6 (16.22%) Firewall
5 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.11%) SAN
6 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
7 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.41%) MPLS
7 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.41%) Network Security
7 2 (5.41%) Skype
7 2 (5.41%) VPN
7 2 (5.41%) Wireless
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.70%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.70%) WiX
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Legal
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Server Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Office 365 Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior SCCM Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Azure Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Grid Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) EMC VNX
2 2 (5.41%) Hedge funds
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
2 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
3 13 (35.14%) Windows 10
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 6 (16.22%) Identity Management
3 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) Patch Management
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
6 3 (8.11%) Task Automation
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.41%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) VB
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) R
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 1 (2.70%) Docker
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) SCCM
1 15 (40.54%) SCOM
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (10.81%) SCOrch
2 4 (10.81%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.41%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (5.41%) vMotion
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.70%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.70%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) QRadar
5 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.70%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.70%) vRealize
5 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Dell
5 3 (8.11%) Symantec
6 2 (5.41%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (5.41%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) Meraki
6 2 (5.41%) NetApp
7 1 (2.70%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) iManage
7 1 (2.70%) Mitel
7 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.70%) Sophos
7 1 (2.70%) Wyse