Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 207 216
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9 +29
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 45 41 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.63% 0.62% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 5.35% 5.80% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 47
City of London median daily rate £385 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.09% +17.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £178 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £588 £573
Central London median daily rate £366 £460 £400
% change year-on-year -20.38% +15.00% +25.00%
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 841 707 899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.87% 10.72% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 554 678
City of London median daily rate £490 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +13.56%
10th Percentile £214 £202 £212
90th Percentile £661 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £483 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.22% +5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 36
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +8.33% +10.77%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.25 £12.85
90th Percentile £27.33 £55.00 £33.00
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.99
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.61% +12.44%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 40 (88.89%) VMware
2 39 (86.67%) Windows
3 37 (82.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
5 25 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 24 (53.33%) Cisco
7 17 (37.78%) Office 365
8 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (35.56%) PowerShell
9 14 (31.11%) ITIL
9 14 (31.11%) Finance
10 10 (22.22%) Linux
10 10 (22.22%) DNS
10 10 (22.22%) Problem Management
10 10 (22.22%) SCCM
10 10 (22.22%) Veeam
10 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (20.00%) XenApp
11 9 (20.00%) DHCP
11 9 (20.00%) Unix
11 9 (20.00%) Citrix
11 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
12 8 (17.78%) Backup Exec
12 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
12 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
12 8 (17.78%) SLA
12 8 (17.78%) Python
12 8 (17.78%) People Management

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 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Office 365
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.33%) Mimecast
4 4 (8.89%) IaaS
4 4 (8.89%) PaaS
5 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.44%) SaaS
6 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) DNS
2 9 (20.00%) DHCP
3 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.33%) SAN
4 6 (13.33%) VPN
5 5 (11.11%) Firewall
6 4 (8.89%) NAS
7 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.67%) Skype
7 3 (6.67%) SMTP
8 2 (4.44%) LAN
8 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
8 2 (4.44%) Wireless
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.22%) FTP
9 1 (2.22%) VLAN
9 1 (2.22%) WAN
9 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Unix Support
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.44%) Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Citrix Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Licensing
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) BYOD
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Fintech
4 1 (2.22%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.22%) Linux
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.00%) Unix
5 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.67%) CentOS
8 3 (6.67%) Solaris
9 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.22%) Android
10 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 8 (17.78%) People Management
5 6 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (13.33%) Software Licensing
6 5 (11.11%) Budget Control
6 5 (11.11%) Change Control
7 4 (8.89%) SDLC
8 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.67%) CRM
8 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.67%) Web Filtering
9 2 (4.44%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.78%) Python
3 7 (15.56%) Perl
4 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.89%) SQL
6 3 (6.67%) Korn
7 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) MCSE
3 6 (13.33%) CCNA
3 6 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 6 (13.33%) MCP
3 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (8.89%) MCSA
4 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.44%) CCNP
6 2 (4.44%) CISSP
6 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) ISEB
6 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.22%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (82.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (20.00%) XenApp
4 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (11.11%) vSphere
5 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.67%) KVM
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
7 2 (4.44%) XenServer
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.22%) NFS
8 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) SCCM
2 8 (17.78%) Backup Exec
3 7 (15.56%) NetBackup
4 4 (8.89%) Puppet
4 4 (8.89%) vRealize
5 3 (6.67%) Ansible
5 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.67%) vMotion
5 3 (6.67%) WSUS
6 2 (4.44%) IBM BigFix
6 2 (4.44%) Salt
6 2 (4.44%) TADDM
7 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (2.22%) Nagios
7 1 (2.22%) SCOM
7 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.22%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) VMware
2 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
3 24 (53.33%) Cisco
4 10 (22.22%) Veeam
5 9 (20.00%) Citrix
6 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
7 7 (15.56%) HP
7 7 (15.56%) Sophos
8 5 (11.11%) NetApp
9 4 (8.89%) EMC
9 4 (8.89%) IBM
10 3 (6.67%) AppSense
10 3 (6.67%) Dell
10 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.44%) Altiris
11 2 (4.44%) Intel
11 2 (4.44%) Oracle
11 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow