Period
to 12 June 2021

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 12 June 2021 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
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 144 140 192
Rank change year-on-year -4 +52 +32
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 12 4 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.14% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 2.73% 0.95% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 37
10th Percentile £358 £430 £243
25th Percentile £381 £438 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year -17.50% +5.26% +31.03%
75th Percentile £525 £525 £525
90th Percentile £550 £540 £543
Central London median daily rate £444 £290 £425
% change year-on-year +53.02% -31.76% +11.48%

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 440 419 1,179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.91% 14.52% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 336 908
10th Percentile £363 £214 £206
25th Percentile £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
75th Percentile £625 £600 £595
90th Percentile £706 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 19
Median hourly rate £23.00 £13.08 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +75.91% -37.74% +7.01%
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.26 £21.00
% change year-on-year +50.86% -36.87% +5.00%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Hyper-V in the City of London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in the City of London

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (75.00%) Social Skills
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (58.33%) Azure
5 7 (58.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
6 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 5 (41.67%) Microsoft 365
7 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (41.67%) Service Management
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
8 4 (33.33%) DHCP
8 4 (33.33%) Migration
8 4 (33.33%) SCCM
8 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (33.33%) PowerCLI
8 4 (33.33%) vSphere
9 3 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (25.00%) Terraform
9 3 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (25.00%) VSAN
9 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
9 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019

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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Azure
1 7 (58.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (16.67%) AWS
3 2 (16.67%) GCP
3 2 (16.67%) IaaS
3 2 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) VSAN
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) IPv4
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) FTP
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (8.33%) SMS
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Law
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) Organisational Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) CESG
2 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Interpretation
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Government Security Classifications
1 2 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) PowerCLI
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 3 (25.00%) Terraform
2 3 (25.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Aruba
4 1 (8.33%) CyberArk
4 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) Qualys