Period
to 28 March 2020

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 28 March 2020 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
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 167 214 214
Rank change year-on-year +47 0 -19
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 35 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 2.40% 2.80% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 22
Median daily rate £400 £500 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +35.59% -18.06%
10th Percentile £219 £263 £160
90th Percentile £513 £544 £536
Central London median daily rate £290 £394 £350
% change year-on-year -26.35% +12.50% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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 584 1,251 976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.58% 18.48% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 941 770
Median daily rate £515 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £200 £163 £252
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 36
Median hourly rate £18.70 £16.30 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.72% -5.51% -20.69%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.61 £10.88
90th Percentile £35.00 £23.58 £24.38
Median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £17.25
% change year-on-year - +8.41% -20.69%

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 28 March 2020.

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 28 March 2020, 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 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Office 365
6 5 (35.71%) Azure
6 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) vSphere
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) Network Security
8 3 (21.43%) PaaS
8 3 (21.43%) XenApp
8 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (21.43%) IaaS
8 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
9 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
9 2 (14.29%) Server Management
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016

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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Azure
3 3 (21.43%) IaaS
3 3 (21.43%) PaaS
4 2 (14.29%) AWS
4 2 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (7.14%) GCP
5 1 (7.14%) NuGet
5 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
1 3 (21.43%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (7.14%) GitLab
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) MSI
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) WiX
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Break/Fix
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Server Management
4 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.14%) Project Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (21.43%) XenApp
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (7.14%) Xen
6 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Facebook
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Instagram
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter