Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 175 213 214
Rank change year-on-year +38 +1 -19
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 36 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 2.69% 2.91% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 27
City of London median daily rate £335 £431 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.32% +12.01% -15.38%
10th Percentile £214 £218 £160
90th Percentile £493 £538 £538
Central London median daily rate £295 £388 £363
% change year-on-year -23.87% +6.90% -14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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 706 1,238 896
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.50% 18.39% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 960 707
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £184 £160 £255
90th Percentile £656 £650 £657
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £488
% change year-on-year -4.76% +7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 27
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +22.58% -35.08%
10th Percentile £12.62 £12.56 £10.40
90th Percentile £32.90 £25.50 £26.45
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.26% +20.63% -27.59%

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 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) VMware
4 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (57.89%) Office 365
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
6 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
6 8 (42.11%) Azure
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) Finance
8 5 (26.32%) Citrix
8 5 (26.32%) vSphere
9 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (15.79%) SCCM
10 3 (15.79%) XenApp
10 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (15.79%) PaaS
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
10 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (15.79%) IaaS
10 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
10 3 (15.79%) Firewall
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) Cisco
10 3 (15.79%) DNS
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.79%) SharePoint

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 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Office 365
2 8 (42.11%) Azure
3 3 (15.79%) IaaS
3 3 (15.79%) PaaS
4 2 (10.53%) AWS
4 2 (10.53%) Mimecast
4 2 (10.53%) SaaS
5 1 (5.26%) GCP
5 1 (5.26%) NuGet
5 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) OpenScape
3 1 (5.26%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) GitLab
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) MSI
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) WiX
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) CentOS
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Break/Fix
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Server Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.79%) XenApp
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
3 1 (5.26%) SCSM
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) Facebook
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) Instagram
6 1 (5.26%) Kaseya
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (5.26%) Twitter
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas