Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 228 210
Rank change year-on-year +30 -18 -13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 44 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.68% 0.47% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 3.83% 2.94% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 27
City of London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.68% +6.73% -11.76%
10th Percentile £286 £261 £197
90th Percentile £538 £525 £553
Central London median daily rate £450 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +12.36% +6.80% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £33.50 -
Central London median hourly rate - £33.50 -

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 1,148 1,121 744
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.79% 15.92% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 894 597
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £216 £200 £185
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £505 £475
% change year-on-year +3.96% +6.32% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 42 20
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £19.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +0.65% +15.04%
10th Percentile £13.18 £13.31 £13.27
90th Percentile £46.42 £25.50 £39.53
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £18.85
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.15% +20.61%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (68.18%) VMware
4 29 (65.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (63.64%) Windows
6 24 (54.55%) PowerShell
7 23 (52.27%) Office 365
8 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (45.45%) Windows Server
10 19 (43.18%) DNS
11 18 (40.91%) SCCM
12 14 (31.82%) DHCP
13 13 (29.55%) Citrix
14 12 (27.27%) Finance
15 11 (25.00%) SAN
15 11 (25.00%) SQL
15 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (22.73%) Public Cloud
16 10 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
17 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (20.45%) Skype for Business
17 9 (20.45%) NetApp
17 9 (20.45%) Clustering
18 8 (18.18%) Symantec
18 8 (18.18%) IIS
18 8 (18.18%) SCOM
18 8 (18.18%) vSphere
18 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 7 (15.91%) DevOps
19 7 (15.91%) PaaS

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 9 (20.45%) Skype for Business
2 8 (18.18%) IIS
3 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.55%) Confluence
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (52.27%) Office 365
3 10 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (15.91%) PaaS
5 6 (13.64%) IaaS
6 4 (9.09%) SaaS
7 3 (6.82%) GitHub
8 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) DNS
2 14 (31.82%) DHCP
3 11 (25.00%) SAN
4 7 (15.91%) Firewall
5 6 (13.64%) NAS
6 4 (9.09%) Skype
6 4 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.82%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.55%) BIG-IP
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.27%) LAN
9 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.27%) VLAN
9 1 (2.27%) VPN
9 1 (2.27%) WAN
9 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) Big Data
3 2 (4.55%) DB2
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
1 2 (4.55%) MSI
1 2 (4.55%) WiX
2 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Hudson
2 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Law
4 2 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Azure Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Cloud Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Storage Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LDAP
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) RESTful
2 2 (4.55%) Software Packaging
2 2 (4.55%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Public Cloud
2 9 (20.45%) Clustering
3 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 6 (13.64%) Replication
4 3 (6.82%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.55%) Blog
6 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (63.64%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.55%) Solaris
7 2 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (15.91%) DevOps
3 6 (13.64%) Migration
4 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.36%) Identity Management
4 5 (11.36%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (11.36%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Operations
5 3 (6.82%) High Availability
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.82%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) Server Management
5 3 (6.82%) Storage Management
6 2 (4.55%) Data Management
6 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.55%) Open Source
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) Python
4 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) vSphere
4 7 (15.91%) XenApp
5 5 (11.36%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (2.27%) KVM
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.27%) VMware NSX
8 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (40.91%) SCCM
2 8 (18.18%) SCOM
3 6 (13.64%) Ansible
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (11.36%) WSUS
5 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
5 4 (9.09%) Puppet
5 4 (9.09%) SCSM
5 4 (9.09%) SCVMM
5 4 (9.09%) vCenter Server
6 3 (6.82%) AirWatch
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (6.82%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.27%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.27%) QRadar
7 1 (2.27%) Salt
7 1 (2.27%) Terraform
7 1 (2.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 30 (68.18%) VMware
3 13 (29.55%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) NetApp
5 8 (18.18%) Symantec
6 7 (15.91%) HP
6 7 (15.91%) Veritas
7 6 (13.64%) Dell
8 5 (11.36%) Cisco
8 5 (11.36%) Meraki
9 4 (9.09%) 3PAR
10 3 (6.82%) Brocade
10 3 (6.82%) F5
11 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.55%) EMC
11 2 (4.55%) IBM
11 2 (4.55%) Oracle
11 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.55%) Splunk
11 2 (4.55%) Sybase