Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 186 220 217
Rank change year-on-year +34 -3 -10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 33 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 0.48% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 3.45% 2.81% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 27
City of London median daily rate £403 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +3.90% -17.20%
10th Percentile £219 £227 £176
90th Percentile £500 £499 £538
Central London median daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year +3.23% +4.03% -15.82%
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 957 1,212 841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.40% 17.23% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 972 682
City of London median daily rate £515 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £214 £163 £201
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 22
City of London median hourly rate £20.42 £19.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.05% +13.24% -10.53%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.06 £10.60
90th Percentile £33.03 £25.50 £27.33
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.90% +13.24% -10.53%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 24 (72.73%) VMware
3 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 21 (63.64%) Windows
3 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (63.64%) Office 365
4 18 (54.55%) Azure
5 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
6 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
7 14 (42.42%) Citrix
8 10 (30.30%) vSphere
9 9 (27.27%) DNS
10 8 (24.24%) HP
10 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (21.21%) DHCP
11 7 (21.21%) SAN
11 7 (21.21%) Finance
11 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (18.18%) NetScaler
12 6 (18.18%) SCCM
12 6 (18.18%) Public Cloud
12 6 (18.18%) vCenter Server
13 5 (15.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 5 (15.15%) Virtual Desktop
13 5 (15.15%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (15.15%) NetApp
13 5 (15.15%) Firewall
13 5 (15.15%) Cisco
13 5 (15.15%) Linux

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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (63.64%) Office 365
2 18 (54.55%) Azure
3 5 (15.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) GitHub
5 2 (6.06%) Mimecast
5 2 (6.06%) PaaS
6 1 (3.03%) AWS
6 1 (3.03%) IaaS
6 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) DHCP
2 7 (21.21%) SAN
3 6 (18.18%) NetScaler
4 5 (15.15%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) NAS
5 3 (9.09%) Skype
6 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.06%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) OpenScape
7 1 (3.03%) PBX
7 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (6.06%) DB2
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Hudson
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Law
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) RESTful
1 2 (6.06%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.06%) Blog
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.15%) Linux
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Solaris
7 2 (6.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.09%) DevOps
3 3 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Break/Fix
4 2 (6.06%) Data Management
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 2 (6.06%) Prototyping
4 2 (6.06%) Server Management
4 2 (6.06%) Task Automation
5 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Decision-Making
5 1 (3.03%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.03%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) Python
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (30.30%) vSphere
4 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (15.15%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (15.15%) XenApp
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (6.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.03%) KVM
7 1 (3.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
1 6 (18.18%) vCenter Server
2 5 (15.15%) WSUS
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (9.09%) Ansible
4 3 (9.09%) Puppet
4 3 (9.09%) SCOM
5 2 (6.06%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.03%) Netcool
6 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.03%) Salt
6 1 (3.03%) SCSM
6 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
6 1 (3.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) VMware
2 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Citrix
4 8 (24.24%) HP
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco
5 5 (15.15%) NetApp
6 3 (9.09%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.09%) Brocade
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) EMC
6 3 (9.09%) Veritas
7 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.06%) F5
7 2 (6.06%) IBM
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.06%) Sybase
8 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.03%) Kaseya
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec