Period
to 29 September 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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 200 217
Rank change year-on-year +81 +17 -2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 32 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.53% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 1.15% 3.02% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 31
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +5.26%
Central London median daily rate £650 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +57.58% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 260 1,059 1,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.46% 17.37% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 846 962
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £263 £218 £185
90th Percentile £630 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 36
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% +13.24%
10th Percentile £25.00 £12.76 £13.31
90th Percentile £37.60 £46.85 £25.50
Median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +36.90% +5.00% +10.53%

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
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 29 September 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 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) NCSC
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS

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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (33.33%) NCSC
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec