Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 229 211 206
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 +25
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 27 33 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 2.41% 4.87% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 30
City of London median daily rate £401 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.23% -23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £257 £185 £242
90th Percentile £535 £553 £626
Central London median daily rate £413 £344 £425
% change year-on-year +20.07% -19.12% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
City of London median hourly rate £27.50 - £22.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 - £22.00

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 1,119 678 719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.78% 10.50% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 558 579
City of London median daily rate £500 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% +13.92%
10th Percentile £200 £185 £230
90th Percentile £650 £625 £603
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +14.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 33
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £21.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +34.92% -15.78%
10th Percentile £11.94 £13.09 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.50 £79.19 £22.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.26% +20.63% -12.40%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018, 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 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
6 11 (40.74%) Cisco
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
8 9 (33.33%) SAN
8 9 (33.33%) SCOM
9 8 (29.63%) Office 365
10 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
10 7 (25.93%) SCCM
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (22.22%) Linux
11 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
12 5 (18.52%) ITIL
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) EMC
12 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
13 4 (14.81%) SDLC
13 4 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
13 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
13 4 (14.81%) IaaS
13 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning

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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (29.63%) Office 365
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (14.81%) IaaS
4 3 (11.11%) SaaS
5 2 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (7.41%) Mimecast
5 2 (7.41%) PaaS
6 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (3.70%) Datadog
6 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) NAS
3 3 (11.11%) Skype
3 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (7.41%) SNMP
4 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) IPsec
5 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) HBase
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) Travis CI
2 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Support
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.70%) CESG
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.70%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 6 (22.22%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.11%) Unix
7 2 (7.41%) CentOS
7 2 (7.41%) DC/OS
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.70%) Solaris
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
2 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.81%) SDLC
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Server Building
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) VCP6
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (3.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 4 (14.81%) KVM
4 3 (11.11%) Docker
4 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.41%) VirtualBox
6 1 (3.70%) NFS
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.70%) SRDF
6 1 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (3.70%) Xen
6 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) SCOM
2 7 (25.93%) SCCM
3 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (14.81%) Ansible
5 3 (11.11%) Puppet
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
6 2 (7.41%) SCOrch
6 2 (7.41%) Terraform
6 2 (7.41%) vMotion
6 2 (7.41%) vRealize
6 2 (7.41%) WSUS
7 1 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
7 1 (3.70%) Perfmon
7 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
7 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (7.41%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) Brocade
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Intel
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) Sybase
8 1 (3.70%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) Veritas
8 1 (3.70%) Wyse