Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 217 214
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +17
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 39 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.41% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 3.18% 3.71% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 27
City of London median daily rate £388 £385 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% -9.41% +9.68%
10th Percentile £232 £186 £258
90th Percentile £488 £538 £597
Central London median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year - -11.76% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £22.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £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 1,225 754 717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.48% 11.00% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 988 607 571
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £169 £198 £243
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £457
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.00% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 25
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.24% -10.53% -2.56%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.96 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £29.20 £28.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.69 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.01% -1.63% +5.56%

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 October 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 16 October 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 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
4 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (48.72%) Office 365
5 19 (48.72%) VMware
6 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (38.46%) Windows 10
7 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
8 14 (35.90%) SCCM
8 14 (35.90%) SCOM
9 13 (33.33%) ITIL
9 13 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (23.08%) Finance
11 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
11 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
11 9 (23.08%) Cisco
11 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
12 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (20.51%) WAN
12 8 (20.51%) DNS
12 8 (20.51%) SAN
13 7 (17.95%) Firewall
13 7 (17.95%) DHCP
13 7 (17.95%) LAN
13 7 (17.95%) IaaS
14 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
14 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP

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 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.56%) CMS
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (48.72%) Office 365
3 13 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (17.95%) IaaS
5 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (7.69%) Mimecast
6 3 (7.69%) PaaS
7 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) DNS
1 8 (20.51%) SAN
1 8 (20.51%) WAN
2 7 (17.95%) DHCP
2 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) LAN
3 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.26%) Skype
5 3 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) Internet
6 2 (5.13%) NAS
6 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.13%) VLAN
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 1 (2.56%) IPsec
7 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
7 1 (2.56%) Network Security
7 1 (2.56%) SSL
7 1 (2.56%) VSAN
7 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
2 4 (10.26%) Law
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) Office 365 Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Server Support
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
1 3 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.13%) Replication
2 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) CESG
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.56%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Windows 10
2 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.56%) CentOS
7 1 (2.56%) DC/OS
7 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (12.82%) CRM
3 5 (12.82%) Identity Management
3 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
4 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Task Automation
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.13%) Email Migration
6 2 (5.13%) High Availability
6 2 (5.13%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.13%) Server Building
6 2 (5.13%) Server Management
6 2 (5.13%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) VBScript
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.13%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Docker
4 1 (2.56%) KVM
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) SCCM
1 14 (35.90%) SCOM
2 4 (10.26%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (7.69%) WSUS
4 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (5.13%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.13%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.56%) Ansible
5 1 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.56%) Perfmon
5 1 (2.56%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.56%) SCSM
5 1 (2.56%) Terraform
5 1 (2.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) Dell
5 3 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) EMC
6 2 (5.13%) NetApp
6 2 (5.13%) Symantec
6 2 (5.13%) Wyse
7 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.56%) Adobe
7 1 (2.56%) Brocade
7 1 (2.56%) F5
7 1 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) Mitel
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) Veritas