Period
to 27 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 27 January 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 340 364 396
Rank change year-on-year +24 +32 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 70 147 232
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 2.79% 3.38% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 110 163
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £163 £166
90th Percentile £500 £562 £569
England median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £19.41 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +43.78% -15.63%
England median hourly rate £16.24 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.04% -4.29% -12.50%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,513 4,351 6,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.88% 14.62% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,834 3,235 5,125
Median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.53%
10th Percentile £311 £185 £205
90th Percentile £700 £675 £663
England median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 104 130
Median hourly rate £22.75 £18.60 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.31% -4.62% +3.45%
10th Percentile £12.52 £12.44 £12.75
90th Percentile £60.00 £50.00 £45.92
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in London

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in London.

Daily rate trend for Hyper-V in London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in London over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in London

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in London.

Hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in London

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the London region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +62 9 £500 +69.49% 9
South London +47 2 £300 +71.43% 3
West London +38 2 £338 +92.86% 4
North London - 1 - -
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 62 (88.57%) Windows
2 47 (67.14%) Active Directory
3 44 (62.86%) VMware
4 43 (61.43%) Azure
5 40 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (54.29%) Windows Server
7 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
8 28 (40.00%) PowerShell
9 22 (31.43%) DNS
10 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2016
11 20 (28.57%) Firewall
12 19 (27.14%) Office 365
13 18 (25.71%) Linux
13 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
14 17 (24.29%) DHCP
14 17 (24.29%) Virtual Machines
14 17 (24.29%) Windows 10
15 16 (22.86%) AWS
16 15 (21.43%) PaaS
16 15 (21.43%) Finance
17 14 (20.00%) Migration
17 14 (20.00%) ITIL
18 13 (18.57%) WAN
18 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
18 13 (18.57%) LAN
18 13 (18.57%) Citrix
18 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
19 12 (17.14%) IaaS
19 12 (17.14%) Cisco

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (14.29%) IIS
3 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.57%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.86%) Apache
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.43%) ReMetrica
1 1 (1.43%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 43 (61.43%) Azure
2 19 (27.14%) Office 365
3 16 (22.86%) AWS
4 15 (21.43%) PaaS
5 12 (17.14%) IaaS
6 9 (12.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (10.00%) GCP
7 7 (10.00%) SaaS
8 5 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (4.29%) OneDrive
10 2 (2.86%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (1.43%) Azure Stack
11 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.43%) DNS
2 20 (28.57%) Firewall
3 17 (24.29%) DHCP
4 13 (18.57%) LAN
4 13 (18.57%) WAN
5 11 (15.71%) SAN
5 11 (15.71%) VPN
6 7 (10.00%) IPv4
6 7 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 7 (10.00%) NetScaler
7 6 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (8.57%) Skype
8 5 (7.14%) Multicast
8 5 (7.14%) VSAN
9 4 (5.71%) Internet
9 4 (5.71%) MPLS
9 4 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.29%) VoIP
10 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) ReSharper
2 3 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 2 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Financial Institution
2 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (1.43%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (14.29%) Architect
1 10 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (11.43%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (7.14%) Administrator
4 5 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 4 (5.71%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (5.71%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Support Officer
5 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Officer
5 4 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
1 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 5 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.71%) Enterprise Cloud
3 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 9 (12.86%) Private Cloud
4 9 (12.86%) Public Cloud
5 8 (11.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
7 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
8 3 (4.29%) Clustering
9 2 (2.86%) CESG
9 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
9 2 (2.86%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
10 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
10 1 (1.43%) NHS
10 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 62 (88.57%) Windows
2 38 (54.29%) Windows Server
3 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 18 (25.71%) Linux
5 17 (24.29%) Windows 10
6 13 (18.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (7.14%) Android
8 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
8 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.29%) Unix
9 3 (4.29%) VMS
9 3 (4.29%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (4.29%) Windows NT
9 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) ITIL
1 14 (20.00%) Migration
2 11 (15.71%) Data Protection
2 11 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (15.71%) Service Management
3 7 (10.00%) Change Management
4 6 (8.57%) DevOps
4 6 (8.57%) High Availability
4 6 (8.57%) Patch Management
4 6 (8.57%) Project Management
5 5 (7.14%) Architectural Design
5 5 (7.14%) Benchmarking
5 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.14%) Service Design
5 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.14%) Webhook
6 4 (5.71%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.57%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) VB
5 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
1 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.71%) Degree
3 4 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.29%) ISEB
4 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.86%) CCIE
5 2 (2.86%) MCSA
5 2 (2.86%) VCAP
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) NIST
2 7 (10.00%) Government Security Classifications
3 6 (8.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (5.71%) NCSC
5 3 (4.29%) QA
6 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (67.14%) Active Directory
2 40 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (24.29%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (15.71%) vSphere
5 10 (14.29%) Docker
6 8 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (10.00%) KVM
7 7 (10.00%) Xen
8 4 (5.71%) VMware NSX
9 3 (4.29%) XenApp
10 2 (2.86%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 2 (2.86%) NFS
10 2 (2.86%) vCloud
10 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (2.86%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.43%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (17.14%) Terraform
2 11 (15.71%) SCCM
3 8 (11.43%) Kubernetes
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (7.14%) Puppet
5 5 (7.14%) SCOM
5 5 (7.14%) vCenter Server
6 4 (5.71%) PowerCLI
6 4 (5.71%) vRealize
6 4 (5.71%) WSUS
7 3 (4.29%) Ansible
7 3 (4.29%) Backup Exec
7 3 (4.29%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (4.29%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (2.86%) BladeLogic
8 2 (2.86%) Salt
9 1 (1.43%) WMI
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) VMware
2 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.57%) Citrix
4 12 (17.14%) Cisco
4 12 (17.14%) HP
5 8 (11.43%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.57%) Intel
6 6 (8.57%) Symantec
6 6 (8.57%) Veeam
7 5 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.71%) Dell
8 4 (5.71%) Lumension
8 4 (5.71%) NetApp
8 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.71%) Sophos
9 3 (4.29%) Bloomberg
9 3 (4.29%) EqualLogic
9 3 (4.29%) Meraki
9 3 (4.29%) Reuters
10 2 (2.86%) BMC