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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
England / London
Rank 270 293 286
Rank change year-on-year +23 -7  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 141 127 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.74% 0.58% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 6.73% 5.86% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 93 101
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £320 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £417
% change year-on-year -11.42% -16.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £21.25 £14.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.12% -10.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -25.00% +9.47%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2094 2167 1931
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.99% 9.86% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1448 1488 1274
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 92 126
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £29.90 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in London

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hyper-V in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in London

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in London

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V in London.

Contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 20 £350 -17.64% 20
Kingston Upon Thames -6 1 £400 +23.07% 3
West Drayton - 1 £375 -
Hendon - 1 £600 -
Hackney - 1 £325 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
West End of London - 1 - - 1
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 217 (71.85%) Windows
2 192 (63.58%) VMware
3 163 (53.97%) Microsoft
4 148 (49.01%) Active Directory
5 143 (47.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 134 (44.37%) Windows Server
7 92 (30.46%) Firewall
8 87 (28.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 86 (28.48%) Cisco
10 78 (25.83%) PowerShell
11 74 (24.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 74 (24.50%) SQL Server
12 73 (24.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 71 (23.51%) SAN
14 67 (22.19%) SQL
15 64 (21.19%) Linux
16 58 (19.21%) SCCM
17 57 (18.87%) Citrix
18 56 (18.54%) DNS
19 54 (17.88%) MS Excel
20 52 (17.22%) ITIL
21 50 (16.56%) Office 365
22 49 (16.23%) DHCP
22 49 (16.23%) HP
23 48 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
23 48 (15.89%) Skype for Business
24 46 (15.23%) Finance
25 45 (14.90%) WAN
26 44 (14.57%) VPN
27 43 (14.24%) Cisco Certification

Hyper-V
Top Related 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 48 (15.89%) Skype for Business
2 43 (14.24%) IIS
2 43 (14.24%) MS Exchange
3 32 (10.60%) SharePoint
4 29 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.64%) Apache
7 10 (3.31%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.98%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 8 (2.65%) WebSphere
10 7 (2.32%) DataSynapse
10 7 (2.32%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.32%) CMS
13 4 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (17.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 11 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 87 (28.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (16.56%) Office 365
3 37 (12.25%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (8.61%) IaaS
5 23 (7.62%) SaaS
6 15 (4.97%) PaaS
7 13 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (2.32%) GitHub
9 5 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.99%) Yammer
11 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.66%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 92 (30.46%) Firewall
2 71 (23.51%) SAN
3 56 (18.54%) DNS
4 49 (16.23%) DHCP
5 45 (14.90%) WAN
6 44 (14.57%) VPN
7 42 (13.91%) LAN
8 29 (9.60%) TCP/IP
9 28 (9.27%) iSCSI
10 26 (8.61%) NAS
11 23 (7.62%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (7.62%) Wireless
12 22 (7.28%) Internet
12 22 (7.28%) VLAN
13 17 (5.63%) Fibre Channel
14 15 (4.97%) Skype
15 12 (3.97%) Network Security
16 10 (3.31%) SMTP
16 10 (3.31%) WLAN
17 9 (2.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (24.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.32%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.32%) HBase
5 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.99%) Power BI
7 2 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.66%) DocumentDB
7 2 (0.66%) MySQL
8 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (5.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (1.66%) CruiseControl
3 5 (1.66%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.99%) Gitweb
5 3 (0.99%) Subversion
6 1 (0.33%) Grunt
6 1 (0.33%) JIRA
6 1 (0.33%) JMeter
6 1 (0.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.33%) Maven
6 1 (0.33%) MSI
6 1 (0.33%) Selenium
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (15.23%) Finance
2 21 (6.95%) Banking
3 14 (4.64%) Retail
4 11 (3.64%) Legal
5 7 (2.32%) Law
6 5 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.66%) Marketing
6 5 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.32%) Advertising
7 4 (1.32%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (22.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 63 (20.86%) Architect
3 33 (10.93%) Infrastructure Architect
4 27 (8.94%) Support Engineer
5 22 (7.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 22 (7.28%) Consultant
6 20 (6.62%) Analyst
7 19 (6.29%) IT Engineer
8 18 (5.96%) Technical Architect
9 16 (5.30%) Administrator
9 16 (5.30%) VMware Engineer
9 16 (5.30%) Windows Engineer
10 12 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (3.97%) IT Support
10 12 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (3.64%) Server Engineer
11 11 (3.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.30%) .NET
2 11 (3.64%) Middleware
3 9 (2.98%) LAMP
4 8 (2.65%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.32%) HTML
5 7 (2.32%) Rendezvous
5 7 (2.32%) XML
5 7 (2.32%) XSLT
6 6 (1.99%) Web Services
7 5 (1.66%) WCF
7 5 (1.66%) WF
8 4 (1.32%) WAP
8 4 (1.32%) XMPP
9 3 (0.99%) RESTful
10 2 (0.66%) JSON
10 2 (0.66%) Node.js
11 1 (0.33%) 802.1X
11 1 (0.33%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.24%) Data Centre
2 40 (13.25%) Clustering
3 38 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (7.95%) Replication
5 13 (4.30%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.98%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.98%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.32%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.66%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.66%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.32%) Derivative
11 4 (1.32%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.32%) Online Banking
11 4 (1.32%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.99%) NHS
12 3 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 217 (71.85%) Windows
2 134 (44.37%) Windows Server
3 74 (24.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 73 (24.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (21.19%) Linux
6 37 (12.25%) Windows 7
7 28 (9.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (8.28%) Windows 10
9 18 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (5.96%) Windows 8
10 15 (4.97%) Solaris
11 12 (3.97%) CentOS
11 12 (3.97%) Unix
12 6 (1.99%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.99%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (0.99%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.66%) Android
15 2 (0.66%) SUSE
16 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (17.22%) ITIL
2 33 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (9.93%) Virtual Environments
4 29 (9.60%) Migration
4 29 (9.60%) Server Virtualisation
5 28 (9.27%) DevOps
5 28 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (6.29%) CRM
7 18 (5.96%) Server Building
8 17 (5.63%) Configuration Management
8 17 (5.63%) High Availability
9 16 (5.30%) Project Management
10 15 (4.97%) Network Management
11 14 (4.64%) Service Management
12 13 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (4.30%) SIEM
13 12 (3.97%) Load Balancing
13 12 (3.97%) Performance Tuning
14 10 (3.31%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (3.31%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 78 (25.83%) PowerShell
2 67 (22.19%) SQL
3 19 (6.29%) Python
4 14 (4.64%) C#
5 13 (4.30%) Java
6 11 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.31%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.98%) Perl
9 5 (1.66%) PHP
10 4 (1.32%) C++
10 4 (1.32%) Korn
10 4 (1.32%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.99%) VB
12 2 (0.66%) C
13 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (14.24%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (12.25%) Security Cleared
4 35 (11.59%) MCSE
5 31 (10.26%) CCNA
6 29 (9.60%) SC Cleared
7 14 (4.64%) MCSA
8 13 (4.30%) CCNP
8 13 (4.30%) MCP
8 13 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (3.97%) Degree
10 11 (3.64%) CCIE
10 11 (3.64%) DV Cleared
11 9 (2.98%) MCITP
12 8 (2.65%) MCTS
13 5 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.32%) CCDP
14 4 (1.32%) MCDBA
14 4 (1.32%) MCDST
15 3 (0.99%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.98%) SLA
2 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.66%) QA
5 1 (0.33%) GCP
System Software
1 148 (49.01%) Active Directory
2 143 (47.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (7.28%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (7.28%) XenApp
4 15 (4.97%) KVM
5 14 (4.64%) NFS
5 14 (4.64%) vSphere
6 12 (3.97%) XenDesktop
7 10 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (2.98%) SRDF
8 9 (2.98%) Xen
9 8 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.32%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (1.99%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.66%) VMware ESX
13 4 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
14 3 (0.99%) BitLocker
14 3 (0.99%) Docker
14 3 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 58 (19.21%) SCCM
2 43 (14.24%) SCOM
3 22 (7.28%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (6.62%) SCVMM
5 19 (6.29%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (6.29%) Puppet
6 15 (4.97%) Ansible
7 10 (3.31%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.98%) Failover Clustering
9 8 (2.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 8 (2.65%) Nagios
9 8 (2.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (2.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 8 (2.65%) WSUS
10 7 (2.32%) PowerCLI
10 7 (2.32%) SELinux
11 6 (1.99%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (1.99%) SCOrch
12 5 (1.66%) SCSM
Vendors
1 192 (63.58%) VMware
2 163 (53.97%) Microsoft
3 86 (28.48%) Cisco
4 57 (18.87%) Citrix
5 49 (16.23%) HP
6 35 (11.59%) NetApp
7 21 (6.95%) Juniper
7 21 (6.95%) Symantec
8 20 (6.62%) EMC
9 19 (6.29%) CheckPoint
10 16 (5.30%) Dell
11 15 (4.97%) Palo Alto
12 13 (4.30%) Oracle
13 11 (3.64%) SolarWinds
14 10 (3.31%) Red Hat
15 9 (2.98%) Intel
16 8 (2.65%) IBM
16 8 (2.65%) Splunk
16 8 (2.65%) Veeam
17 7 (2.32%) Sybase
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