Period
to 27 September 2020

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 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
England > London
6 months to
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 293 390 365
Rank change year-on-year +97 -25 +45
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 52 179 293
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 2.78% 3.05% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 120 210
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +2.01%
10th Percentile £281 £163 £163
90th Percentile £500 £553 £600
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -37.31% +116.13%
England median hourly rate £18.17 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.49% -16.00% +25.00%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,871 5,870 7,012
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.18% 15.31% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,253 4,290 5,151
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £200
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 107 142
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% -9.41%
10th Percentile £13.91 £12.76 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £53.80 £47.78
Median hourly rate £22.29 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +35.06% +3.13% -4.79%

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 September 2020.

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 September 2020. 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 +94 4 £650 +62.50% 9
South London +44 2 £300 +71.43%
North London - 2 £450 -
West London +62 1 £193 -3.75% 5
Hyper-V
England

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

1 47 (90.38%) Windows
2 39 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 32 (61.54%) Azure
4 30 (57.69%) Windows Server
5 27 (51.92%) VMware
6 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 24 (46.15%) DNS
8 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
9 22 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (36.54%) DHCP
10 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2016
11 18 (34.62%) Office 365
12 16 (30.77%) SAN
13 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
13 15 (28.85%) Firewall
13 15 (28.85%) AWS
14 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (25.00%) Windows 10
16 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
16 12 (23.08%) IIS
16 12 (23.08%) Cisco
16 12 (23.08%) HP
17 11 (21.15%) Citrix
17 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
17 11 (21.15%) Migration
17 11 (21.15%) Virtual Machines
18 10 (19.23%) SQL

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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (23.08%) IIS
4 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
5 5 (9.62%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (9.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
7 2 (3.85%) Apache
7 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.92%) CMS
8 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) ReMetrica
1 1 (1.92%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 32 (61.54%) Azure
2 18 (34.62%) Office 365
3 15 (28.85%) AWS
4 6 (11.54%) GCP
4 6 (11.54%) IaaS
5 5 (9.62%) PaaS
5 5 (9.62%) SaaS
6 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (46.15%) DNS
2 19 (36.54%) DHCP
3 16 (30.77%) SAN
4 15 (28.85%) Firewall
5 9 (17.31%) LAN
6 8 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (15.38%) WAN
7 7 (13.46%) NetScaler
8 6 (11.54%) iSCSI
9 5 (9.62%) Skype
10 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
11 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.77%) IPv4
11 3 (5.77%) Multicast
11 3 (5.77%) VPN
11 3 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (5.77%) X.509
12 2 (3.85%) SMTP
12 2 (3.85%) VLAN
13 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2019
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio Coded UI
2 1 (1.92%) GitLab
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) JMeter
2 1 (1.92%) JUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.85%) Billing
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Housing Association
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (9.62%) Architect
2 5 (9.62%) Platform Engineer
2 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) Azure Specialist
3 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
4 3 (5.77%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Server Engineer
4 3 (5.77%) Support Officer
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Support
4 3 (5.77%) Technical Support Officer
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (1.92%) Django
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
3 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Clustering
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.62%) HP StoreVirtual
3 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.77%) Smartcard
5 2 (3.85%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Fibre Optics
6 1 (1.92%) LIMS
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (90.38%) Windows
2 30 (57.69%) Windows Server
3 19 (36.54%) Windows Server 2016
4 13 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (19.23%) Linux
6 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (11.54%) Android
8 5 (9.62%) Apple iOS
8 5 (9.62%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (7.69%) Windows NT
9 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.85%) Unix
10 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 11 (21.15%) Migration
3 10 (19.23%) ITIL
4 8 (15.38%) High Availability
4 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.54%) Patch Management
7 5 (9.62%) Network Virtualisation
7 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.62%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
7 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Web Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
8 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.77%) Change Management
9 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (9.62%) C#
4 2 (3.85%) C
5 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
1 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) ISEB
2 5 (9.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) Government Security Classifications
1 6 (11.54%) NCSC
2 5 (9.62%) QA
3 4 (7.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (5.77%) NIST
5 2 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (3.85%) GDPR
5 2 (3.85%) HIPAA
5 2 (3.85%) SLA
6 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (21.15%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (19.23%) Docker
5 9 (17.31%) XenApp
6 7 (13.46%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (11.54%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 5 (9.62%) Xen
9 3 (5.77%) KVM
10 2 (3.85%) DFS Replication
10 2 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (3.85%) vSphere
11 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (13.46%) SCOM
3 6 (11.54%) SCCM
3 6 (11.54%) Terraform
4 5 (9.62%) Kubernetes
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (7.69%) Nagios
5 4 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (5.77%) Ansible
6 3 (5.77%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (5.77%) Puppet
6 3 (5.77%) WSUS
7 2 (3.85%) AirWatch
7 2 (3.85%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) VMware
2 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.08%) Cisco
3 12 (23.08%) HP
4 11 (21.15%) Citrix
5 8 (15.38%) NetApp
6 7 (13.46%) EqualLogic
7 6 (11.54%) Dell
8 5 (9.62%) EMC
9 4 (7.69%) Symantec
10 3 (5.77%) CA
10 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.77%) Intel
10 3 (5.77%) Lumension
10 3 (5.77%) Meraki
10 3 (5.77%) Palo Alto
10 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.77%) Sophos
10 3 (5.77%) Splunk
10 3 (5.77%) Veeam