Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 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
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 335 335 405
Rank change year-on-year 0 +70 +7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 92 125 210
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 3.00% 3.44% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 97 159
10th Percentile £273 £200 £175
25th Percentile £371 £281 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £420 £350 £418
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.17% +19.29%
75th Percentile £488 £475 £525
90th Percentile £530 £550 £563
England median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
England median hourly rate £12.98 £16.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year -21.33% -3.25% -26.65%

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 3,068 3,636 6,661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.17% 14.82% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,265 2,683 4,865
10th Percentile £339 £200 £210
25th Percentile £430 £381 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 87 108
10th Percentile £12.72 £12.43 £12.93
25th Percentile £16.53 £15.25 £16.08
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +22.99% -6.50% -
75th Percentile £48.50 £24.88 £36.67
90th Percentile £60.00 £47.83 £47.09
England median hourly rate £18.38 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.36% +3.13% +0.88%

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 13 April 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 13 April 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 +49 14 £488 +68.10% 13
West London +28 2 £338 +64.63% 5
North London - 1 - -
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 81 (88.04%) Windows
2 69 (75.00%) VMware
3 62 (67.39%) Active Directory
4 56 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 56 (60.87%) Azure
5 50 (54.35%) Windows Server
6 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
7 41 (44.57%) Microsoft 365
8 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (36.96%) PowerShell
9 31 (33.70%) DNS
9 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2016
10 27 (29.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 26 (28.26%) DHCP
12 24 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (25.00%) SCCM
13 23 (25.00%) WAN
14 22 (23.91%) Cisco
15 21 (22.83%) PaaS
16 20 (21.74%) AWS
16 20 (21.74%) Firewall
17 19 (20.65%) Migration
17 19 (20.65%) Linux
18 18 (19.57%) LAN
18 18 (19.57%) ITIL
18 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
18 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
19 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
19 17 (18.48%) Citrix
19 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2019

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 12 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.17%) Apache
5 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.17%) IIS
5 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.17%) SAS
6 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (60.87%) Azure
2 41 (44.57%) Microsoft 365
3 21 (22.83%) PaaS
4 20 (21.74%) AWS
5 16 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (16.30%) IaaS
6 15 (16.30%) SaaS
7 10 (10.87%) GCP
8 5 (5.43%) GitHub
9 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (2.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (2.17%) Azure Stack
10 2 (2.17%) Mimecast
11 1 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (1.09%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
11 1 (1.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (33.70%) DNS
2 26 (28.26%) DHCP
3 23 (25.00%) WAN
4 20 (21.74%) Firewall
5 18 (19.57%) LAN
6 15 (16.30%) VPN
7 10 (10.87%) iSCSI
7 10 (10.87%) SAN
8 9 (9.78%) NAS
9 8 (8.70%) NetScaler
10 7 (7.61%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (7.61%) SD-WAN
11 6 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (6.52%) Multicast
11 6 (6.52%) Wireless
12 5 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (5.43%) Internet
12 5 (5.43%) Skype
12 5 (5.43%) VoIP
12 5 (5.43%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.35%) HBase
4 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.26%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.09%) Ingres
7 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.26%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Banking
2 5 (5.43%) Legal
2 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.26%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.26%) Law
4 2 (2.17%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (16.30%) Architect
3 12 (13.04%) Azure Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) Administrator
4 7 (7.61%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Analyst
5 6 (6.52%) Cloud Specialist
5 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Network Specialist
6 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) Middleware
2 3 (3.26%) .NET
2 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Private Cloud
1 12 (13.04%) Public Cloud
2 10 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.70%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.26%) Clustering
6 2 (2.17%) CESG
6 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.17%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
6 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.09%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.09%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.09%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 81 (88.04%) Windows
2 50 (54.35%) Windows Server
3 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2016
5 24 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (20.65%) Linux
7 17 (18.48%) Windows Server 2019
8 14 (15.22%) Windows 10
9 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.35%) Solaris
11 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (3.26%) Unix
11 3 (3.26%) VMS
12 2 (2.17%) Android
12 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (20.65%) Migration
3 18 (19.57%) ITIL
4 9 (9.78%) High Availability
5 8 (8.70%) DevOps
5 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (8.70%) Infrastructure as Code
5 8 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (8.70%) Project Management
5 8 (8.70%) Server Management
5 8 (8.70%) Service Management
6 7 (7.61%) Business Continuity
6 7 (7.61%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.61%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (7.61%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.52%) Benchmarking
7 6 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.52%) Data Protection
7 6 (6.52%) Storage Management
8 5 (5.43%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.96%) PowerShell
2 13 (14.13%) SQL
3 5 (5.43%) Python
4 4 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.09%) Perl
5 1 (1.09%) PHP
5 1 (1.09%) VB
5 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (19.57%) SC Cleared
1 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.35%) Degree
3 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.26%) MCSA
4 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.17%) CCIE
5 2 (2.17%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.17%) CISSP
5 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) MCITP
5 2 (2.17%) MCSE
5 2 (2.17%) VCAP
5 2 (2.17%) VCP6
5 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.09%) CCA
6 1 (1.09%) CCNA
6 1 (1.09%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) NIST
2 3 (3.26%) Government Security Classifications
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (2.17%) NCSC
3 2 (2.17%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) COBIT
4 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (67.39%) Active Directory
2 56 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.04%) vSphere
4 11 (11.96%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (8.70%) Docker
5 8 (8.70%) KVM
5 8 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (8.70%) Xen
6 5 (5.43%) NFS
6 5 (5.43%) XenApp
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (4.35%) SRDF
7 4 (4.35%) vCloud
7 4 (4.35%) VMware NSX
7 4 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (3.26%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.17%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.17%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (25.00%) SCCM
2 14 (15.22%) SCOM
3 13 (14.13%) Terraform
4 10 (10.87%) Kubernetes
4 10 (10.87%) Puppet
5 8 (8.70%) Ansible
6 7 (7.61%) vCenter Server
7 6 (6.52%) Backup Exec
7 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (6.52%) SCSM
8 5 (5.43%) vRealize
8 5 (5.43%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 4 (4.35%) PowerCLI
10 2 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Salt
10 2 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (2.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 69 (75.00%) VMware
2 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.91%) Cisco
4 17 (18.48%) Citrix
5 11 (11.96%) HP
6 10 (10.87%) SolarWinds
7 6 (6.52%) Dell
8 5 (5.43%) EMC
8 5 (5.43%) Google
8 5 (5.43%) Oracle
9 4 (4.35%) MuleSoft
9 4 (4.35%) NetApp
9 4 (4.35%) ServiceNow
9 4 (4.35%) Sybase
9 4 (4.35%) Veeam
10 3 (3.26%) IBM
10 3 (3.26%) Intel
10 3 (3.26%) McAfee
10 3 (3.26%) Meraki
11 2 (2.17%) Mitel