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 26 June 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.

Microsoft Hyper-V
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 273 317
Rank change year-on-year -29 +44  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 123 150 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.70% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 5.61% 6.22% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 109 80
Median daily rate £385 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +18.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £601 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +46.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +69.64% +33.33%  

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 2191 2411 2255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.55% 11.28% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1725 1508
Median daily rate £450 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +18.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 63 120
Median hourly rate £21.40 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.88% -15.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in London

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 June 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 -4 16 £325 -23.52% 9
Uxbridge - 4 £245 - 1
Docklands, London +2 1 £313 -
Brentford - 1 £365 -
Twickenham - 1 £363 - 1
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 204 (76.40%) Windows
2 157 (58.80%) VMware
3 133 (49.81%) Microsoft
3 133 (49.81%) Active Directory
4 129 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 125 (46.82%) Windows Server
6 81 (30.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 81 (30.34%) Cisco
7 78 (29.21%) SAN
8 76 (28.46%) PowerShell
9 75 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 74 (27.72%) Office 365
11 68 (25.47%) SCCM
12 67 (25.09%) HP
13 65 (24.34%) Firewall
14 63 (23.60%) SQL Server
15 62 (23.22%) SQL
16 61 (22.85%) Windows Server 2008
17 60 (22.47%) Data Centre
18 59 (22.10%) Citrix
19 54 (20.22%) Microsoft Certification
19 54 (20.22%) DNS
20 50 (18.73%) Clustering
21 46 (17.23%) SCOM
22 45 (16.85%) ITIL
23 44 (16.48%) DHCP
24 43 (16.10%) MS Exchange
25 42 (15.73%) SharePoint
26 41 (15.36%) Migration
27 40 (14.98%) VPN

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 43 (16.10%) MS Exchange
2 42 (15.73%) SharePoint
3 40 (14.98%) Skype for Business
4 36 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (5.62%) IIS
7 8 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.87%) CMS
9 4 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.75%) Apache
11 2 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.75%) Confluence
11 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.37%) DataSynapse
12 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (8.24%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.50%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 75 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (27.72%) Office 365
3 37 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (5.62%) IaaS
5 13 (4.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (3.75%) SaaS
7 6 (2.25%) PaaS
8 5 (1.87%) Yammer
9 4 (1.50%) Mimecast
10 3 (1.12%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.37%) GitHub
11 1 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 78 (29.21%) SAN
2 65 (24.34%) Firewall
3 54 (20.22%) DNS
4 44 (16.48%) DHCP
5 40 (14.98%) VPN
6 33 (12.36%) WAN
7 29 (10.86%) LAN
8 28 (10.49%) NAS
9 24 (8.99%) TCP/IP
10 21 (7.87%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (5.99%) iSCSI
12 15 (5.62%) Network Security
12 15 (5.62%) Skype
12 15 (5.62%) SMTP
13 10 (3.75%) IPsec
13 10 (3.75%) Wireless
14 9 (3.37%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (3.37%) Fibre Channel
14 9 (3.37%) Internet
15 8 (3.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (23.60%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.00%) Big Data
5 6 (2.25%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.12%) Power BI
8 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.75%) DocumentDB
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.37%) HBase
9 1 (0.37%) MySQL
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (1.50%) JIRA
3 4 (1.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.12%) CruiseControl
4 3 (1.12%) Maven
5 2 (0.75%) Grunt
5 2 (0.75%) JMeter
5 2 (0.75%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.75%) Selenium
6 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.37%) Hudson
6 1 (0.37%) MSI
6 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 39 (14.61%) Finance
2 21 (7.87%) Banking
3 15 (5.62%) Retail
4 11 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.37%) Law
6 9 (3.37%) Legal
7 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.12%) Back Office
8 3 (1.12%) Billing
8 3 (1.12%) Electronics
8 3 (1.12%) Marketing
9 2 (0.75%) Front Office
9 2 (0.75%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 55 (20.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 46 (17.23%) Architect
3 28 (10.49%) Analyst
4 26 (9.74%) Administrator
5 21 (7.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 20 (7.49%) Consultant
7 19 (7.12%) Technical Architect
7 19 (7.12%) VMware Engineer
8 18 (6.74%) Systems Administrator
9 17 (6.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 16 (5.99%) Windows Engineer
11 14 (5.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.24%) Citrix Engineer
11 14 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
11 14 (5.24%) Support Engineer
12 13 (4.87%) Support Analyst
13 12 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (4.49%) Infrastructure Specialist
14 11 (4.12%) Hyper-V Engineer
14 11 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.37%) .NET
2 7 (2.62%) ASP.NET
2 7 (2.62%) WAP
3 5 (1.87%) Middleware
3 5 (1.87%) Web Services
4 4 (1.50%) XMPP
5 3 (1.12%) Node.js
5 3 (1.12%) RESTful
5 3 (1.12%) WCF
5 3 (1.12%) WF
6 2 (0.75%) Java SE
6 2 (0.75%) JSON
6 2 (0.75%) XML
7 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.37%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.37%) HTML
7 1 (0.37%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.37%) WSDL
7 1 (0.37%) XSD
7 1 (0.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.47%) Data Centre
2 50 (18.73%) Clustering
3 34 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (9.36%) Replication
5 17 (6.37%) Private Cloud
6 13 (4.87%) Computer Science
7 11 (4.12%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.62%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (2.62%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (2.25%) Derivative
9 6 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.87%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.87%) PKI
11 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.12%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.75%) EPoS
13 2 (0.75%) Fintech
13 2 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 204 (76.40%) Windows
2 125 (46.82%) Windows Server
3 81 (30.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (22.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (14.23%) Linux
6 33 (12.36%) Windows 7
7 27 (10.11%) Windows 10
8 24 (8.99%) CentOS
9 23 (8.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (7.87%) Unix
11 20 (7.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (6.74%) Solaris
13 15 (5.62%) Windows 8
14 7 (2.62%) Windows Vista
15 6 (2.25%) Windows XP
16 5 (1.87%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (1.50%) Ubuntu
17 4 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (1.12%) VMS
19 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (16.85%) ITIL
2 41 (15.36%) Migration
3 31 (11.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (10.49%) Project Management
5 25 (9.36%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (8.99%) Server Virtualisation
6 24 (8.99%) Virtual Environments
7 21 (7.87%) Configuration Management
7 21 (7.87%) DevOps
8 20 (7.49%) Server Building
9 19 (7.12%) Service Management
10 18 (6.74%) TOGAF
11 14 (5.24%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (5.24%) ITIL V3
12 12 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (4.49%) CRM
12 12 (4.49%) High Availability
12 12 (4.49%) SIEM
13 10 (3.75%) Incident Management
13 10 (3.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 76 (28.46%) PowerShell
2 62 (23.22%) SQL
3 21 (7.87%) Python
4 13 (4.87%) C#
5 11 (4.12%) Perl
6 10 (3.75%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.37%) Korn
8 7 (2.62%) Java
9 6 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.50%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.12%) PHP
11 3 (1.12%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.75%) C++
13 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (20.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (14.61%) Security Cleared
3 35 (13.11%) MCSE
4 31 (11.61%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (10.49%) SC Cleared
6 21 (7.87%) CCNA
7 20 (7.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (5.62%) MCITP
9 13 (4.87%) Degree
9 13 (4.87%) MCP
10 10 (3.75%) MCSA
11 9 (3.37%) DV Cleared
12 6 (2.25%) CCIE
12 6 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (2.25%) MCTS
13 5 (1.87%) CCNP
13 5 (1.87%) CCSP
14 4 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (1.12%) CCA
15 3 (1.12%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.62%) SLA
3 5 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 133 (49.81%) Active Directory
2 129 (48.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (13.11%) XenApp
4 21 (7.87%) Virtual Machines
4 21 (7.87%) XenDesktop
5 19 (7.12%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (6.37%) vSphere
7 11 (4.12%) KVM
7 11 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
8 9 (3.37%) Xen
9 8 (3.00%) NFS
10 6 (2.25%) SRDF
10 6 (2.25%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.87%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.87%) vCloud
11 5 (1.87%) XenServer
12 4 (1.50%) BitLocker
12 4 (1.50%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
13 3 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 68 (25.47%) SCCM
2 46 (17.23%) SCOM
3 30 (11.24%) Microsoft Clustering
4 15 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (5.24%) SCVMM
6 13 (4.87%) Ansible
6 13 (4.87%) Puppet
7 12 (4.49%) NetBackup
7 12 (4.49%) vCenter Server
8 11 (4.12%) Failover Clustering
8 11 (4.12%) PowerCLI
9 10 (3.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (3.37%) Nagios
10 9 (3.37%) Salt
10 9 (3.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 8 (3.00%) SCOrch
12 7 (2.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (2.62%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (2.25%) WSUS
14 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 157 (58.80%) VMware
2 133 (49.81%) Microsoft
3 81 (30.34%) Cisco
4 67 (25.09%) HP
5 59 (22.10%) Citrix
6 26 (9.74%) NetApp
7 23 (8.61%) Symantec
8 17 (6.37%) EMC
9 16 (5.99%) Dell
9 16 (5.99%) Red Hat
10 15 (5.62%) CheckPoint
11 14 (5.24%) Veeam
12 12 (4.49%) Juniper
13 9 (3.37%) Oracle
13 9 (3.37%) Palo Alto
13 9 (3.37%) SolarWinds
13 9 (3.37%) Splunk
14 8 (3.00%) IBM
15 7 (2.62%) Sophos
15 7 (2.62%) Veritas
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