The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 49 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 22 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.38% 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 20.95% 5.50% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 2
Median daily rate £315 £464 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.11% +179.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £464 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £484 £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +38.46%
Hyper-V
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
105 109 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.34% 7.27% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 56
Median daily rate £375 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) Windows
3 16 (45.71%) VMware
4 13 (37.14%) Cisco
5 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
6 11 (31.43%) DNS
7 10 (28.57%) DHCP
7 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.71%) Citrix
8 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (20.00%) Clustering
10 7 (20.00%) IBM
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
11 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
11 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (17.14%) Office 365
11 6 (17.14%) SQL
11 6 (17.14%) Wireless
11 6 (17.14%) XenApp
12 5 (14.29%) Firewall
12 5 (14.29%) VoIP
12 5 (14.29%) HP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) DNS
2 10 (28.57%) DHCP
3 6 (17.14%) Wireless
4 5 (14.29%) Firewall
4 5 (14.29%) VoIP
5 4 (11.43%) SAN
5 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.86%) FTP
6 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) Skype
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) StarTeam
1 2 (5.71%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Migration Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) PKI
3 4 (11.43%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.71%) iPad
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.71%) AIX
5 2 (5.71%) Android
5 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (11.43%) Migration
1 4 (11.43%) Project Management
2 3 (8.57%) BCP
2 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
2 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (8.57%) Change Management
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) Change Control
3 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (5.71%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (5.71%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
3 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) CCNP
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.71%) MCITP
1 2 (5.71%) MCSA
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) MCTS
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.14%) XenApp
4 4 (11.43%) XenServer
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) SCOM
3 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.71%) Netcool
3 2 (5.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (5.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) VMware
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
4 9 (25.71%) Citrix
5 7 (20.00%) IBM
6 5 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (11.43%) Juniper
8 3 (8.57%) Dell
9 2 (5.71%) Apple
9 2 (5.71%) CA
9 2 (5.71%) F5
9 2 (5.71%) Intel Security
9 2 (5.71%) Mitel
9 2 (5.71%) NetApp
9 2 (5.71%) Oracle
9 2 (5.71%) Symantec
9 2 (5.71%) Varonis
9 2 (5.71%) Veritas
9 2 (5.71%) Xerox
10 1 (2.86%) Canon