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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 92 82 68
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 7 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.28% 1.24%
As % of the System Software category 3.98% 4.04% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 9
Median daily rate £338 £125 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £125 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £125 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.54%
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
176 99 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.07% 7.02% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 36 52
Median daily rate £375 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £48.75 £33.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.52% +59.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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 27 June 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) BCP
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WLAN
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Network Management
5 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications

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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Data Migration Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Migration Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) BCP
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) APMP
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (8.33%) Veritas