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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 85 77 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.084% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 6.14% 1.23% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£325 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -18.18%
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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
114 81 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.76% 6.83% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 24
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £110 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £528 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.25 £12.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.41% -64.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £11.30 £32.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.45 £17.60 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) IPv4
3 1 (8.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Data Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) HP