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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 63 82 74
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 15 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.46% 0.59% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 17.86% 9.43% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
Median daily rate £200 £464 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +179.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £230 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £520 £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+111.84% -15.55%
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
84 106 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.16% 6.21% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 60
Median daily rate £263 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.05% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £238 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £30.50 £25.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.79% +110.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) IBM
4 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) Clustering
6 5 (22.73%) VoIP
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (18.18%) Office 365
7 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (18.18%) XenApp
7 4 (18.18%) XenServer
7 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Juniper
7 4 (18.18%) SAN
7 4 (18.18%) Change Management
7 4 (18.18%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) Wireless
7 4 (18.18%) Migration
8 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
8 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity

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 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) VoIP
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
2 4 (18.18%) Wireless
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) WLAN
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Data Migration Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Migration Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Migration Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Change Management
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 3 (13.64%) BCP
2 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
2 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Network Management
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.09%) MCITP
1 2 (9.09%) MCSA
1 2 (9.09%) MCSE
1 2 (9.09%) MCTS
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) XenApp
2 4 (18.18%) XenServer
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (9.09%) Netcool
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (9.09%) Veritas