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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 85 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.25% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 5.77% 3.64% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Median daily rate £325 £438 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £348 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £528 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £20.60 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+77.18% -6.36%
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
156 110 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.35% 6.94% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 35 52
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £173 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Median hourly rate £48.75 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £25.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

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 25 July 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
7 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (28.57%) WAN
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Project Management
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 3 (21.43%) Change Management
8 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (21.43%) BCP
8 3 (21.43%) Clustering
8 3 (21.43%) MS Office
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) LAN
8 3 (21.43%) SQL

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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) WLAN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Data Migration Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Data Migration Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Migration Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Migration Project Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) BCP
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Network Management
2 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) MCTS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) APMP
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (14.29%) Netcool
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Veritas