The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Edinburgh region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 76 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 10 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 0.39% -
As % of the System Software category 10.64% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£281 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
94 68 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.36% 6.66% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 20 20
Average daily rate £338 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £184 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Hyper-V
Scotland

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 23 July 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (61.90%) SAN
3 13 (61.90%) Linux
4 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 12 (57.14%) HP
4 12 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (47.62%) UNIX
5 10 (47.62%) SUSE
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) AIX
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) SCOM
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (23.81%) Perl
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
8 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 4 (19.05%) Banking
9 4 (19.05%) Korn
9 4 (19.05%) Marketing
9 4 (19.05%) COBIT
9 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (19.05%) MS Office
9 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (19.05%) nmon

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WLAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (47.62%) UNIX
4 10 (47.62%) SUSE
5 8 (38.10%) AIX
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Validation
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Korn
3 4 (19.05%) C-shell
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) nmon
2 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 12 (57.14%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
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