The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 68 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.67% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 11.32% 8.11% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£323 £289 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% -23.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.80 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.18%
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.90% 4.31% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 20
Average daily rate £325 £267 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.86% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £150 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Glasgow region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Glasgow region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) EqualLogic
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) CLARiiON
5 3 (37.50%) Celerra
5 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
5 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Dell Compellent
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
1 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
1 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) CLARiiON
1 3 (37.50%) Celerra
1 3 (37.50%) EqualLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) PDA
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Dell Compellent
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee