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 4 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 57 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.25% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 14.49% 4.69% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -16.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+51.63% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £16.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+59.37% -18.98%
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
69 64 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.63% 10.22% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 25
Average daily rate £318 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £270 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £467 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) McAfee
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
6 4 (36.36%) Clustering
6 4 (36.36%) Change Management
6 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 4 (36.36%) MCTS
6 4 (36.36%) MCITP
6 4 (36.36%) PDA
6 4 (36.36%) WinRunner
6 4 (36.36%) TestDirector
6 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (36.36%) Veritas
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (36.36%) Netcool

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) WinRunner
1 4 (36.36%) TestDirector
1 4 (36.36%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (9.09%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
2 1 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Development Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
1 4 (36.36%) PDA
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) AIX
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) MCTS
3 4 (36.36%) MCITP
3 4 (36.36%) MCSA
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (36.36%) Netcool
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) McAfee
5 4 (36.36%) Veritas
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) AppSense
6 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
6 1 (9.09%) Lumension
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