The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 24 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.40% 3.57% -
As % of the System Software category 18.33% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£359 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -25.58%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

System Software Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
60 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 45.80% 17.86% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 5 7
Average daily rate £350 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) McAfee
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 8 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 8 (66.67%) Clustering
3 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 8 (66.67%) MCTS
3 8 (66.67%) MCITP
3 8 (66.67%) PDA
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 8 (66.67%) Change Management
3 8 (66.67%) Netcool
3 8 (66.67%) WinRunner
3 8 (66.67%) TestDirector
3 8 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (66.67%) Veritas
3 8 (66.67%) AIX
3 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 8 (66.67%) MCSA
3 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
1 4 (33.33%) Junos
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) WinRunner
1 8 (66.67%) TestDirector
1 8 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Clustering
1 8 (66.67%) PDA
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 8 (66.67%) AIX
2 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 8 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Network Management
2 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) MCTS
2 8 (66.67%) MCITP
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
2 8 (66.67%) MCSA
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
1 4 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (66.67%) Netcool
2 4 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) McAfee
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Veritas
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Crossbeam
3 4 (33.33%) TippingPoint
3 4 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 4 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (25.00%) HP