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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 24 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.00% 3.33% -
As % of the System Software category 21.74% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£359 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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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
46 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 36.80% 21.67% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 8
Average daily rate £365 £381 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.39% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £311 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £428
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 £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -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 19 December 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 15 (100.00%) McAfee
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 10 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (66.67%) Change Management
3 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 10 (66.67%) MCTS
3 10 (66.67%) MCITP
3 10 (66.67%) PDA
3 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 10 (66.67%) Clustering
3 10 (66.67%) Netcool
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (66.67%) WinRunner
3 10 (66.67%) TestDirector
3 10 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (66.67%) Veritas
3 10 (66.67%) AIX
3 10 (66.67%) MCSE
3 10 (66.67%) MCSA
3 10 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Citrix

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (33.33%) Network Security
1 5 (33.33%) Junos
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) WinRunner
1 10 (66.67%) TestDirector
1 10 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) PDA
1 10 (66.67%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (66.67%) AIX
2 10 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 10 (66.67%) Change Management
1 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Network Management
2 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) MCTS
2 10 (66.67%) MCITP
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (66.67%) MCSE
2 10 (66.67%) MCSA
3 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
1 5 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (66.67%) Netcool
1 10 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (26.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) McAfee
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Veritas
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Crossbeam
3 5 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 5 (33.33%) F5
3 5 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 5 (33.33%) TippingPoint
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper