The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Renfrewshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 25 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.25% - 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 10.64% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£348 - -
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
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 30.52% 25.00% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 4 1
Average daily rate £325 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (75.00%) Clustering
3 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (75.00%) MCTS
3 6 (75.00%) MCITP
3 6 (75.00%) PDA
3 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (75.00%) Netcool
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) WinRunner
3 6 (75.00%) TestDirector
3 6 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) AIX

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Junos
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) WinRunner
1 6 (75.00%) TestDirector
1 6 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
1 6 (75.00%) PDA
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) AIX
3 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) MCSA
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCTS
2 6 (75.00%) MCITP
2 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Netcool
1 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) McAfee
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) AppSense
4 1 (12.50%) Crossbeam
4 1 (12.50%) TippingPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) F5