The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
UK / Scotland
Rank 86 97 111
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 20 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.21% 1.20% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 9.95% 11.48% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 9
Median daily rate £340 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £335 £355
% change year-on-year
- -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
201 270 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.20% 10.44% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 132 116
Median daily rate £375 £330 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £427 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.59 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.90 £17.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +34 13 £400 - 1
Renfrewshire +6 4 £278 -20.64% 1
Glasgow +3 1 £400 +12.28% 4
Scottish Borders - 1 £310 -
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 44 (72.13%) Windows
1 44 (72.13%) Active Directory
2 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
3 29 (47.54%) VMware
4 26 (42.62%) Citrix
4 26 (42.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (34.43%) Office 365
6 21 (34.43%) Windows 7
7 20 (32.79%) Windows 10
7 20 (32.79%) Clustering
8 19 (31.15%) SQL
8 19 (31.15%) Windows Server
9 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (27.87%) Change Management
10 16 (26.23%) Software Testing
10 16 (26.23%) MS Office
10 16 (26.23%) Windows XP
10 16 (26.23%) Server Virtualisation
11 15 (24.59%) AIX
11 15 (24.59%) Veritas
12 14 (22.95%) Intel Security
12 14 (22.95%) Netcool
12 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (22.95%) MCSE
12 14 (22.95%) MCSA
12 14 (22.95%) DNS
12 14 (22.95%) SharePoint
12 14 (22.95%) MCTS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (22.95%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.64%) Apache
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.64%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) iPlanet
7 1 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Office
2 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) Office 365
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.64%) PaaS
4 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) DNS
2 13 (21.31%) DHCP
3 7 (11.48%) VPN
4 6 (9.84%) Firewall
4 6 (9.84%) Wireless
5 4 (6.56%) VoIP
6 2 (3.28%) LAN
6 2 (3.28%) SAN
6 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) WAN
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.64%) FTP
7 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.64%) Skype
7 1 (1.64%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) MySQL
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) StarTeam
2 2 (3.28%) InstallShield
2 2 (3.28%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.64%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) MSI
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Law
2 2 (3.28%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Analyst
2 9 (14.75%) Test Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Mobility Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Tester
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 2 (3.28%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Clustering
2 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.20%) PKI
3 5 (8.20%) Private Cloud
3 5 (8.20%) Replication
4 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.56%) CESG
4 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.28%) iPad
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 44 (72.13%) Windows
2 26 (42.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (34.43%) Windows 7
5 20 (32.79%) Windows 10
6 19 (31.15%) Windows Server
7 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (26.23%) Windows XP
9 15 (24.59%) AIX
10 7 (11.48%) Android
10 7 (11.48%) Apple iOS
11 5 (8.20%) Windows Phone
12 3 (4.92%) Linux
13 1 (1.64%) HPUX
13 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.64%) Solaris
13 1 (1.64%) SUSE
13 1 (1.64%) Unix
13 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Change Management
2 16 (26.23%) Server Virtualisation
2 16 (26.23%) Software Testing
3 12 (19.67%) Test Scripting
4 10 (16.39%) Smoke Testing
5 7 (11.48%) ITIL
6 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.56%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (3.28%) Application Packaging
8 2 (3.28%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (3.28%) Remediation Plan
8 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.64%) Project Management
9 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) ISTQB
1 14 (22.95%) MCITP
1 14 (22.95%) MCSA
1 14 (22.95%) MCSE
1 14 (22.95%) MCTS
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.28%) CCNA
5 2 (3.28%) CCNP
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 44 (72.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) XenApp
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (6.56%) XenServer
5 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.64%) KVM
6 1 (1.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) McAfee ePO
1 14 (22.95%) Netcool
2 7 (11.48%) SCCM
3 5 (8.20%) AirWatch
4 4 (6.56%) XenMobile
5 3 (4.92%) SCOM
6 2 (3.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (3.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.64%) PowerCLI
7 1 (1.64%) Puppet
7 1 (1.64%) vRealize
7 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
2 29 (47.54%) VMware
3 26 (42.62%) Citrix
4 15 (24.59%) Veritas
5 14 (22.95%) Intel Security
6 11 (18.03%) Cisco
7 7 (11.48%) Apple
8 6 (9.84%) Oracle
9 4 (6.56%) IBM
9 4 (6.56%) Juniper
10 3 (4.92%) Dell
10 3 (4.92%) F5
10 3 (4.92%) HP
11 2 (3.28%) CA
11 2 (3.28%) Mitel
11 2 (3.28%) NetApp
11 2 (3.28%) Samsung
11 2 (3.28%) Symantec
11 2 (3.28%) Varonis
11 2 (3.28%) Xerox
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