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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 95 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 49 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.64% 0.69% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 9.63% 8.02% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 10 10
Median daily rate £303 £325 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% +56.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £123 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £398 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.54% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Hyper-V
UK

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
509 262 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.02% 8.64% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 126 103
Median daily rate £350 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £29.09 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.77% +61.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £11.30 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £110.00 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Renfrewshire -15 29 £300 -1.51% 1
Glasgow +12 10 £300 -20.00% 5
Edinburgh -10 5 £450 +260.00% 4
Stirling - 1 £500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 79 (94.05%) Windows
2 78 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 78 (92.86%) VMware
3 76 (90.48%) Microsoft
4 69 (82.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (67.86%) Citrix
6 55 (65.48%) SQL
7 54 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 51 (60.71%) MCSA
8 51 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (55.95%) Security Cleared
10 42 (50.00%) Clustering
11 39 (46.43%) Windows 7
12 38 (45.24%) Windows Server
12 38 (45.24%) VMware ESX
13 37 (44.05%) Change Management
13 37 (44.05%) WinRunner
13 37 (44.05%) HP UFT
13 37 (44.05%) Windows Server 2003
13 37 (44.05%) Test Automation
14 36 (42.86%) TestDirector
14 36 (42.86%) MCSE
15 35 (41.67%) Windows XP
15 35 (41.67%) AIX
15 35 (41.67%) Veritas
15 35 (41.67%) Intel Security
15 35 (41.67%) Netcool
15 35 (41.67%) MCITP
15 35 (41.67%) Software Testing
15 35 (41.67%) 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 16 (19.05%) OpenStack
2 15 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 11 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (11.90%) SharePoint
5 9 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (8.33%) Live Communications Server
6 7 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
6 7 (8.33%) Skype for Business
7 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.19%) Apache
8 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.19%) IIS
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 33 (39.29%) DNS
2 26 (30.95%) DHCP
3 20 (23.81%) SAN
4 9 (10.71%) WAN
5 4 (4.76%) Skype
6 3 (3.57%) VPN
7 2 (2.38%) NAS
7 2 (2.38%) SMTP
8 1 (1.19%) FCoE
8 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.19%) Firewall
8 1 (1.19%) HTTP
8 1 (1.19%) IPv4
8 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.19%) LAN
8 1 (1.19%) Multicast
8 1 (1.19%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) MySQL
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.19%) HBase
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (44.05%) HP UFT
1 37 (44.05%) WinRunner
2 36 (42.86%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.38%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Banking
2 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (32.14%) Analyst
2 24 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 20 (23.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 19 (22.62%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 14 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Tester
8 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Tester
8 4 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Applications Packager
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Mobility Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Virtualisation Specialist
10 2 (2.38%) Data Centre Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Infrastructure Test Manager
10 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Engineer
10 2 (2.38%) PowerShell Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) HTML
2 7 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (1.19%) Middleware
3 1 (1.19%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.19%) XML
3 1 (1.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (50.00%) Clustering
2 31 (36.90%) PDA
3 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.57%) CESG
6 3 (3.57%) PKI
7 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 79 (94.05%) Windows
2 69 (82.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (46.43%) Windows 7
4 38 (45.24%) Windows Server
5 37 (44.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (41.67%) AIX
6 35 (41.67%) Windows XP
7 32 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.95%) Linux
9 3 (3.57%) Android
9 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.57%) Windows Phone
10 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (44.05%) Change Management
1 37 (44.05%) Test Automation
2 35 (41.67%) Software Testing
3 32 (38.10%) Test Scripting
4 26 (30.95%) ITIL
5 11 (13.10%) Migration
6 9 (10.71%) Conflict Management
6 9 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 7 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 7 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.76%) High Availability
10 3 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.57%) Records Management
11 2 (2.38%) Capacity Management
11 2 (2.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 2 (2.38%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.38%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (65.48%) SQL
2 28 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (1.19%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (60.71%) MCSA
3 47 (55.95%) Security Cleared
4 36 (42.86%) MCSE
5 35 (41.67%) MCITP
5 35 (41.67%) MCTS
6 32 (38.10%) SC Cleared
7 31 (36.90%) ISTQB
8 16 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.38%) Degree
12 1 (1.19%) APMP
12 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
12 1 (1.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 51 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (45.24%) VMware ESX
4 18 (21.43%) vSphere
5 6 (7.14%) XenApp
6 5 (5.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.95%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.19%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.19%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.19%) KVM
8 1 (1.19%) NFS
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.19%) SRDF
8 1 (1.19%) UAG
8 1 (1.19%) vCloud
8 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
1 35 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
1 35 (41.67%) Netcool
2 12 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (3.57%) AirWatch
3 3 (3.57%) SCOM
3 3 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.57%) WSUS
4 2 (2.38%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.38%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.19%) OpenView
5 1 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 78 (92.86%) VMware
2 76 (90.48%) Microsoft
3 57 (67.86%) Citrix
4 35 (41.67%) Intel Security
4 35 (41.67%) Veritas
5 20 (23.81%) HP
6 7 (8.33%) Cisco
7 4 (4.76%) Oracle
8 3 (3.57%) Apple
8 3 (3.57%) CA
9 2 (2.38%) arcserve
10 1 (1.19%) AppSense
10 1 (1.19%) EMC
10 1 (1.19%) IBM
10 1 (1.19%) Intel
10 1 (1.19%) NetApp
10 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.19%) Sybase
10 1 (1.19%) Symantec
10 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago