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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 90 113 96
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 55 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.90% 0.62% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 10.70% 7.32% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 13
Median daily rate £301 £288 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% +8.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £118 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £346 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £337 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.59 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.69% -10.46%
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
514 246 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.80% 8.49% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 115 113
Median daily rate £330 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 19
Median hourly rate £37.25 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £11.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £110.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%

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 31 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 31 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 -16 28 £300 -1.51%
Glasgow +17 16 £300 -3.22% 4
Edinburgh -14 5 £375 +200.00% 2
Stirling - 1 £500 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
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Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 84 (92.31%) Windows
2 82 (90.11%) Active Directory
3 76 (83.52%) Microsoft
3 76 (83.52%) VMware
4 70 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (60.44%) SQL
6 54 (59.34%) Citrix
6 54 (59.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 50 (54.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (51.65%) MCSA
9 46 (50.55%) Windows Server
10 43 (47.25%) Security Cleared
11 39 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 39 (42.86%) Clustering
12 38 (41.76%) DNS
13 33 (36.26%) Windows 7
14 32 (35.16%) DHCP
14 32 (35.16%) Change Management
15 31 (34.07%) VMware ESX
15 31 (34.07%) ITIL
15 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2003
16 30 (32.97%) WinRunner
16 30 (32.97%) HP UFT
16 30 (32.97%) Test Automation
16 30 (32.97%) PowerShell
17 29 (31.87%) Software Testing
17 29 (31.87%) SC Cleared
17 29 (31.87%) TestDirector
17 29 (31.87%) SQL Server
17 29 (31.87%) MCSE

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 21 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 18 (19.78%) OpenStack
3 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 12 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (6.59%) Live Communications Server
7 6 (6.59%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (6.59%) Skype for Business
8 4 (4.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.10%) Apache
9 1 (1.10%) IIS
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (27.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 38 (41.76%) DNS
2 32 (35.16%) DHCP
3 28 (30.77%) SAN
4 12 (13.19%) WAN
5 5 (5.49%) SMTP
6 4 (4.40%) LAN
6 4 (4.40%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.40%) Skype
6 4 (4.40%) VPN
7 3 (3.30%) WLAN
8 2 (2.20%) Firewall
8 2 (2.20%) NAS
9 1 (1.10%) FCoE
9 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.10%) HTTP
9 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.10%) IPv4
9 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.10%) Multicast
9 1 (1.10%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.10%) HBase
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (32.97%) HP UFT
1 30 (32.97%) WinRunner
2 29 (31.87%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.20%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.20%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.20%) Finance
1 2 (2.20%) Law
2 1 (1.10%) Banking
2 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Analyst
2 21 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 18 (19.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 17 (18.68%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 16 (17.58%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Administrator
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.40%) Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Tester
8 4 (4.40%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Tester
9 3 (3.30%) Applications Packager
9 3 (3.30%) Mobility Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 3 (3.30%) Wintel Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) IT Support
10 2 (2.20%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) HTML
2 6 (6.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.10%) Middleware
3 1 (1.10%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.10%) XML
3 1 (1.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (42.86%) Clustering
2 26 (28.57%) PDA
3 18 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.59%) PKI
5 5 (5.49%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.40%) Blackberry
6 4 (4.40%) Private Cloud
7 3 (3.30%) CESG
8 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 84 (92.31%) Windows
2 70 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (50.55%) Windows Server
4 39 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (36.26%) Windows 7
6 31 (34.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (31.87%) Windows XP
8 28 (30.77%) AIX
9 10 (10.99%) Linux
10 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.30%) Android
11 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.30%) Windows Phone
12 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.10%) Solaris
13 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Change Management
2 31 (34.07%) ITIL
3 30 (32.97%) Test Automation
4 29 (31.87%) Software Testing
5 27 (29.67%) Test Scripting
6 10 (10.99%) Migration
7 9 (9.89%) Conflict Management
7 9 (9.89%) Risk Management
8 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.69%) High Availability
9 7 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (6.59%) Load Balancing
11 3 (3.30%) Network Management
11 3 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.20%) Capacity Management
12 2 (2.20%) Incident Management
12 2 (2.20%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (2.20%) Records Management
12 2 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (60.44%) SQL
2 30 (32.97%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.20%) VB
5 1 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (54.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (51.65%) MCSA
3 43 (47.25%) Security Cleared
4 29 (31.87%) MCSE
4 29 (31.87%) SC Cleared
5 28 (30.77%) MCITP
5 28 (30.77%) MCTS
6 26 (28.57%) ISTQB
7 18 (19.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (2.20%) Degree
11 1 (1.10%) APMP
11 1 (1.10%) CCNA
11 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.10%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 82 (90.11%) Active Directory
2 54 (59.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (34.07%) VMware ESX
4 20 (21.98%) vSphere
5 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.69%) XenApp
6 6 (6.59%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.20%) RHEV
9 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.10%) KVM
9 1 (1.10%) NFS
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.10%) SRDF
9 1 (1.10%) UAG
9 1 (1.10%) vCloud
9 1 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
1 28 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
1 28 (30.77%) Netcool
2 17 (18.68%) SCCM
3 6 (6.59%) SCOM
3 6 (6.59%) SCVMM
3 6 (6.59%) WSUS
4 5 (5.49%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (4.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.30%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.20%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 76 (83.52%) Microsoft
1 76 (83.52%) VMware
2 54 (59.34%) Citrix
3 28 (30.77%) Intel Security
3 28 (30.77%) Veritas
4 25 (27.47%) HP
5 11 (12.09%) Cisco
6 6 (6.59%) CA
6 6 (6.59%) Oracle
6 6 (6.59%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.49%) arcserve
8 4 (4.40%) 3PAR
8 4 (4.40%) AppSense
8 4 (4.40%) Brocade
8 4 (4.40%) Lumension
8 4 (4.40%) Symantec
9 3 (3.30%) Apple
10 2 (2.20%) PlateSpin
11 1 (1.10%) DataSynapse
11 1 (1.10%) Opsware
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