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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 91 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 57 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.94% 0.61% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 11.15% 7.23% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 6 11
Median daily rate £300 £283 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.86% +25.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £193 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £349 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.54%
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
511 249 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.39% 8.42% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 109 136
Median daily rate £325 £290 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 16
Median hourly rate £39.25 £16.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.53% -14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.47 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £31.50 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -23 25 £301 +0.41%
Glasgow +17 18 £290 - 7
Edinburgh -10 7 £338 +170.00% 8
Aberdeen - 3 - - 1
Stirling - 1 £500 -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 89 (88.12%) Active Directory
2 87 (86.14%) Microsoft
2 87 (86.14%) Windows
3 77 (76.24%) VMware
4 73 (72.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (60.40%) SQL
6 60 (59.41%) Citrix
7 54 (53.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 51 (50.50%) MCSA
8 51 (50.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 48 (47.52%) Windows Server
10 46 (45.54%) Security Cleared
11 43 (42.57%) Clustering
12 41 (40.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (36.63%) Change Management
13 37 (36.63%) DNS
14 35 (34.65%) Windows Server 2003
14 35 (34.65%) Windows 7
15 34 (33.66%) Software Testing
15 34 (33.66%) Windows XP
16 33 (32.67%) DHCP
16 33 (32.67%) MCSE
16 33 (32.67%) SQL Server
17 32 (31.68%) AIX
17 32 (31.68%) Netcool
17 32 (31.68%) Veritas
17 32 (31.68%) Intel Security
17 32 (31.68%) MCTS
17 32 (31.68%) MCITP
17 32 (31.68%) McAfee ePO

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 23 (22.77%) MS Exchange
2 19 (18.81%) SharePoint
3 18 (17.82%) OpenStack
4 11 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (7.92%) Skype for Business
8 4 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.96%) Live Communications Server
8 4 (3.96%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.99%) Apache
9 1 (0.99%) IIS
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (25.74%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Office 365
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 37 (36.63%) DNS
2 33 (32.67%) DHCP
3 31 (30.69%) SAN
4 10 (9.90%) WAN
5 6 (5.94%) VPN
6 5 (4.95%) SMTP
7 4 (3.96%) Intranet
7 4 (3.96%) LAN
7 4 (3.96%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.97%) Skype
8 3 (2.97%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.97%) WLAN
9 2 (1.98%) Firewall
9 2 (1.98%) NAS
10 1 (0.99%) FCoE
10 1 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.99%) Multicast
10 1 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (32.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) MySQL
5 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.99%) HBase
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 30 (29.70%) HP UFT
1 30 (29.70%) WinRunner
2 28 (27.72%) TestDirector
3 4 (3.96%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (4.95%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Law
3 1 (0.99%) Banking
3 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (28.71%) Analyst
2 25 (24.75%) Test Analyst
3 21 (20.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 19 (18.81%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 16 (15.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Mobility Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Tester
9 4 (3.96%) SharePoint Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Tester
10 3 (2.97%) Data Centre Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
10 3 (2.97%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Migration Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) HTML
2 4 (3.96%) CSS
3 1 (0.99%) Middleware
3 1 (0.99%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.99%) XML
3 1 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (42.57%) Clustering
2 26 (25.74%) PDA
3 21 (20.79%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.94%) PKI
6 4 (3.96%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.96%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.97%) CESG
8 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 87 (86.14%) Windows
2 73 (72.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (47.52%) Windows Server
4 41 (40.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (34.65%) Windows 7
5 35 (34.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (33.66%) Windows XP
7 32 (31.68%) AIX
8 10 (9.90%) Linux
9 9 (8.91%) Windows 10
10 5 (4.95%) Android
11 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.97%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.99%) Solaris
13 1 (0.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.63%) Change Management
2 34 (33.66%) Software Testing
3 31 (30.69%) ITIL
4 30 (29.70%) Test Automation
4 30 (29.70%) Test Scripting
5 12 (11.88%) Migration
6 10 (9.90%) Risk Management
6 10 (9.90%) Server Virtualisation
7 9 (8.91%) Conflict Management
8 8 (7.92%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.93%) High Availability
10 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.96%) Load Balancing
11 4 (3.96%) Project Management
12 3 (2.97%) BCP
12 3 (2.97%) Business Continuity
12 3 (2.97%) Business Continuity Planning
12 3 (2.97%) Network Management
12 3 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (2.97%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (60.40%) SQL
2 30 (29.70%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.99%) Java
4 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (53.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (50.50%) MCSA
3 46 (45.54%) Security Cleared
4 33 (32.67%) MCSE
5 32 (31.68%) MCITP
5 32 (31.68%) MCTS
6 30 (29.70%) ISTQB
6 30 (29.70%) SC Cleared
7 18 (17.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.96%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.98%) Degree
11 1 (0.99%) APMP
11 1 (0.99%) CCNA
11 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) SLA
2 3 (2.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 89 (88.12%) Active Directory
2 51 (50.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (30.69%) VMware ESX
4 20 (19.80%) vSphere
5 7 (6.93%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (6.93%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.93%) XenApp
6 6 (5.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.98%) RHEV
8 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.99%) KVM
8 1 (0.99%) NFS
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.99%) SRDF
8 1 (0.99%) UAG
8 1 (0.99%) vCloud
8 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (31.68%) McAfee ePO
1 32 (31.68%) Netcool
2 28 (27.72%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (13.86%) SCCM
4 7 (6.93%) Failover Clustering
5 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (5.94%) SCOM
5 6 (5.94%) SCVMM
5 6 (5.94%) WSUS
6 5 (4.95%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (3.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (2.97%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.98%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.99%) OpenView
Vendors
1 87 (86.14%) Microsoft
2 77 (76.24%) VMware
3 60 (59.41%) Citrix
4 32 (31.68%) Intel Security
4 32 (31.68%) Veritas
5 26 (25.74%) HP
6 15 (14.85%) Cisco
7 10 (9.90%) Oracle
8 6 (5.94%) CA
8 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.95%) Apple
9 5 (4.95%) arcserve
9 5 (4.95%) Samsung
10 4 (3.96%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.96%) AppSense
10 4 (3.96%) Brocade
10 4 (3.96%) IBM
10 4 (3.96%) Lumension
10 4 (3.96%) Nintex
10 4 (3.96%) Symantec
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