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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 115 118 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 23 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 8.88% 3.61% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £317 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £377 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -18.18%
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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
259 249 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.86% 9.03% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 143 80
Average daily rate £300 £323 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £115 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 7
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.10 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £26.00 £85.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 7 £325 - 4
Glasgow +12 6 £323 -4.44% 3
North Lanarkshire - 4 - -
Renfrewshire +5 3 £300 -16.95%
Dundee - 2 £450 -
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Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
3 26 (65.00%) VMware
4 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 19 (47.50%) Citrix
5 19 (47.50%) Cisco
5 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
7 16 (40.00%) HP
8 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
9 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
10 13 (32.50%) ITIL
11 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (27.50%) WAN
12 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
13 10 (25.00%) vSphere
13 10 (25.00%) SAN
14 9 (22.50%) DNS
14 9 (22.50%) Firewall
14 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (20.00%) Migration
15 8 (20.00%) SQL
15 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
16 7 (17.50%) LAN
16 7 (17.50%) EMC
16 7 (17.50%) Degree

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (10.00%) Lync
6 2 (5.00%) Apache
6 2 (5.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) WAN
2 10 (25.00%) SAN
3 9 (22.50%) Firewall
3 9 (22.50%) DNS
4 7 (17.50%) LAN
5 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 4 (10.00%) VPN
6 4 (10.00%) IPv4
6 4 (10.00%) DHCP
6 4 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (7.50%) NAS
7 3 (7.50%) Junos
7 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
8 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.00%) VoIP
8 2 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) WinRunner
1 3 (7.50%) TestDirector
1 3 (7.50%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) Hudson
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Trac
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
2 8 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Data Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
1 3 (7.50%) CSS
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 4 (10.00%) Celerra
2 4 (10.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (7.50%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.50%) Fat Client
3 3 (7.50%) PDA
4 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 2 (5.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.50%) AIX
6 3 (7.50%) UNIX
6 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.00%) Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Six Sigma
5 3 (7.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Service Management
5 3 (7.50%) Change Control
6 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Information Governance
6 2 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.50%) MCSE
5 3 (7.50%) MCSA
5 3 (7.50%) CCNP
5 3 (7.50%) CCNA
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.50%) MCTS
5 3 (7.50%) MCITP
5 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
5 3 (7.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) JSP 440
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (25.00%) vSphere
3 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (7.50%) XenApp
4 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.00%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (5.00%) Netcool
3 2 (5.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 26 (65.00%) VMware
3 19 (47.50%) Cisco
3 19 (47.50%) Citrix
4 16 (40.00%) HP
5 7 (17.50%) EMC
5 7 (17.50%) F5
6 6 (15.00%) McAfee
7 4 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (7.50%) 3PAR
8 3 (7.50%) AppSense
8 3 (7.50%) Crossbeam
8 3 (7.50%) TippingPoint
8 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
8 3 (7.50%) Juniper
8 3 (7.50%) Veritas
8 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.00%) Dell
9 2 (5.00%) Opsware
9 2 (5.00%) Remedy
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