The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server 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 Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank - - 118
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.12%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-29.07% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
255 237 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.62% 9.23% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 99 68
Average daily rate £318 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £123 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.00 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.85%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Microsoft Virtual Server
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Daily Rate Trend in Scotland