Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 85 121
Rank change year-on-year -36 +36 -3
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.47% 1.69% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 5.24% 16.00% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £270 £260 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -43.97% +161.41%
10th Percentile £103 £170 £223
90th Percentile £413 £450 £542
Scotland median daily rate £325 £275 £310
% change year-on-year +18.18% -11.29% -8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.63 £41.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year -37.88% +184.48% -17.14%

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 267 225 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.04% 10.56% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 112 81
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £193 £128 £125
90th Percentile £600 £475 £506
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.84% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.49% -23.53% +112.50%
10th Percentile £15.30 £15.35 £24.05
90th Percentile £41.00 £36.25 £37.55
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.75% +18.25%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hyper-V in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Edinburgh

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) SCCM
6 3 (21.43%) Citrix
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Server Patching
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (14.29%) Change Control
7 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (14.29%) SCOM
7 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (14.29%) vSphere
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Change Control
1 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
1 2 (14.29%) Server Patching
2 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 2 (14.29%) Sophos
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco