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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 91 82
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category - 4.07% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £338 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +200.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +69.64% +33.33%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 102 172 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 8.40% 12.99% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 63 39
Median daily rate £400 £375 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +56.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £118 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £48.75 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB

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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos