The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 22 April 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 / Renfrewshire
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 33 20
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 7.23% 8.92% 6.67%
As % of the System Software category 35.29% 18.83% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 4
Median daily rate £258 £292 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.89% -1.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £254 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £423 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £335 £400
% change year-on-year -6.71% -16.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.64% -7.44%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 17 154 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 20.48% 47.38% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 103 28
Median daily rate £340 £330 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £361 £347
% change year-on-year -0.20% +3.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% -  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Renfrewshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 22 April 2017. 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 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
Erskine +12 4 £250 -14.45% 1
Renfrew - 2 £340 -
Hyper-V
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (80.00%) MCITP
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) MCSE
3 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Clustering
4 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Change Management
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (70.00%) Office 365
4 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (60.00%) Smoke Testing
5 6 (60.00%) StarTeam
5 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (60.00%) Veritas
5 6 (60.00%) MCSA
5 6 (60.00%) SharePoint

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Hardware Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (60.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Software Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) MCITP
1 8 (80.00%) MCSE
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (60.00%) MCSA
3 6 (60.00%) MCTS
4 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (60.00%) Netcool
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (10.00%) PowerCLI
3 1 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Intel Security
3 6 (60.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
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