Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 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
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 36 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 48 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 4.62% 7.67% 5.48%
As % of the System Software category 18.18% 20.43% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 35 6
Renfrewshire median daily rate £258 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.17% -4.00% -13.49%
10th Percentile £240 £256 £264
90th Percentile £360 £382 £349
Scotland median daily rate £305 £300 £333
% change year-on-year +1.67% -9.77% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £42.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +189.66% -30.95%

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 33 235 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 25.38% 37.54% 32.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 153 42
Renfrewshire median daily rate £400 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -6.54% +7.00%
10th Percentile £307 £259 £301
90th Percentile £446 £444 £451
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £318
% change year-on-year +10.29% +7.09% -2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 21 2
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £37.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +47.06% -
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £38.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -50.65% +126.47% +1.49%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

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 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +5 4 £250 -16.67%
Renfrew - 2 £340 -
Hyper-V
Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) Netcool

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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (50.00%) Netcool
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 3 (50.00%) Veritas