The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 108 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 13 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.15% -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.12% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate £409 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £223
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +89.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £56.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +255.55%
SCVMM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
254 296 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.00% 10.91% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 132 119
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 26
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.27% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £13.65 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCVMM across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SCVMM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCVMM across the Berkshire region.

SCVMM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SCVMM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCVMM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SCVMM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SCVMM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 9 £405 -
SCVMM
South East

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SCVMM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCVMM.

1 17 (100.00%) SCOM
2 15 (88.24%) Hyper-V
2 15 (88.24%) PowerShell
2 15 (88.24%) SCCM
3 14 (82.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) Migration
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (82.35%) vSphere
3 14 (82.35%) RightScale
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Intune
4 13 (76.47%) Puppet
4 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
4 13 (76.47%) Red Hat
4 13 (76.47%) Windows
4 13 (76.47%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) Ruby
5 12 (70.59%) VMware
5 12 (70.59%) LAN
5 12 (70.59%) WAN
5 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (64.71%) SQL
6 11 (64.71%) Oracle
6 11 (64.71%) Middleware
7 8 (47.06%) ITIL
7 8 (47.06%) Hybrid Cloud

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SCVMM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCVMM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) LAN
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
1 13 (76.47%) Windows Server
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (82.35%) Migration
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) PowerShell
2 13 (76.47%) Ruby
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSA
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Hyper-V
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) vSphere
3 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) SCOM
2 15 (88.24%) SCCM
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Intune
4 13 (76.47%) Puppet
5 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) RightScale
2 13 (76.47%) Red Hat
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) CA
6 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow