The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
London / City of London
Rank 147 149 194
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +45
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.063% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.39% 0.64% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £420
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
287 314 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.67% 9.95% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 213 303
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £22.34 £30.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +60.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +24.44%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SCVMM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SCVMM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SCVMM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SCVMM 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 City of London region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
4 3 (50.00%) SCSM
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) Banking

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (50.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (50.00%) SCSM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp