The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 143 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 6 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% - 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.58% - 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £320 £368
% change year-on-year
+26.95% -12.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
SCVMM
England

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

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
233 137 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.56% 5.84% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 68 98
Average daily rate £363 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.19% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £110 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 16
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +52.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £35.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SCVMM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SCVMM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SCVMM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £425 -
Essex - - - -
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) SCOrch
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
5 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) IPv6
6 2 (28.57%) Dell
6 2 (28.57%) SSH
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (28.57%) SCSM

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) IPv6
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (28.57%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Junos
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Server Support Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Network Support
2 3 (42.86%) Network Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Server Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Network Support Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSD
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOrch
2 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SCSM
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco