The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the East of England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 142 123 135
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.066% 0.042% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.76% 0.58% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £20.00 -
Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
263 172 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.69% 7.19% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 77 114
Average daily rate £338 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £90 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 17
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
SCVMM
England

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 24 July 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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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 +2 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 -
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Junos
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft