The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 563 559 526
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -33
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 25 24 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.047% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.56% 0.58% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £393 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +22.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -13.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4469 4141 3730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.31% 8.09% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2782 2461 2199
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 154 157
Average hourly rate £21.51 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.22% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £45.00 £40.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +0.30%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCVMM
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SCVMM Daily Rate Trend in England

SCVMM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCVMM across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SCVMM Daily Rate Histogram in England

SCVMM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCVMM across the England region.

SCVMM Hourly Rate Trend in England

SCVMM
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
South East -16 7 £275 -24.13% 7
South West +4 6 £550 +42.85% 3
West Midlands +9 5 £285 +11.76%
London -14 4 £413 - 6
Yorkshire -28 2 £313 +11.11% 1
North West -27 1 - -
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UK

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 53 (75.71%) Microsoft
2 47 (67.14%) Windows
3 42 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 39 (55.71%) SCCM
4 39 (55.71%) SCOM
5 35 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 32 (45.71%) VMware
7 30 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 29 (41.43%) DNS
9 27 (38.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (35.71%) DHCP
11 22 (31.43%) HP
11 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
12 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (30.00%) ITIL
13 20 (28.57%) MS Excel
14 19 (27.14%) SCOrch
15 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (25.71%) SharePoint
16 16 (22.86%) Migration
17 15 (21.43%) WSUS
18 14 (20.00%) Cisco
18 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
18 14 (20.00%) Lync
19 13 (18.57%) SCSM
19 13 (18.57%) VBScript
19 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
19 13 (18.57%) Finance
20 12 (17.14%) SQL

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (25.71%) SharePoint
2 14 (20.00%) Lync
3 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.43%) IIS
8 1 (1.43%) Apache
8 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.29%) Office 365
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (41.43%) DNS
2 25 (35.71%) DHCP
3 9 (12.86%) SAN
4 7 (10.00%) VLAN
5 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.57%) LAN
5 6 (8.57%) WAN
6 5 (7.14%) SNMP
6 5 (7.14%) Intranet
6 5 (7.14%) Internet
7 4 (5.71%) Telnet
7 4 (5.71%) NAS
7 4 (5.71%) Unified Communications
7 4 (5.71%) NetScaler
7 4 (5.71%) VoIP
8 3 (4.29%) Firewall
9 2 (2.86%) Network Security
10 1 (1.43%) DDNS
10 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Consultant
2 13 (18.57%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Server Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Wintel Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) XML
1 5 (7.14%) OLE
1 5 (7.14%) OLE DB
2 4 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.71%) Client/Server
3 8 (11.43%) Clustering
4 7 (10.00%) User Experience
4 7 (10.00%) Private Cloud
5 4 (5.71%) PKI
5 4 (5.71%) Replication
6 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.86%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.43%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.43%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 47 (67.14%) Windows
2 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.57%) Linux
7 5 (7.14%) UNIX
8 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.43%) Android
9 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) ITIL
2 16 (22.86%) Migration
3 9 (12.86%) Project Management
4 8 (11.43%) Data Protection
5 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
5 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.14%) Workflow
5 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.71%) ITSM
6 4 (5.71%) Low Latency
6 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.86%) Service Management
8 2 (2.86%) WFM
8 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.86%) High Availability
9 1 (1.43%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (18.57%) VBScript
3 12 (17.14%) SQL
4 4 (5.71%) C#
5 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) DV Cleared
4 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (12.86%) MCSE
5 6 (8.57%) MCP
6 5 (7.14%) MCITP
7 4 (5.71%) HND
8 2 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.86%) MCSA
8 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.86%) CCEE
9 1 (1.43%) MCTS
9 1 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (1.43%) Degree
9 1 (1.43%) CCSP
9 1 (1.43%) CCNA
9 1 (1.43%) ISEB
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 42 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 30 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 27 (38.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (15.71%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (10.00%) DFS Replication
7 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
8 4 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (5.71%) XenApp
9 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.43%) Firmware
9 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.43%) vSphere
9 1 (1.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 39 (55.71%) SCCM
1 39 (55.71%) SCOM
2 19 (27.14%) SCOrch
3 15 (21.43%) WSUS
4 13 (18.57%) SCSM
5 11 (15.71%) SCDPM
6 6 (8.57%) NetBackup
7 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
7 4 (5.71%) HP SIM
7 4 (5.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (1.43%) Ansible
9 1 (1.43%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 53 (75.71%) Microsoft
2 32 (45.71%) VMware
3 22 (31.43%) HP
4 14 (20.00%) Cisco
5 9 (12.86%) Dell
6 8 (11.43%) Veritas
7 6 (8.57%) IBM
7 6 (8.57%) Citrix
8 4 (5.71%) Sophos
8 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
9 3 (4.29%) F5
9 3 (4.29%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.86%) AppSense
10 2 (2.86%) McAfee
10 2 (2.86%) ArcSight
10 2 (2.86%) Lumension
11 1 (1.43%) Nimsoft
11 1 (1.43%) Juniper
11 1 (1.43%) CA
11 1 (1.43%) NetApp
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