The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
UK / England
Rank 555 552 560
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 19 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.083% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.95% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 32
Median daily rate £475 £404 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £404 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +20.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £56.00

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
4380 4001 4185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.56% 8.76% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2911 2497 2540
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 141 134
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SCVMM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 15 £475 - 1
East of England - 3 £450 -
South East -8 1 £513 +27.01% 3
SCVMM
UK

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 England region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 33 (82.50%) PowerShell
2 33 (82.50%) Hyper-V
3 30 (75.00%) SCOM
4 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
5 27 (67.50%) SCCM
6 24 (60.00%) Windows Server
7 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
8 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (35.00%) ITIL
10 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (30.00%) IIS
12 11 (27.50%) Migration
13 10 (25.00%) SQL
13 10 (25.00%) IaaS
13 10 (25.00%) SCOrch
13 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 9 (22.50%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (22.50%) Clustering
15 8 (20.00%) WSUS
15 8 (20.00%) SCSM
15 8 (20.00%) Change Control
16 7 (17.50%) DevOps
16 7 (17.50%) VMware
16 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
16 7 (17.50%) DNS
17 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
17 6 (15.00%) MS Office
17 6 (15.00%) Citrix

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 12 (30.00%) IIS
2 6 (15.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.00%) IaaS
3 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.50%) PaaS
4 3 (7.50%) SaaS
5 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DNS
2 6 (15.00%) SAN
3 5 (12.50%) DHCP
3 5 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (7.50%) Gitweb
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Consultant
2 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Azure Architect
5 3 (7.50%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Web Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Cloud Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Clustering
2 5 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) FlexPod
4 2 (5.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ITIL
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Migration
4 8 (20.00%) Change Control
5 7 (17.50%) DevOps
6 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (7.50%) Converged Infrastructure
9 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (5.00%) Server Building
10 1 (2.50%) Analytics
10 1 (2.50%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
10 1 (2.50%) Data Management
10 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.50%) Service Management
10 1 (2.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) PowerShell
2 10 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) Ruby
4 4 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (82.50%) Hyper-V
2 19 (47.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (22.50%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (15.00%) XenApp
5 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (10.00%) vSphere
6 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (5.00%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (75.00%) SCOM
2 27 (67.50%) SCCM
3 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 10 (25.00%) SCOrch
4 8 (20.00%) SCSM
4 8 (20.00%) WSUS
5 6 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (5.00%) SCDPM
9 1 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) Citrix
3 6 (15.00%) Symantec
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.50%) NetApp
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.00%) Veeam
7 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.50%) Adobe
7 1 (2.50%) Tableau