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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 538 522 505
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 26 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.052% 0.022%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.68% 0.72% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 4
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£500 £298 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.06% -27.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £223 £375
% change year-on-year
+91.01% -40.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 -
SCVMM
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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
3822 3343 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.02% 7.31% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2292 1892 1502
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 154 179
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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
London -14 13 £500 +58.73% 3
South East -28 8 £425 +123.68% 1
South West -19 3 £420 - 3
North West -14 1 - - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
SCVMM
UK

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 55 (73.33%) Windows
1 55 (73.33%) Hyper-V
2 51 (68.00%) SCCM
3 50 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 41 (54.67%) SCOM
5 40 (53.33%) VMware
6 38 (50.67%) HP
7 36 (48.00%) PowerShell
8 34 (45.33%) ITIL
9 32 (42.67%) Citrix
9 32 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (38.67%) VBScript
11 28 (37.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
12 27 (36.00%) Dell
13 26 (34.67%) SAN
14 24 (32.00%) XenDesktop
15 23 (30.67%) SharePoint
16 22 (29.33%) TCP/IP
17 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (24.00%) Windows 7
18 18 (24.00%) Incident Management
19 17 (22.67%) XenApp
19 17 (22.67%) NetScaler
19 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
20 16 (21.33%) Project Management
20 16 (21.33%) Middleware
20 16 (21.33%) ITSM
20 16 (21.33%) Replication
20 16 (21.33%) CA

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (30.67%) SharePoint
2 15 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
4 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.33%) Lync
7 2 (2.67%) IIS
8 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.33%) Apache
8 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Office
2 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.67%) SAN
2 22 (29.33%) TCP/IP
3 17 (22.67%) NetScaler
4 16 (21.33%) NAS
5 14 (18.67%) DNS
6 13 (17.33%) DHCP
7 6 (8.00%) DMZ
7 6 (8.00%) Firewall
7 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (5.33%) VLAN
8 4 (5.33%) VPN
9 2 (2.67%) WAN
9 2 (2.67%) SSH
10 1 (1.33%) LAN
10 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (9.33%) Legal
2 4 (5.33%) Law
3 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Local Government
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Analyst
2 18 (24.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 17 (22.67%) Consultant
4 10 (13.33%) Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
6 4 (5.33%) Wintel Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) SCCM Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) VMware Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Citrix Architect
8 2 (2.67%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Build Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Replication
2 13 (17.33%) Clustering
3 6 (8.00%) CESG
4 3 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.00%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.67%) PKI
6 1 (1.33%) Open Source
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (73.33%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.00%) Windows 2000
7 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.67%) UNIX
9 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) ITIL
2 18 (24.00%) Incident Management
3 16 (21.33%) Low Latency
3 16 (21.33%) Project Management
3 16 (21.33%) ITSM
4 9 (12.00%) Migration
5 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (9.33%) High Availability
7 6 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.67%) Network Architecture
9 4 (5.33%) Information Management
9 4 (5.33%) Network Design
10 3 (4.00%) Data Protection
11 2 (2.67%) Change Management
11 2 (2.67%) Service Management
11 2 (2.67%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.67%) Information Security
12 1 (1.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 29 (38.67%) VBScript
3 15 (20.00%) C#
3 15 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (6.67%) Perl
4 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.33%) VBA
6 1 (1.33%) VB
6 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.33%) MCSE
4 4 (5.33%) CCNA
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) VCP4
5 1 (1.33%) VCP5
5 1 (1.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.33%) MCSA
5 1 (1.33%) PMP
5 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.33%) MCTS
5 1 (1.33%) MCITP
5 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (73.33%) Hyper-V
2 32 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 24 (32.00%) XenDesktop
5 17 (22.67%) XenApp
6 16 (21.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 15 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (12.00%) vSphere
9 6 (8.00%) DFS Replication
9 6 (8.00%) Firmware
9 6 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (5.33%) XenServer
10 4 (5.33%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (5.33%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 51 (68.00%) SCCM
2 41 (54.67%) SCOM
3 16 (21.33%) HP SIM
3 16 (21.33%) EdgeSight
4 11 (14.67%) SCDPM
5 8 (10.67%) SCOrch
6 7 (9.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (9.33%) SCSM
7 3 (4.00%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Puppet
8 2 (2.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (1.33%) Nagios
9 1 (1.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 40 (53.33%) VMware
3 38 (50.67%) HP
4 32 (42.67%) Citrix
5 27 (36.00%) Dell
6 16 (21.33%) CA
6 16 (21.33%) Veritas
6 16 (21.33%) Veeam
6 16 (21.33%) Nimsoft
7 15 (20.00%) ServiceNow
7 15 (20.00%) IBM
8 11 (14.67%) Cisco
9 9 (12.00%) Symantec
10 7 (9.33%) McAfee
10 7 (9.33%) Sophos
10 7 (9.33%) Lumension
11 6 (8.00%) EMC
12 5 (6.67%) Reuters
12 5 (6.67%) Bloomberg
12 5 (6.67%) AppSense
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