The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 403 418 405
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 8 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.028% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.42% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £225 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £225 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £368
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1868 1652 1766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.84% 6.58% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1179 1094 1069
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £15.69 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £94.75 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in London

SCVMM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SCVMM Daily Rate Trend in London

SCVMM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCVMM across the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SCVMM Daily Rate Histogram in London

SCVMM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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Last Year
Matching
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
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England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 20 (76.92%) Hyper-V
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) SCCM
4 12 (46.15%) SCOM
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 10 (38.46%) VMware
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
7 7 (26.92%) Migration
8 6 (23.08%) SCOrch
8 6 (23.08%) DNS
8 6 (23.08%) MCSE
9 5 (19.23%) DHCP
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (15.38%) Lync
10 4 (15.38%) MCITP
10 4 (15.38%) Clustering
10 4 (15.38%) Workflow
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco
10 4 (15.38%) MCP
11 3 (11.54%) UNIX
11 3 (11.54%) SQL
11 3 (11.54%) Linux
11 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
11 3 (11.54%) HP
11 3 (11.54%) SAN

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (15.38%) Lync
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) VLAN
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Server Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) SCCM Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WAP
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Video Editing
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX
5 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Workflow
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.85%) Information Management
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) MCITP
3 4 (15.38%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CCAA
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCA
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCEA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Hyper-V
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) XenApp
3 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) UAG
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) SCCM
2 12 (46.15%) SCOM
3 6 (23.08%) SCOrch
4 3 (11.54%) SCSM
4 3 (11.54%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
5 1 (3.85%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) PlateSpin
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.85%) Lumension
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
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