The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 428 423 410
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 13 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.54% 0.53% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Median daily rate £425 £463 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +26.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £363 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £275 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SCVMM
England

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
2413 1887 1888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.22% 8.05% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1714 1279 1233
Median daily rate £500 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £280 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +12.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £14.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SCVMM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +35 5 £425 +6.25%
Croydon - 1 £350 -
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 17 (94.44%) SCOM
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) SCCM
4 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (77.78%) MS Exchange
4 14 (77.78%) Citrix
4 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (72.22%) SAN
5 13 (72.22%) NetApp
5 13 (72.22%) XenApp
6 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
7 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (50.00%) LAN
8 8 (44.44%) VMware
8 8 (44.44%) WAN
9 7 (38.89%) Linux
9 7 (38.89%) MS Office
9 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 7 (38.89%) Replication
9 7 (38.89%) WLAN
9 7 (38.89%) HP
9 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
9 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
9 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
9 7 (38.89%) DFS Replication
9 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
9 7 (38.89%) NetScaler

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 14 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) SAN
2 9 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
4 7 (38.89%) VLAN
4 7 (38.89%) WLAN
5 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (27.78%) Data Management
2 5 (27.78%) Server Building
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) XenApp
3 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (38.89%) DFS Replication
4 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
5 6 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 6 (33.33%) VMware Server
6 4 (22.22%) Xen
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) SCOM
2 15 (83.33%) SCCM
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (11.11%) SCSM
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) NetApp
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
5 6 (33.33%) Dell
5 6 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
5 6 (33.33%) Symantec