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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 431 405 411
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +6
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 8 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.061% 0.073%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 0.76% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 10
Average daily rate £350 £500 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +62.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £400 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £213
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +76.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
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
2355 1847 1737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.23% 8.11% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1684 1289 1178
Average daily rate £488 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 40 25
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.35 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £35.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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
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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +47 4 £425 +6.25% 1
Croydon - 1 £350 -
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) SCCM
3 7 (70.00%) SCOM
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (40.00%) Server Building
6 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) Dell
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (30.00%) XenApp
7 3 (30.00%) Data Management
7 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) NetApp
7 3 (30.00%) Symantec
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) DMZ
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Server Building
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
1 7 (70.00%) SCOM
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (20.00%) SCSM
4 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) Dell Compellent
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat