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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 404 393 394
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 4 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.10% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 1.20% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 10
Average daily rate £373 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.50% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £250 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £223
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +89.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £56.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +255.55%
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
1880 1835 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.88% 8.65% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1328 1272 1042
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £14.78 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

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 11 February 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 +34 2 £425 +46.55% 1
Westminster - 1 - -
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) SCOM
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) SCOrch
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) SCSM
5 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (25.00%) Server Building
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DMZ
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) OLE
1 1 (12.50%) OLE DB
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) SCOM
3 4 (50.00%) SCOrch
4 3 (37.50%) SCSM
5 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (12.50%) HP SIM
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) AppSense
5 1 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago