The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 104 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% - 0.084%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.89% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £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
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
106 73 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.85% 5.11% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 44 57
Average daily rate £350 £375 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +48.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £513 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SCVMM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SCVMM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SCVMM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) MCDST
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) vMotion
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) MCDST
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec