The table below looks at the statistics for SCVMM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 256 271 247
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.061% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% 0.56% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £342 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.36% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £150 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £435 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £342 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
998 1063 884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.53% 10.73% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 602 447
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 24
Median hourly rate £35.50 £24.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing SCVMM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCVMM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCVMM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCVMM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SCVMM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCVMM across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SCVMM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SCVMM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCVMM across the South East region.

SCVMM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SCVMM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Hampshire +15 6 £330 -
Surrey +4 2 £463 +2.77%
West Sussex -2 1 £375 -6.25% 1
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 South East region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (86.96%) VMware
3 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
4 18 (78.26%) PowerShell
5 14 (60.87%) VBScript
6 13 (56.52%) SCCM
6 13 (56.52%) SCOM
6 13 (56.52%) SCSM
7 12 (52.17%) SCDPM
7 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
8 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
8 11 (47.83%) Windows
8 11 (47.83%) Client/Server
8 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
9 9 (39.13%) ITIL
10 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
10 8 (34.78%) SCOrch
10 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
11 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (30.43%) Change Management
12 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
12 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
12 6 (26.09%) Cisco
12 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
12 6 (26.09%) Citrix
12 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
12 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
12 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
12 6 (26.09%) Defect Management
12 6 (26.09%) Remote Desktop

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Gitweb
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Architect
1 4 (17.39%) Citrix Architect
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Designer
2 3 (13.04%) Escalation Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Escalation Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Web Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Server Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Architect
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Client/Server
2 8 (34.78%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
4 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
3 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 6 (26.09%) Defect Management
3 6 (26.09%) Prototyping
4 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 5 (21.74%) Release Management
5 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (17.39%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 4 (17.39%) Network Management
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (8.70%) Content Development
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) PowerShell
2 14 (60.87%) VBScript
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (8.70%) PMP
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
3 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
5 4 (17.39%) Terminal Server
5 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (17.39%) XenApp
5 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop
6 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.70%) vSphere
6 2 (8.70%) XenServer
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) SCCM
1 13 (56.52%) SCOM
1 13 (56.52%) SCSM
2 12 (52.17%) SCDPM
3 8 (34.78%) SCOrch
4 3 (13.04%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (86.96%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Ericsson