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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 238 225 241
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 16 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.17% 0.025%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.86% 1.87% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 1
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£310 £185 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.56% -50.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £342 £213 £350
% change year-on-year
+61.05% -39.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 -
SCVMM
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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
858 802 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.20% 8.96% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 412 390
Average daily rate £385 £346 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.19% +1.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 48
Average hourly rate £23.00 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

SCVMM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCVMM across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Surrey +6 4 £275 -21.42%
Hampshire -8 4 £337 +81.89%
West Sussex - 4 £285 -
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £450 - 1
Berkshire -6 1 £488 - 1
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) SCOM
3 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
3 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
5 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
5 10 (43.48%) SCCM
6 9 (39.13%) ITIL
6 9 (39.13%) DHCP
6 9 (39.13%) DNS
7 8 (34.78%) Windows
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
9 6 (26.09%) SCSM
9 6 (26.09%) SQL
9 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (21.74%) WSUS
10 5 (21.74%) SCDPM
10 5 (21.74%) SCOrch
10 5 (21.74%) Lync
10 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (17.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (17.39%) PKI
11 4 (17.39%) VLAN

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) Lync
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) DHCP
1 9 (39.13%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) VLAN
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Server Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.35%) High Availability
4 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.35%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) HND
4 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) SCOM
2 10 (43.48%) SCCM
3 6 (26.09%) SCSM
4 5 (21.74%) WSUS
4 5 (21.74%) SCDPM
4 5 (21.74%) SCOrch
5 4 (17.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
5 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
6 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Veritas
3 4 (17.39%) Sophos
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Lotus
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
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