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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 253 224 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 13 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.14% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.37% 1.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 0
Average daily rate
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£348 £185 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £213 £375
% change year-on-year
+88.23% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
949 773 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.44% 8.29% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 392 310
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 62 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £16.50 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Hampshire -11 6 £269 +45.40%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £450 -
West Sussex - 2 £285 -
Surrey +4 1 £275 -21.42%
Berkshire 0 1 £488 - 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) SCCM
2 14 (63.64%) SCOM
3 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 6 (27.27%) SCOrch
6 6 (27.27%) SCSM
7 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
8 4 (18.18%) DHCP
8 4 (18.18%) DNS
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) SCDPM
8 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
9 3 (13.64%) Lync
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (13.64%) MobileIron
9 3 (13.64%) Cisco
9 3 (13.64%) XenMobile
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
9 3 (13.64%) Dell
9 3 (13.64%) Citrix
9 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003

SCVMM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DHCP
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Technology Strategist
4 1 (4.55%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.55%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) High Availability
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MCTS
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (4.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) SCCM
1 14 (63.64%) SCOM
2 6 (27.27%) SCOrch
2 6 (27.27%) SCSM
3 4 (18.18%) SCDPM
4 3 (13.64%) XenMobile
5 2 (9.09%) WSUS
6 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Nagios
6 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
6 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) MobileIron
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Dell
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) Sophos
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) HP