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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
Rank 257 253 238
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 14 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.38% 1.94% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 8
Median daily rate £410 £323 £194
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.83% +66.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £342 £213
% change year-on-year
+16.87% +61.05%
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
1015 926 824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.91% 9.81% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 542 421
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 40
Median hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -16.76%

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
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 28 May 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 -4 6 £428 +27.04%
Berkshire -4 4 £388 -20.51% 1
Surrey -11 4 £450 +63.63%
SCVMM
England

SCVMM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 32 (74.42%) Hyper-V
3 30 (69.77%) VMware
3 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
4 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (53.49%) PowerShell
5 23 (53.49%) SCCM
6 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
7 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (44.19%) SCOM
7 19 (44.19%) Citrix
8 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (34.88%) vSphere
9 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
10 13 (30.23%) XenApp
10 13 (30.23%) XenDesktop
10 13 (30.23%) SC Cleared
10 13 (30.23%) Migration
11 12 (27.91%) ITIL
12 11 (25.58%) Linux
12 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
13 10 (23.26%) Firewall
13 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
14 9 (20.93%) XenServer
14 9 (20.93%) Cisco
15 8 (18.60%) LAN
15 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification

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 (13.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.98%) IaaS
3 3 (6.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 8 (18.60%) LAN
3 7 (16.28%) WAN
4 6 (13.95%) Remote Desktop
4 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.98%) Bluetooth
5 3 (6.98%) Broadband
5 3 (6.98%) DNS
5 3 (6.98%) IPsec
5 3 (6.98%) IPv4
5 3 (6.98%) IPv6
5 3 (6.98%) VPN
5 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.98%) WiMAX
5 3 (6.98%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Architect
1 7 (16.28%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (13.95%) Consultant
2 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 5 (11.63%) Citrix Support
3 5 (11.63%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Server Support
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server Support
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Middleware
2 3 (6.98%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.98%) RSS
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.98%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (25.58%) Linux
5 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
7 7 (16.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
8 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
9 4 (9.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Migration
2 12 (27.91%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (13.95%) Change Management
5 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.95%) Defect Management
6 4 (9.30%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (9.30%) Data Centre Operations
6 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (9.30%) High Availability
6 4 (9.30%) Network Management
6 4 (9.30%) SOA
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security
7 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.98%) Service Management
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (6.98%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) PowerShell
2 8 (18.60%) Ruby
2 8 (18.60%) VBScript
3 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) C++
4 2 (4.65%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.23%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.63%) Degree
5 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) ISEB
5 3 (6.98%) MCITP
5 3 (6.98%) MCSA
5 3 (6.98%) MCTS
6 2 (4.65%) MCSE
6 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.65%) PMP
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Hyper-V
2 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
3 24 (55.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (34.88%) vSphere
5 13 (30.23%) XenApp
5 13 (30.23%) XenDesktop
6 9 (20.93%) XenServer
7 6 (13.95%) VMware ESX
8 4 (9.30%) Terminal Server
9 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (53.49%) SCCM
2 19 (44.19%) SCOM
3 8 (18.60%) Puppet
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Intune
4 7 (16.28%) SCOrch
5 6 (13.95%) SCDPM
5 6 (13.95%) SCSM
6 3 (6.98%) Perfmon
7 1 (2.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) Microsoft
2 30 (69.77%) VMware
3 19 (44.19%) Citrix
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco
5 8 (18.60%) RightScale
6 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
7 6 (13.95%) Oracle
8 3 (6.98%) BMC
8 3 (6.98%) CA
8 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.98%) EMC
8 3 (6.98%) HP
8 3 (6.98%) Juniper
8 3 (6.98%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) Ericsson