The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SCVMM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCVMM over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 125 147
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.16% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.72% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £321 £275
% change year-on-year +47.85% +16.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SCVMM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 274 233 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 11.60% 9.13% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 264 433
Median daily rate £488 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £296 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £571 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 24
Median hourly rate £15.25 £35.43 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.95% -5.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £17.50 £19.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £43.38 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +66.66%  

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SCVMM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in the East of England

SCVMM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCVMM in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCVMM in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) SCDPM
1 2 (100.00%) SCSM
1 2 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee

SCVMM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCDPM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam