Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SCVMM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCVMM over the 6 months to 20 November 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 > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 624 593 609
Rank change year-on-year -31 +16 -24
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 8 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.052% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.44% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 7
London median daily rate £363 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.62% +15.63% -
10th Percentile £350 £368 £315
90th Percentile £449 £499 £460
England median daily rate £300 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SCVMM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5660 5284 4076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.13% 11.85% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4174 3551 2815
London median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £638 £620 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 59 74
London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.50% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.92 £14.36 £13.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £36.57 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SCVMM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in London

SCVMM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCVMM in London

SCVMM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -11 2 - - 4
SCVMM
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (50.00%) SCOM
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10

SCVMM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) High Availability
1 1 (12.50%) ITSM
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 1 (12.50%) SCSM
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam