Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 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 > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 365 372
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 0
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 16 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.096% 0.054% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.81% 0.47% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 23
South East median daily rate £277 £342 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.93% -14.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £228 £289 £163
90th Percentile £400 £479 £485
England median daily rate £300 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1984 1902 1963
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.88% 11.46% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1216 1134 1069
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £213
90th Percentile £586 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 56 75
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £22.91 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.70% +14.53% +0.45%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.25 £11.98
90th Percentile £46.45 £55.00 £46.75
England median hourly rate £17.14 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -14.33% - +2.56%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCVMM in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCVMM in the South East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCVMM in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCVMM in the South East

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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 6 months to 25 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
Thames Valley - 11 £252 -
Berkshire - 8 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £235 -
Hampshire +10 3 - -
East Sussex - 2 £400 -
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England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) SCCM
1 13 (81.25%) SCOM
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
7 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 6 (37.50%) DevOps
7 6 (37.50%) SCSM
7 6 (37.50%) Server Building
7 6 (37.50%) VMware Server
7 6 (37.50%) PKI
8 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (18.75%) PMO
10 3 (18.75%) vSphere
10 3 (18.75%) Remedy
10 3 (18.75%) Change Management
10 3 (18.75%) Validation
10 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture

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Co-occurring 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 2 (12.50%) IBM Domino
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
2 1 (6.25%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Server Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Server Support
2 4 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Management Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) SCCM Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) PKI
2 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) CentOS
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
1 6 (37.50%) Server Building
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) API Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Server Patching
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Server
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (18.75%) vSphere
6 2 (12.50%) Docker
6 2 (12.50%) vCloud
6 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) SCCM
1 13 (81.25%) SCOM
2 6 (37.50%) SCSM
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) CFEngine
3 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
3 2 (12.50%) Unicenter
3 2 (12.50%) vRealize
4 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
4 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (18.75%) Remedy
4 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 2 (12.50%) CA
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Infoblox
4 2 (12.50%) Lotus
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Nimsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) SunGard