Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 May 2019 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 West
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 192 174 201
Rank change year-on-year -18 +27 -
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 30 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.50% 0.33% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.00% 2.47% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 3
South West median daily rate £500 £438 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -27.08% -
England median daily rate £425 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.49 - -

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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,001 687 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.75% 13.48% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 352 265
South West median daily rate £480 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +18.27% +1.47%
10th Percentile £300 £251 £251
90th Percentile £625 £613 £562
England median daily rate £500 £498 £460
% change year-on-year +0.50% +8.15% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 24 12
South West median hourly rate £22.40 £17.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -56.25% +163.55%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.85 £27.58
90th Percentile £49.50 £46.93 £48.75
England median hourly rate £19.82 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +10.11% -16.28% -

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in the South West

SCVMM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCVMM in the South West

SCVMM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCVMM in the South West over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCVMM in the South West

SCVMM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 26 May 2019. 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
Gloucestershire +8 24 £500 +29.03%
Bristol -30 2 £375 -14.29%
Wiltshire - 1 - -
SCVMM
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SCVMM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 27 (90.00%) SCCM
2 27 (90.00%) SCOM
2 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 26 (86.67%) Security Cleared
4 25 (83.33%) DV Cleared
5 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
6 22 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (70.00%) Windows 10
7 21 (70.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 21 (70.00%) ITIL
8 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
9 17 (56.67%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
11 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 14 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 14 (46.67%) DHCP
11 14 (46.67%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (43.33%) ITIL V3
12 13 (43.33%) Citrix
12 13 (43.33%) Service Management
12 13 (43.33%) ITSM
13 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (33.33%) Clustering
15 9 (30.00%) Failover Clustering
16 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
16 8 (26.67%) Application Virtualisation

SCVMM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (20.00%) Office 365
4 3 (10.00%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DHCP
2 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) Network Security
4 4 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (33.33%) Clustering
3 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (23.33%) User Experience
4 6 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
3 22 (73.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (70.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 14 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (43.33%) ITIL V3
3 13 (43.33%) ITSM
3 13 (43.33%) Service Management
4 8 (26.67%) Application Virtualisation
4 8 (26.67%) Data Protection
5 6 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Boundary Protection
5 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 6 (20.00%) Proactive Management
5 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (13.33%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 25 (83.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) MCP
3 7 (23.33%) MCSA
3 7 (23.33%) MCSE
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (70.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 17 (56.67%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (46.67%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (26.67%) DFS Replication
6 8 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
8 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (13.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 27 (90.00%) SCCM
1 27 (90.00%) SCOM
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 9 (30.00%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 8 (26.67%) SCDPM
4 8 (26.67%) SCSM
4 8 (26.67%) WSUS
5 6 (20.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) McAfee
5 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Dell