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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)
England / South West
Rank - - 143
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £410
% change year-on-year +13.33% -26.82%  
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 South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 169 240 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.62% 8.37% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 161 137
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Median hourly rate £21.30 £17.00 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.29% -8.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £10.45 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.26 £19.35 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.12% +8.13%  

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing SCVMM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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