Period
to 24 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 May 2020 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 121 187 184
Rank change year-on-year +66 -3 -11
Contract jobs citing SCVMM 3 6 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.41% 1.04% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Median daily rate £450 £425 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +31.78% -
England median daily rate £450 £433 £438
% change year-on-year +4.05% -1.14% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 213 575 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.05% 12.38% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 336 349
Median daily rate £446 £474 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.96% +1.34% +3.89%
10th Percentile £228 £269 £286
90th Percentile £576 £602 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £498
% change year-on-year - +0.50% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 23
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% +4.60%
10th Percentile £14.40 £14.80 £12.45
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.75 £22.70
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £17.52
% change year-on-year +10.26% +11.30% -16.57%

SCVMM
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SCVMM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCVMM in the West Midlands

SCVMM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCVMM in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SCVMM in the West Midlands

SCVMM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCVMM within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 May 2020. 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
Herefordshire -8 3 £450 +5.88%
SCVMM
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SCVMM.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SCDPM
1 3 (100.00%) SCSM
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop

SCVMM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCDPM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) SCSM
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft