The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SCCM 30 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.32% 3.27% -
As % of the Systems Management category 73.17% 47.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £19.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-16.89% -30.35%
SCCM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.00% 6.91% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 9
Average daily rate £363 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £243 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.69%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCCM across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCCM across the Bedfordshire region.

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCCM across the Bedfordshire region.

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 20 £356 +18.75% 1
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SCCM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCCM.

1 55 (91.67%) Active Directory
1 55 (91.67%) SCOM
2 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
3 49 (81.67%) Windows
4 48 (80.00%) E-Commerce
5 43 (71.67%) IIS
6 35 (58.33%) DHCP
6 35 (58.33%) DNS
7 32 (53.33%) MS Excel
8 30 (50.00%) FTP
9 26 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 24 (40.00%) Web Services
10 24 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (36.67%) .NET
12 21 (35.00%) Akamai
13 19 (31.67%) ITIL
14 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
15 9 (15.00%) DevOps
16 7 (11.67%) SLA
17 6 (10.00%) Retail
17 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
18 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
18 5 (8.33%) Project Management
18 5 (8.33%) Publishing
19 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
20 3 (5.00%) VBScript
20 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
20 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
20 3 (5.00%) VPN
20 3 (5.00%) Cisco

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SCCM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCCM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (71.67%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (53.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) DHCP
1 35 (58.33%) DNS
2 30 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.00%) VPN
3 3 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.00%) Retail
2 5 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Web Engineer
3 4 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Administrator
4 3 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (1.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) Build Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (1.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (1.67%) Desktop Support
6 1 (1.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) Web Services
2 22 (36.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) NHS
1 3 (5.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 19 (31.67%) ITIL
3 9 (15.00%) DevOps
4 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (8.33%) Project Management
5 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (1.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.67%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (91.67%) SCOM
2 3 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (88.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.00%) Akamai
3 3 (5.00%) CommVault
3 3 (5.00%) Wyse
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
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