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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 19 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 33 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.05% 1.46% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 78.57% 30.77% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £20.06 £23.88
% change year-on-year
-16.65% -15.97%
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
42 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.24% 4.74% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 11
Average daily rate £350 £308 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -27.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £254 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £394 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.20 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +5.45%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 0 21 £350 +13.82% 2
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 47 (90.38%) Active Directory
1 47 (90.38%) SCOM
2 46 (88.46%) Microsoft
3 41 (78.85%) Windows
4 40 (76.92%) E-Commerce
5 35 (67.31%) IIS
6 31 (59.62%) DNS
6 31 (59.62%) DHCP
7 29 (55.77%) MS Excel
8 26 (50.00%) FTP
9 20 (38.46%) ITIL
10 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
11 18 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (34.62%) Web Services
12 16 (30.77%) .NET
12 16 (30.77%) Akamai
13 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
14 7 (13.46%) SLA
15 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
15 6 (11.54%) Publishing
15 6 (11.54%) Retail
15 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
15 6 (11.54%) DevOps
16 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
16 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
16 3 (5.77%) vSphere
16 3 (5.77%) Migration
16 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 35 (67.31%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (55.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (59.62%) DNS
1 31 (59.62%) DHCP
2 26 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (5.77%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.54%) Publishing
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Web Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
4 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (1.92%) Desktop Support
5 1 (1.92%) Consultant
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (1.92%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (1.92%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) Web Services
2 16 (30.77%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
1 3 (5.77%) NHS
1 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) E-Commerce
2 20 (38.46%) ITIL
3 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.77%) Migration
4 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.92%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.77%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (90.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) vSphere
2 3 (5.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 47 (90.38%) SCOM
2 3 (5.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) Akamai
3 3 (5.77%) CommVault
3 3 (5.77%) Wyse
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
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