The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 62 84 49
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Contract jobs citing SCCM 60 42 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.34% 1.68% 3.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.98% 23.08% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 25 33
Average daily rate
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£417 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £290 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -55.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £13.50 £26.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £17.39 £30.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -24.39%
SCCM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
273 182 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.64% 7.27% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 84 108
Average daily rate £375 £363 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £202 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £488 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.93 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.54% -47.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.75 £26.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £21.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -10.84%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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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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
Reading +6 37 £417 +11.20% 6
Bracknell +6 10 - - 1
Maidenhead - 4 £320 -
Slough - 4 - -
Newbury -2 1 - - 1
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 123 (93.18%) Windows
2 82 (62.12%) Windows 7
3 77 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 75 (56.82%) Microsoft
5 62 (46.97%) Active Directory
6 61 (46.21%) DV Cleared
7 52 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (34.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 30 (22.73%) VMware
9 30 (22.73%) C#
9 30 (22.73%) .NET
10 29 (21.97%) Citrix
11 28 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (18.94%) SCOM
13 24 (18.18%) MS Exchange
14 23 (17.42%) MS Excel
15 21 (15.91%) DNS
16 19 (14.39%) Hyper-V
17 18 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
17 18 (13.64%) Firewall
18 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
19 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
20 15 (11.36%) Windows XP
20 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
21 14 (10.61%) HP
21 14 (10.61%) DHCP
21 14 (10.61%) PowerShell
22 13 (9.85%) Lync

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 24 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.85%) Lync
4 11 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.82%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) SAP CCM
1 2 (1.52%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.91%) DNS
2 18 (13.64%) Firewall
2 18 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.61%) DHCP
4 10 (7.58%) SAN
5 9 (6.82%) LAN
5 9 (6.82%) WAN
6 6 (4.55%) VLAN
7 4 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.03%) VPN
8 3 (2.27%) SNMP
8 3 (2.27%) VoIP
8 3 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.27%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (2.27%) Skype
9 1 (0.76%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (5.30%) MSI
2 3 (2.27%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.52%) Subversion
3 2 (1.52%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.76%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (3.79%) Retail
2 4 (3.03%) Finance
3 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Publishing
4 1 (0.76%) Games
4 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (27.27%) Applications Packager
2 18 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 12 (9.09%) Analyst
4 11 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (6.06%) Desktop Support
6 8 (6.06%) Consultant
6 8 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 8 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 6 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Build Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.79%) Architect
10 4 (3.03%) Service Analyst
10 4 (3.03%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.73%) .NET
2 6 (4.55%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.30%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.79%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.27%) iPhone
6 2 (1.52%) iPad
6 2 (1.52%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.52%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.52%) Clustering
6 2 (1.52%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.76%) Online Games
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
7 1 (0.76%) CMDB
7 1 (0.76%) Replication
7 1 (0.76%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 123 (93.18%) Windows
2 82 (62.12%) Windows 7
3 52 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (11.36%) Windows XP
6 13 (9.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.79%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (3.79%) Linux
8 5 (3.79%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.52%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (6.82%) Migration
2 6 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (3.79%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (3.79%) Validation
3 5 (3.79%) Service Management
4 4 (3.03%) ITIL
4 4 (3.03%) Configuration Management
4 4 (3.03%) Change Control
5 3 (2.27%) Software Deployment
5 3 (2.27%) Software Delivery
5 3 (2.27%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 3 (2.27%) Patch Management
5 3 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (2.27%) ITSM
5 3 (2.27%) Business Continuity
6 2 (1.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.52%) ERP
6 2 (1.52%) Server Building
6 2 (1.52%) Software Distribution
6 2 (1.52%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.73%) C#
2 14 (10.61%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.09%) SQL
4 11 (8.33%) VBScript
5 5 (3.79%) VB
6 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 61 (46.21%) DV Cleared
3 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
4 15 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.58%) MCSE
6 7 (5.30%) MCTS
7 6 (4.55%) MCITP
8 5 (3.79%) MCSA
9 4 (3.03%) Degree
9 4 (3.03%) MCP
10 2 (1.52%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) SLA
2 5 (3.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (46.97%) Active Directory
2 46 (34.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 19 (14.39%) Hyper-V
4 18 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (7.58%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.82%) vSphere
6 9 (6.82%) XenApp
7 8 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.27%) BitLocker
8 3 (2.27%) Samba
8 3 (2.27%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.52%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.52%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.52%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.76%) UAG
10 1 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (18.94%) SCOM
2 8 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (3.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.79%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.03%) WSUS
4 4 (3.03%) SCDPM
5 3 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (2.27%) HP SIM
6 2 (1.52%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.52%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.52%) Nagios
7 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 75 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.73%) VMware
3 29 (21.97%) Citrix
4 14 (10.61%) HP
5 9 (6.82%) Cisco
5 9 (6.82%) AppSense
6 8 (6.06%) McAfee
7 6 (4.55%) Remedy
7 6 (4.55%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.79%) Symantec
9 4 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.03%) Brocade
9 4 (3.03%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.03%) Lumension
9 4 (3.03%) ProCurve
10 3 (2.27%) Becrypt
10 3 (2.27%) EMC
11 2 (1.52%) Dell
11 2 (1.52%) SAP
11 2 (1.52%) Websense
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