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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 57 63 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Contract jobs citing SCCM 81 70 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.81% 2.51% 1.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.52% 28.34% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £190 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 9
Average hourly rate £38.58 £27.20 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £27.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.06 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-33.10% +17.07%
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
284 247 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.86% 8.86% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 114 62
Average daily rate £400 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.86% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £27.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 4 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 March 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 +22 44 £417 +22.64% 9
Bracknell +8 12 £269 -17.81% 1
Newbury -4 3 £375 +150.00% 1
Maidenhead -2 1 £375 -6.25% 3
Slough -10 1 - -
Thatcham - - - - 1
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 102 (83.61%) Windows
2 71 (58.20%) Active Directory
2 71 (58.20%) Security Cleared
3 70 (57.38%) Microsoft
4 68 (55.74%) Windows 7
5 57 (46.72%) DV Cleared
6 55 (45.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (27.05%) VMware
9 29 (23.77%) Hyper-V
10 28 (22.95%) SCOM
10 28 (22.95%) SQL
11 27 (22.13%) SC Cleared
12 26 (21.31%) Microsoft App-V
13 24 (19.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 22 (18.03%) PowerShell
15 21 (17.21%) MSI
16 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (15.57%) Configuration Management
17 19 (15.57%) Windows XP
18 18 (14.75%) VBScript
18 18 (14.75%) Citrix
19 17 (13.93%) VB
20 16 (13.11%) DNS
21 14 (11.48%) MS Exchange
21 14 (11.48%) ITIL
21 14 (11.48%) Oracle
22 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
22 13 (10.66%) SharePoint
22 13 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 14 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.66%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.02%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.10%) Lync
5 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.46%) Documentum
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.64%) IIS
7 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.11%) DNS
2 12 (9.84%) TCP/IP
3 11 (9.02%) DHCP
4 5 (4.10%) WAN
4 5 (4.10%) LAN
5 4 (3.28%) NetScaler
5 4 (3.28%) Firewall
6 3 (2.46%) Internet
7 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.64%) VoIP
8 1 (0.82%) SAN
8 1 (0.82%) ADSL
8 1 (0.82%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.82%) IDOL
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (17.21%) MSI
2 10 (8.20%) StarTeam
3 3 (2.46%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (4.92%) Retail
2 2 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (19.67%) Applications Packager
2 20 (16.39%) Support Engineer
3 11 (9.02%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (8.20%) Architect
4 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (8.20%) Integration Engineer
5 9 (7.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (4.92%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.28%) IT Support
8 4 (3.28%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Analyst
9 3 (2.46%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.46%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.46%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (2.46%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 3 (2.46%) SCCM Engineer
9 3 (2.46%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.84%) Application Packaging
2 6 (4.92%) .NET
3 2 (1.64%) DCOM
4 1 (0.82%) Web Services
4 1 (0.82%) LINQ
4 1 (0.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) PKI
2 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) iPhone
3 4 (3.28%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.46%) Replication
5 2 (1.64%) iPad
6 1 (0.82%) Handset
6 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 102 (83.61%) Windows
2 68 (55.74%) Windows 7
3 55 (45.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (15.57%) Windows XP
6 10 (8.20%) Windows 8
7 8 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.64%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.82%) Linux
9 1 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.57%) Configuration Management
2 14 (11.48%) ITIL
3 11 (9.02%) Migration
4 9 (7.38%) Network Management
5 7 (5.74%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (4.10%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (3.28%) Service Management
8 3 (2.46%) Project Management
9 2 (1.64%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (1.64%) Performance Management
9 2 (1.64%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.64%) Service Delivery
10 1 (0.82%) Risk Management
10 1 (0.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (0.82%) Problem Management
10 1 (0.82%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (0.82%) Business Transformation
10 1 (0.82%) Software Distribution
10 1 (0.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.95%) SQL
2 22 (18.03%) PowerShell
3 18 (14.75%) VBScript
4 17 (13.93%) VB
5 6 (4.92%) C#
6 3 (2.46%) C
7 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (58.20%) Security Cleared
2 57 (46.72%) DV Cleared
3 27 (22.13%) SC Cleared
4 13 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.02%) MCP
5 11 (9.02%) MCSE
6 7 (5.74%) VCP4
7 2 (1.64%) MCTS
7 2 (1.64%) MCITP
7 2 (1.64%) Degree
7 2 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 71 (58.20%) Active Directory
2 29 (23.77%) Hyper-V
3 26 (21.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (6.56%) XenApp
6 7 (5.74%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.64%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.82%) XenServer
8 1 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (22.95%) SCOM
2 24 (19.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 11 (9.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (4.10%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.46%) XenMobile
5 3 (2.46%) SCDPM
6 2 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.64%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.64%) SCSM
6 2 (1.64%) WMI
Vendors
1 70 (57.38%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.05%) VMware
3 18 (14.75%) Citrix
4 14 (11.48%) Oracle
5 10 (8.20%) Borland
6 9 (7.38%) AppSense
7 7 (5.74%) Lumension
8 6 (4.92%) Dell
9 5 (4.10%) HP
10 4 (3.28%) Wyse
10 4 (3.28%) Cisco
11 3 (2.46%) McAfee
11 3 (2.46%) EMC
11 3 (2.46%) Apple
11 3 (2.46%) MobileIron
11 3 (2.46%) Becrypt
12 1 (0.82%) Lotus
12 1 (0.82%) CA
12 1 (0.82%) Remedy
12 1 (0.82%) Meridio
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