The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 54 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 12 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 2.08% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.08% 25.93% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £263 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -38.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -3.01%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
52 54 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.74% 8.01% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 18
Average daily rate £210 £340 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +61.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £230 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Average hourly rate £24.25 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +11.11%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 14 (58.33%) Migration
4 9 (37.50%) HP
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (25.00%) DHCP
6 6 (25.00%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) MCP
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
9 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (12.50%) MCSE
9 3 (12.50%) MS Office
9 3 (12.50%) Dell
9 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (12.50%) Workflow
9 3 (12.50%) Finance
9 3 (12.50%) NetBackup

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MSI
2 1 (4.17%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Server Support
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Data Migration Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Packager
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.17%) Trainer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 2 (8.33%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Software Distribution
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) VB
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCP
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (12.50%) MCITP
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 3 (12.50%) WMI
1 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.17%) Sysprep
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) HP
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
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