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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 57 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 10 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 2.00% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.54% 25.53% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £298 £306
% change year-on-year
+4.20% -2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.03 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.84% +12.85%
SCCM
West Midlands

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
57 47 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.05% 7.82% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 9
Average daily rate £405 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £183 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (27.27%) DHCP
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
7 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
7 5 (22.73%) HP
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (18.18%) Migration
8 4 (18.18%) Citrix
8 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) MS Office
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) VB
9 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (13.64%) NHS
9 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
9 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (13.64%) XenApp
10 2 (9.09%) Mobile App

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.55%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DHCP
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (22.73%) Server Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Server Support
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
3 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) VB
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
3 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) CommVault
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam
5 1 (4.55%) Spiceworks
5 1 (4.55%) MobileIron