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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 44 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing SCCM 16 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.36% 1.64% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.37% 21.74% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 3
Average daily rate £308 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £243 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.63% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.61 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -25.66%
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
51 46 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.53% 7.53% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 35
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £270 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (62.96%) Citrix
3 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
5 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
5 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
6 10 (37.04%) Remote Desktop
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (29.63%) Dell
8 8 (29.63%) Sophos
8 8 (29.63%) Migration
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) XenApp
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
11 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
11 4 (14.81%) Office 365
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) Service Management
12 3 (11.11%) Legal
12 3 (11.11%) SCOM
12 3 (11.11%) WSUS
12 3 (11.11%) LANDesk
12 3 (11.11%) VPN
12 3 (11.11%) SLA
12 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (11.11%) Windows Intune

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Migration
1 8 (29.63%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Service Management
3 2 (7.41%) Change Control
3 2 (7.41%) Facilities Management
3 2 (7.41%) Ticket Management
4 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (22.22%) XenApp
4 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCOM
1 3 (11.11%) Windows Intune
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.70%) SCSM
2 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Citrix
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Dell
3 8 (29.63%) Sophos
4 3 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) iManage
5 2 (7.41%) Mitel
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Altiris
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Veeam
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