The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 34 33 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing SCCM 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.68% 0.36% 3.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.38% 2.78% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate £186 - £383
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 - £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £227 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.81 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -24.73%
SCCM
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
13 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.44% 13.04% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 20
Average daily rate £238 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £257 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £338 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 5
Average hourly rate - £13.65 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Becrypt
3 4 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) VBScript
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) CA
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
6 1 (12.50%) WSUS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Solaris
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Becrypt
2 2 (25.00%) CA
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Fujitsu
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP