The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 59 65 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.68% 0.76% 1.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.43% 8.57% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £152 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £319 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -24.39%
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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 Bristol region.

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
70 70 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.82% 8.83% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 56 17
Average daily rate £395 £400 £145
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +175.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £33.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 - £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.10 - £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -10.84%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (71.88%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) VMware
3 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
4 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (25.00%) Citrix
6 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (21.88%) MS Office
7 7 (21.88%) Application Packaging
7 7 (21.88%) Lync
8 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.75%) Cisco
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) MSI
10 4 (12.50%) InstallShield
10 4 (12.50%) AdminStudio
10 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
10 4 (12.50%) AppSense
10 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.50%) DNS
10 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
10 4 (12.50%) XenApp
10 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (9.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
11 3 (9.38%) Fat Client

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (21.88%) Lync
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) VoIP
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 3 (9.38%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MSI
2 4 (12.50%) InstallShield
2 4 (12.50%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (12.50%) Applications Packager
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Build Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Thin Client
1 3 (9.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
1 5 (15.63%) Migration
2 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
2 2 (6.25%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.13%) Project Management
3 1 (3.13%) Quality Management
3 1 (3.13%) Change Management
3 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
2 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.13%) CCEE
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.38%) BitLocker
5 2 (6.25%) Xen
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) VMware
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) AppSense
6 3 (9.38%) Wyse
6 3 (9.38%) CA
6 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.38%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) McAfee
8 1 (3.13%) Lotus
8 1 (3.13%) LogLogic