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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 56 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing SCCM 17 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.84% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.67% 8.70% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Average daily rate
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£205 £306 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.06% +31.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £167 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £486 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £314 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -13.04%
SCCM
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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
75 69 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.12% 8.11% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 17
Average daily rate £463 £400 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +185.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £458 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -0.45%

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 31 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
3 18 (52.94%) VMware
4 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (23.53%) Citrix
8 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
8 7 (20.59%) Lync
8 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (17.65%) MS Office
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (14.71%) Application Packaging
10 5 (14.71%) Migration
11 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
11 4 (11.76%) XenApp
11 4 (11.76%) AdminStudio
11 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
11 4 (11.76%) AppSense
11 4 (11.76%) ITIL
11 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
12 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
12 3 (8.82%) LAN
12 3 (8.82%) VoIP
12 3 (8.82%) WAN
12 3 (8.82%) VPN
12 3 (8.82%) DNS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (20.59%) Lync
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) VoIP
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Intranet
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) AdminStudio
2 3 (8.82%) InstallShield
3 2 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Build Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Packager
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
1 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 2 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.94%) Change Management
4 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.94%) CCEE
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) MCSA
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
1 3 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.76%) XenApp
3 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.82%) BitLocker
5 2 (5.88%) Xen
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) AppSense
6 3 (8.82%) CA
6 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.82%) Symantec
6 3 (8.82%) Wyse
7 2 (5.88%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Infoblox