The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 76 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.15% 1.62% 1.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.14% 28.33% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Average daily rate
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£347 £333 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £330 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £394 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £311
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.46 £20.06 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-17.97% -27.71%
SCCM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
148 60 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.35% 5.72% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 19 17
Average daily rate £313 £370 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 12 £286 -13.26%
High Wycombe - - - - 2
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
4 11 (30.56%) Migration
4 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
4 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (22.22%) Software Distribution
6 8 (22.22%) Remedy
6 8 (22.22%) VBScript
7 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (16.67%) C#
8 6 (16.67%) Citrix
8 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
9 5 (13.89%) DHCP
9 5 (13.89%) DNS
9 5 (13.89%) HP
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 5 (13.89%) IIS
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (13.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (13.89%) AppSense
10 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.11%) TDD
10 4 (11.11%) NUnit

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (13.89%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Project
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) DHCP
1 5 (13.89%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) ATM
3 1 (2.78%) SMS
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 4 (11.11%) NUnit
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.33%) MSI
2 3 (8.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.78%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) Applications Packager
4 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (2.78%) Build Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) WCF
1 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Migration
2 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Software Distribution
4 4 (11.11%) Coaching
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) SOA
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.33%) QMS
6 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Logistics
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.22%) VBScript
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (8.33%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) Firmware
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
5 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.78%) SCSM
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Remedy
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 5 (13.89%) AppSense
5 4 (11.11%) VMware
6 3 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) BMC
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) F5
8 1 (2.78%) Lumension
8 1 (2.78%) McAfee