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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 64 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.94% 2.07% 1.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.52% 18.46% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Average daily rate £290 £219 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.57% -40.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £110 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £374 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.70 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.81 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -29.75%
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
62 130 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.47% 11.22% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 48 26
Average daily rate £300 £314 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.38% -15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £416 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £26.75 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.83% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.39 £30.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 8 £290 +45.00%
Amersham - 1 - -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (40.54%) Windows 7
4 13 (35.14%) VMware
5 11 (29.73%) Remedy
5 11 (29.73%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (27.03%) HP
7 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
7 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (21.62%) SMS
9 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
9 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (18.92%) Ubuntu
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
10 6 (16.22%) Banking
10 6 (16.22%) Linux
11 5 (13.51%) Service Management
11 5 (13.51%) Firewall
11 5 (13.51%) ITSM
11 5 (13.51%) ATM
11 5 (13.51%) MS Project
11 5 (13.51%) MS Office
11 5 (13.51%) ITIL
11 5 (13.51%) NFS
11 5 (13.51%) OVSD
11 5 (13.51%) Logistics

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) SMS
2 5 (13.51%) ATM
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) iSCSI
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.11%) PC Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Platform Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows 7
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.92%) Ubuntu
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 5 (13.51%) CentOS
7 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) High Availability
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
1 5 (13.51%) ITSM
1 5 (13.51%) Logistics
1 5 (13.51%) Migration
1 5 (13.51%) Service Management
2 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
2 3 (8.11%) Release Management
2 3 (8.11%) V-Model
3 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
3 2 (5.41%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (5.41%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
3 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
3 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.70%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
1 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) MCSA
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCITP
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.51%) NFS
5 2 (5.41%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) OVSD
2 4 (10.81%) WSUS
3 3 (8.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) VMware
3 11 (29.73%) Remedy
4 10 (27.03%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
5 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.41%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) EMC
7 1 (2.70%) ILOG
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds