The first table below looks at the demand for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 38 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.37% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.63% 2.17% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £303 £288
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
32 46 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.77% 11.92% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 9
Average daily rate £388 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
SCCM
Cambridgeshire

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) GxP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Budget Control
5 2 (18.18%) SCOM
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Apache
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) ERP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) SMS
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) 3G
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Data Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
1 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Budget Control
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) OCP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (9.09%) RHCE
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £350 - 450 per day
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