The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 64 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing SCCM 3 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.41% 1.93% 3.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.68% 27.03% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £331 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +7.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.98% -26.36%
SCCM
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
31 37 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.25% 7.13% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 16
Average daily rate £400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £213 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.25 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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
Cambridge - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - - 1
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Citrix
3 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) VMware
4 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (25.00%) DHCP
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) AppSense
8 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
8 5 (20.83%) HP
8 5 (20.83%) FMCG
9 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (16.67%) MS Office
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 3 (12.50%) Firewall
10 3 (12.50%) Clustering
10 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (12.50%) Clearswift
10 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (12.50%) Nagios
10 3 (12.50%) McAfee

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) IPv6
4 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Project Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Wintel Systems Administrator
2 2 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
2 2 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (8.33%) Analyst
2 2 (8.33%) Network Technician
2 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (8.33%) Administrator
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Applications Packager
2 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
3 1 (4.17%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.17%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
1 5 (20.83%) FMCG
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (12.50%) PKI
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
1 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) XenApp
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (12.50%) Nagios
1 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.17%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Citrix
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) AppSense
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Clearswift
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.50%) McAfee
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Computacenter