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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 65 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.10% 2.34% 1.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.33% 30.16% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -17.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.16 £15.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -25.30%
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
108 63 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.20% 7.77% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 29 20
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £207 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £13.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.35% -62.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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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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 -16 7 £320 +3.22%
Peterborough +5 2 £250 -
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
4 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
4 11 (47.83%) VMware
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (30.43%) VLAN
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (26.09%) MCSE
9 6 (26.09%) Migration
9 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
10 5 (21.74%) SCOM
10 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco
11 4 (17.39%) Citrix
11 4 (17.39%) MS Office
11 4 (17.39%) ITIL
11 4 (17.39%) XenApp
12 3 (13.04%) iPhone
12 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
12 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (13.04%) Google

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) VLAN
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.70%) FCoE
3 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Packager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
1 3 (13.04%) iPhone
1 3 (13.04%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) CAD
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Change Management
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Server Building
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCSE
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
3 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 3 (13.04%) CCA
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.70%) MCITP
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) XenApp
4 3 (13.04%) Terminal Server
4 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.35%) XenServer
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) SCDPM
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) Mapinfo
5 3 (13.04%) Adobe
5 3 (13.04%) Wyse
5 3 (13.04%) Remedy
5 3 (13.04%) Sophos
5 3 (13.04%) Google
5 3 (13.04%) MobileIron
6 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
6 2 (8.70%) Websense
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Symantec
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) LANDesk