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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 69 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.05% 2.17% 2.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.68% 35.29% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£285 £310 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £359 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £314 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -13.04%
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
93 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.86% 6.14% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 28 20
Average daily rate £400 £378 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +32.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £138 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 £14.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.31% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £14.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 £14.50 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -0.45%

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 August 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 August 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 -13 7 £320 +3.22% 1
Peterborough +1 2 £250 -
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 8 (38.10%) VLAN
5 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (23.81%) SCOM
7 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
7 5 (23.81%) Migration
8 4 (19.05%) Clustering
8 4 (19.05%) CCA
8 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (19.05%) MCSE
8 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
9 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
9 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
9 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (14.29%) FCoE
9 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
9 3 (14.29%) NHS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) VLAN
2 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 3 (14.29%) FCoE
2 3 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Packager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
2 4 (19.05%) CCA
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenServer
3 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 2 (9.52%) Websense
4 2 (9.52%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) LANDesk