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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 54 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 12 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 2.99% 1.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.44% 31.34% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
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£250 £320 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +11.42%
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
73 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.75% 9.54% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 22
Average daily rate £310 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 11 £250 -21.87% 2
Peterborough +3 3 £250 -16.66%
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (27.78%) VLAN
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) MCSE
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (16.67%) Google
7 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 3 (16.67%) SCOM
7 3 (16.67%) iPad
7 3 (16.67%) iPhone
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) XenApp
7 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
7 3 (16.67%) MobileIron

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) VLAN
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) FCoE
3 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) iPad
1 3 (16.67%) iPhone
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) CAD
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCSE
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) MCP
4 2 (11.11%) CCA
4 2 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (16.67%) Terminal Server
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Google
4 3 (16.67%) MobileIron
4 3 (16.67%) Wyse
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Adobe
4 3 (16.67%) Remedy
4 3 (16.67%) Sophos
4 3 (16.67%) Mapinfo
5 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Websense
5 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) LANDesk