The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 37 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.57% 0.44% 2.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.52% 6.67% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£153 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £250 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.53 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-19.62% -25.34%
SCCM
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Systems Management Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.49% 6.67% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 6
Average daily rate £410 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.41% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SCCM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) R
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (10.00%) Apple
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SCOM
6 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (10.00%) SCSM
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) R
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Apple