The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 62 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing SCCM 13 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 1.45% 2.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.21% 15.49% 32.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Average daily rate £269 £325 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +43.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £304 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £363 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.63% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -41.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.61 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -25.66%
SCCM
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
56 71 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.95% 9.33% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 33
Average daily rate £425 £375 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% +11.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £110 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £37.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -32.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chester +3 6 £250 -19.35% 1
Warrington -6 4 £275 -8.33%
Sandbach - 1 £420 -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (64.29%) ITIL
3 22 (52.38%) Citrix
4 18 (42.86%) Windows
4 18 (42.86%) VMware
5 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 13 (30.95%) MCP
6 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
6 13 (30.95%) Service Management
6 13 (30.95%) Migration
7 11 (26.19%) OpenView
7 11 (26.19%) HP
7 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
8 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
8 10 (23.81%) SLA
8 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (23.81%) PMI
8 10 (23.81%) PMI Certification
8 10 (23.81%) MS Office
8 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
8 10 (23.81%) Coaching
9 9 (21.43%) MCSA
9 9 (21.43%) DNS
10 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
10 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
10 8 (19.05%) MCITP
10 8 (19.05%) Local Government
10 8 (19.05%) Office 365
11 7 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
4 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.81%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Office 365
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 7 (16.67%) DHCP
3 6 (14.29%) SAN
4 5 (11.90%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) LAN
5 3 (7.14%) VoIP
6 2 (4.76%) Firewall
6 2 (4.76%) Internet
6 2 (4.76%) NAS
6 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 8 (19.05%) Local Government
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Analyst
1 10 (23.81%) Service Analyst
1 10 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) PMI
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.76%) Replication
2 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Migration
2 13 (30.95%) Service Management
3 10 (23.81%) Coaching
3 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
3 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) E-Procurement
6 2 (4.76%) High Availability
6 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.76%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.76%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.38%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) MCP
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.81%) PMI Certification
3 9 (21.43%) MCSA
4 8 (19.05%) MCITP
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (14.29%) XenApp
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.38%) vSphere
8 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) OpenView
2 1 (2.38%) CFEngine
2 1 (2.38%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (52.38%) Citrix
3 18 (42.86%) VMware
4 11 (26.19%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Apple
5 2 (4.76%) Avaya
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Polycom
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam
6 1 (2.38%) Veritas
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