The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 156 112 153
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +41
Contract jobs citing SCCM 52 91 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 1.54% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.44% 19.12% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 70 49
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £211 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.31 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% -80.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.84 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.38% -7.89%
SCCM
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
418 476 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.16% 8.05% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 352 284
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.46 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.34% -55.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £16.85 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £54.64 £51.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -15.73%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 90 (84.11%) Windows
2 55 (51.40%) Active Directory
3 52 (48.60%) Citrix
4 44 (41.12%) Microsoft
5 43 (40.19%) VMware
6 40 (37.38%) Windows 7
7 34 (31.78%) Finance
8 32 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (26.17%) ITIL
10 27 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (23.36%) XenApp
12 23 (21.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (20.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (19.63%) PowerShell
14 21 (19.63%) SCOM
14 21 (19.63%) MS Exchange
15 19 (17.76%) Microsoft App-V
16 18 (16.82%) Migration
17 17 (15.89%) DNS
18 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
19 14 (13.08%) AppSense
19 14 (13.08%) Lync
19 14 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2010
20 13 (12.15%) LAN
20 13 (12.15%) WAN
20 13 (12.15%) DHCP
21 12 (11.21%) IIS
22 11 (10.28%) SQL
22 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
22 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 21 (19.63%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.08%) Lync
2 14 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.21%) IIS
4 6 (5.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (5.61%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.87%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
7 1 (0.93%) JBoss
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.35%) MS Office
3 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.93%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.93%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.93%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Office 365
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.89%) DNS
2 13 (12.15%) LAN
2 13 (12.15%) WAN
2 13 (12.15%) DHCP
3 11 (10.28%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.48%) VPN
5 7 (6.54%) SAN
6 5 (4.67%) Internet
7 4 (3.74%) Firewall
7 4 (3.74%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.80%) SSL
9 2 (1.87%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.87%) ADSL
9 2 (1.87%) WLAN
9 2 (1.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.93%) PBX
10 1 (0.93%) HTTP
10 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MSI
2 3 (2.80%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.93%) InstallShield
General
1 34 (31.78%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Law
3 6 (5.61%) Legal
4 4 (3.74%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.87%) Advertising
5 2 (1.87%) Publishing
5 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (16.82%) Analyst
2 14 (13.08%) Architect
3 11 (10.28%) Desktop Support
4 9 (8.41%) Consultant
5 8 (7.48%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.54%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.67%) Administrator
9 4 (3.74%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (3.74%) Migration Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 3 (2.80%) Software Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Software Configuration Manager
10 3 (2.80%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.74%) .NET
2 4 (3.74%) Middleware
3 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.93%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.67%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.67%) Clustering
4 4 (3.74%) CMDB
5 3 (2.80%) User Experience
5 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.87%) PKI
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) BYOD
6 2 (1.87%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) FMCG
7 1 (0.93%) iPhone
7 1 (0.93%) iPad
7 1 (0.93%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 90 (84.11%) Windows
2 40 (37.38%) Windows 7
3 32 (29.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (25.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (21.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (9.35%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.48%) Windows XP
8 6 (5.61%) Android
9 5 (4.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.74%) Linux
11 3 (2.80%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.80%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.93%) UNIX
13 1 (0.93%) Debian
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) ITIL
2 18 (16.82%) Migration
3 8 (7.48%) Service Management
4 7 (6.54%) Configuration Management
4 7 (6.54%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2
6 5 (4.67%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (4.67%) Software Deployment
7 4 (3.74%) Validation
7 4 (3.74%) Use Case
7 4 (3.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.74%) Change Management
7 4 (3.74%) Project Management
7 4 (3.74%) ITSM
8 3 (2.80%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.87%) Software Distribution
9 2 (1.87%) WAN Optimisation
9 2 (1.87%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.63%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.28%) SQL
3 3 (2.80%) VBScript
4 2 (1.87%) VB
4 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.41%) MCSE
3 8 (7.48%) MCSA
4 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.67%) MCP
6 4 (3.74%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.87%) MCITP
8 1 (0.93%) Degree
8 1 (0.93%) VCAP
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.93%) CCNP
8 1 (0.93%) CCNA
8 1 (0.93%) CCA
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.93%) CCEA
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.93%) MOS
8 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 55 (51.40%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.36%) XenApp
3 22 (20.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (17.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (10.28%) XenDesktop
6 10 (9.35%) VMware ESX
7 8 (7.48%) Hyper-V
7 8 (7.48%) vSphere
8 3 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.87%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.87%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.87%) XenServer
9 2 (1.87%) vCloud
9 2 (1.87%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.87%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (19.63%) SCOM
2 5 (4.67%) SCOrch
3 3 (2.80%) HP SIM
3 3 (2.80%) DameWare
4 2 (1.87%) WMI
4 2 (1.87%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.87%) WSUS
4 2 (1.87%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.87%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (1.87%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.87%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.87%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.87%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (0.93%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.93%) Puppet
5 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.93%) Control-M
5 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (48.60%) Citrix
2 44 (41.12%) Microsoft
3 43 (40.19%) VMware
4 14 (13.08%) AppSense
5 10 (9.35%) HP
6 7 (6.54%) Cisco
7 6 (5.61%) Remedy
8 5 (4.67%) CommVault
9 4 (3.74%) NetApp
9 4 (3.74%) IBM
9 4 (3.74%) Dell
9 4 (3.74%) F5
9 4 (3.74%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.80%) BMC
10 3 (2.80%) McAfee
11 2 (1.87%) Sophos
11 2 (1.87%) Websense
11 2 (1.87%) Wyse
11 2 (1.87%) Polycom
11 2 (1.87%) EMC
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