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 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 129 110 161
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +51
Contract jobs citing SCCM 75 96 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.38% 1.65% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.69% 18.05% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 60 47
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£373 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £184 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £314 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.84% -6.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £11.45 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £58.90 £68.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -13.04%
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
478 532 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.82% 9.15% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 372 315
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.48 £23.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.70 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £137.52 £35.00
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 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 31 August 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 31 August 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.

1 111 (88.80%) Windows
2 76 (60.80%) Active Directory
3 65 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 53 (42.40%) Citrix
5 52 (41.60%) VMware
6 45 (36.00%) ITIL
6 45 (36.00%) Windows 7
7 41 (32.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (30.40%) Finance
9 34 (27.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (26.40%) PowerShell
11 29 (23.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (22.40%) DNS
13 27 (21.60%) XenApp
14 26 (20.80%) SCOM
15 24 (19.20%) MS Exchange
16 23 (18.40%) DHCP
17 22 (17.60%) Data Centre
18 21 (16.80%) MS Excel
19 20 (16.00%) WAN
20 19 (15.20%) IIS
21 18 (14.40%) Migration
21 18 (14.40%) Lync
22 17 (13.60%) Microsoft App-V
22 17 (13.60%) SQL
22 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
22 17 (13.60%) HP
23 16 (12.80%) TCP/IP
23 16 (12.80%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 24 (19.20%) MS Exchange
2 19 (15.20%) IIS
3 18 (14.40%) Lync
4 16 (12.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (8.80%) SharePoint
6 10 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.20%) IBM Notes
7 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.80%) Apache
9 1 (0.80%) JBoss
9 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.80%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (16.80%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.80%) MS Office
3 4 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.80%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.80%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.80%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Office 365
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (22.40%) DNS
2 23 (18.40%) DHCP
3 20 (16.00%) WAN
4 16 (12.80%) TCP/IP
4 16 (12.80%) LAN
5 15 (12.00%) SAN
6 9 (7.20%) VPN
7 7 (5.60%) Firewall
8 6 (4.80%) Internet
9 5 (4.00%) NAS
10 4 (3.20%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (3.20%) ADSL
10 4 (3.20%) WLAN
11 3 (2.40%) SSL
12 2 (1.60%) HTTPS
12 2 (1.60%) PBX
12 2 (1.60%) Network Security
12 2 (1.60%) iSCSI
12 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MSI
2 1 (0.80%) InstallShield
General
1 38 (30.40%) Finance
2 15 (12.00%) Banking
3 9 (7.20%) Law
4 6 (4.80%) Legal
4 6 (4.80%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.20%) Publishing
6 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.80%) Games
8 1 (0.80%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (17.60%) Analyst
2 16 (12.80%) Desktop Support
3 13 (10.40%) Consultant
4 12 (9.60%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (8.80%) Architect
6 9 (7.20%) Desktop Analyst
6 9 (7.20%) Wintel Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.40%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.00%) Administrator
10 5 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Migration Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Support Consultant
11 4 (3.20%) Technical Support
11 4 (3.20%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) Middleware
2 3 (2.40%) .NET
3 2 (1.60%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.80%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.80%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.60%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.40%) Clustering
3 8 (6.40%) Blackberry
4 5 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (4.00%) User Experience
5 4 (3.20%) Replication
5 4 (3.20%) CMDB
5 4 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.40%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.40%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.60%) PKI
8 1 (0.80%) Statistics
8 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.80%) BYOD
8 1 (0.80%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.80%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 111 (88.80%) Windows
2 45 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 41 (32.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (27.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (23.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.20%) Android
6 9 (7.20%) Windows 8
7 8 (6.40%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.00%) Linux
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Phone
8 5 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.20%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.40%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.80%) UNIX
12 1 (0.80%) Debian
12 1 (0.80%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.00%) ITIL
2 18 (14.40%) Migration
3 11 (8.80%) Service Management
4 10 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (5.60%) Asset Management
6 6 (4.80%) Problem Management
6 6 (4.80%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.80%) Configuration Management
6 6 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (4.00%) Change Control
7 5 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.00%) Validation
7 5 (4.00%) Software Deployment
7 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (4.00%) Change Management
8 4 (3.20%) ITSM
8 4 (3.20%) Identity Management
8 4 (3.20%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (3.20%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.40%) PowerShell
2 17 (13.60%) SQL
3 7 (5.60%) VBScript
4 4 (3.20%) VB
5 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.80%) VBA
5 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.80%) C
5 1 (0.80%) Java
5 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.40%) MCSA
3 12 (9.60%) Security Cleared
4 11 (8.80%) MCSE
5 7 (5.60%) MCP
6 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.80%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.20%) CCA
7 4 (3.20%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.40%) CCNP
8 3 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.40%) MCITP
8 3 (2.40%) CCEE
9 1 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.80%) VCAP
9 1 (0.80%) Degree
9 1 (0.80%) CCNA
9 1 (0.80%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) QA
System Software
1 76 (60.80%) Active Directory
2 28 (22.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (21.60%) XenApp
4 17 (13.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (11.20%) Hyper-V
6 11 (8.80%) XenDesktop
6 11 (8.80%) vSphere
7 10 (8.00%) VMware ESX
8 9 (7.20%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (4.00%) BitLocker
10 4 (3.20%) UAG
11 3 (2.40%) XenServer
11 3 (2.40%) ISA Server
11 3 (2.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (1.60%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.80%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (20.80%) SCOM
2 5 (4.00%) WSUS
2 5 (4.00%) SCOrch
3 4 (3.20%) OpenView
3 4 (3.20%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.40%) DameWare
4 3 (2.40%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.60%) vMotion
5 2 (1.60%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.60%) SCSM
5 2 (1.60%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.60%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.60%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.60%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.60%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (0.80%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.80%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.80%) Control-M
Vendors
1 65 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (42.40%) Citrix
3 52 (41.60%) VMware
4 17 (13.60%) HP
5 15 (12.00%) Cisco
5 15 (12.00%) AppSense
6 12 (9.60%) Dell
7 10 (8.00%) Remedy
8 5 (4.00%) IBM
8 5 (4.00%) CommVault
8 5 (4.00%) F5
8 5 (4.00%) ServiceNow
9 4 (3.20%) Veritas
9 4 (3.20%) Lotus
9 4 (3.20%) Juniper
9 4 (3.20%) McAfee
9 4 (3.20%) Apple
9 4 (3.20%) Wyse
9 4 (3.20%) Polycom
9 4 (3.20%) Veeam
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