The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 34 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.81% - 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.22 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -5.81%
SCCM
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
14 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.62% 1.44% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
Average daily rate £350 - £360
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +6.57%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) VB
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Office 365
5 4 (25.00%) SCOM
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) Clustering
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Software Packaging
6 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 3 (18.75%) Software Distribution
6 3 (18.75%) AdminStudio
7 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) MSI
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
7 2 (12.50%) DMZ
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) DMZ
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) AdminStudio
2 2 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (12.50%) MSI
3 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Applications Packager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (18.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
1 3 (18.75%) Software Distribution
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
4 2 (12.50%) Nimsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Spiceworks
4 2 (12.50%) HP