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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 39 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing SCCM 3 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.83% 3.97% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.11% 45.83% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £175 £240 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.81 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -24.73%
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
27 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.50% 8.66% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 11
Average daily rate £410 £270 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.85% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £208 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £339 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £18.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.72% +46.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

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
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 11 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) Database Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
1 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) People Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Altiris
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) VMware