The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Coventry region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 36 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.37% - 1.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-24.39% +2.50%
Systems Management Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
15 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.10% 1.24% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 3
Average daily rate £350 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +25.71%
SCCM
West Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) SCOM
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Clustering
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) VB
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) AdminStudio
6 3 (23.08%) Software Packaging
6 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 3 (23.08%) Software Distribution
6 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (15.38%) Wise Package Studio
7 2 (15.38%) Nimsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Spiceworks

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
1 4 (30.77%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) VPN
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) DMZ
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) AdminStudio
2 2 (15.38%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (15.38%) MSI
3 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Packager
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
2 3 (23.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Software Distribution
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) Nimsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Spiceworks
4 2 (15.38%) HP