The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 76 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing SCCM 48 76 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.82% 2.44% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.19% 28.90% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 9
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£250 £275 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £138 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £388 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £295 £308
% change year-on-year
+5.08% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 8
Average hourly rate £24.25 £21.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.47% +6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £18.10 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.95 £22.50 £31.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.06 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.70% +12.85%
SCCM
England

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

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
159 263 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.03% 8.43% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 130 79
Average daily rate £325 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £209 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.40 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £35.20 £58.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SCCM
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +6 12 £268 -10.83% 12
Cambridgeshire 0 12 £205 -42.25% 4
Suffolk +3 8 £170 -24.44%
Norfolk -4 8 £130 -50.94% 1
Bedfordshire +3 7 £375 +177.77% 1
Essex -5 3 £105 -65.00% 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 81 (77.14%) Windows
2 64 (60.95%) Active Directory
3 59 (56.19%) Microsoft
4 34 (32.38%) SCOM
5 32 (30.48%) Windows 7
6 27 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (22.86%) E-Commerce
8 22 (20.95%) DHCP
8 22 (20.95%) DNS
9 21 (20.00%) VMware
10 20 (19.05%) IIS
11 19 (18.10%) Citrix
11 19 (18.10%) Hyper-V
11 19 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
12 18 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (16.19%) Migration
14 16 (15.24%) Symantec
15 15 (14.29%) ITIL
16 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
17 11 (10.48%) Service Delivery
17 11 (10.48%) Change Management
17 11 (10.48%) .NET
17 11 (10.48%) Web Services
17 11 (10.48%) MS Excel
17 11 (10.48%) Windows XP
17 11 (10.48%) MS Exchange
18 10 (9.52%) FTP
18 10 (9.52%) Cisco

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 20 (19.05%) IIS
2 11 (10.48%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.95%) DHCP
1 22 (20.95%) DNS
2 10 (9.52%) FTP
3 6 (5.71%) SAN
4 5 (4.76%) Firewall
5 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.81%) VPN
6 3 (2.86%) VLAN
6 3 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.86%) WAN
6 3 (2.86%) LAN
7 2 (1.90%) Wireless
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.95%) FCoE
8 1 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.95%) SSH
8 1 (0.95%) Internet
8 1 (0.95%) VoIP
8 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MSI
General
1 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.86%) Retail
2 3 (2.86%) Legal
3 2 (1.90%) Finance
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Local Government
4 1 (0.95%) Electronics
4 1 (0.95%) Games
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (12.38%) Web Engineer
2 13 (12.38%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (12.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 12 (11.43%) Desktop Support
4 11 (10.48%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (8.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Administrator
7 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) IT Support
8 5 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Rollout Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Applications Architect
9 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.81%) Architect
9 4 (3.81%) Build Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (3.81%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) .NET
1 11 (10.48%) Web Services
2 4 (3.81%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.90%) X-Windows
3 2 (1.90%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.95%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) NHS
2 6 (5.71%) iPad
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.76%) PKI
4 4 (3.81%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.81%) Statistics
5 3 (2.86%) iPhone
5 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.90%) Clustering
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.95%) Kindle
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.95%) CMDB
7 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) DTV
7 1 (0.95%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 81 (77.14%) Windows
2 32 (30.48%) Windows 7
3 27 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (10.48%) Windows XP
7 8 (7.62%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.86%) Android
8 3 (2.86%) Linux
9 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.95%) UNIX
10 1 (0.95%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) E-Commerce
2 17 (16.19%) Migration
3 15 (14.29%) ITIL
4 11 (10.48%) Service Delivery
4 11 (10.48%) Change Management
5 9 (8.57%) Project Management
6 7 (6.67%) Service Management
7 6 (5.71%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.81%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.81%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (3.81%) DevOps
8 4 (3.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.86%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (2.86%) Network Design
9 3 (2.86%) Product Management
9 3 (2.86%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.67%) MCSE
2 7 (6.67%) MCP
3 5 (4.76%) Degree
4 4 (3.81%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.86%) CCNA
5 3 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.90%) HNC
6 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.90%) MCITP
7 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.95%) CCA
7 1 (0.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (60.95%) Active Directory
2 19 (18.10%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.62%) Terminal Services
4 7 (6.67%) XenApp
5 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (5.71%) vSphere
6 5 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.86%) XenServer
7 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.86%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 34 (32.38%) SCOM
2 8 (7.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.76%) WSUS
5 2 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.95%) Puppet
6 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.95%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.95%) Nagios
6 1 (0.95%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 59 (56.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.00%) VMware
3 19 (18.10%) Citrix
4 16 (15.24%) Symantec
5 10 (9.52%) Cisco
5 10 (9.52%) Akamai
6 5 (4.76%) HP
6 5 (4.76%) Sophos
6 5 (4.76%) SAP
7 4 (3.81%) Metastorm
7 4 (3.81%) Adobe
7 4 (3.81%) Altiris
7 4 (3.81%) LANDesk
7 4 (3.81%) Nintex
8 3 (2.86%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.86%) Google
8 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.86%) Remedy
8 3 (2.86%) Mapinfo
8 3 (2.86%) Wyse
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