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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 82 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 67 43 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.18% 1.81% 1.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.13% 30.94% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 16 23
Average daily rate
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£348 £254 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.94% -18.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £173 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £388 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £10.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -75.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £20.38 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.42% +3.16%
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
230 139 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.48% 5.86% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 69 98
Average daily rate £363 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.19% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £110 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 16
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +52.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £35.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 19 September 2014.

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
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 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bedfordshire +6 28 £350 +6.06%
Cambridgeshire +9 18 £293 +5.40% 6
Hertfordshire -18 9 £350 +12.00% 5
Essex -5 7 £210 -23.63% 2
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 107 (69.48%) Active Directory
2 105 (68.18%) Windows
3 68 (44.16%) Microsoft
4 64 (41.56%) Windows 7
5 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (29.22%) SCOM
7 34 (22.08%) DNS
8 33 (21.43%) DHCP
9 32 (20.78%) MS Excel
9 32 (20.78%) ITIL
9 32 (20.78%) VMware
10 25 (16.23%) PowerShell
11 23 (14.94%) MS Exchange
12 22 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (13.64%) Migration
14 20 (12.99%) E-Commerce
15 18 (11.69%) Microsoft App-V
16 17 (11.04%) IIS
16 17 (11.04%) Citrix
17 16 (10.39%) Windows 8
18 15 (9.74%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (9.74%) VBScript
19 14 (9.09%) MS Office
19 14 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
20 13 (8.44%) FTP
21 12 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
21 12 (7.79%) TCP/IP
21 12 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
21 12 (7.79%) WSUS
22 11 (7.14%) Application Packaging

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 23 (14.94%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.04%) IIS
3 12 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.60%) JOnAS
7 3 (1.95%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.30%) Apache
9 1 (0.65%) Lync
9 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.08%) DNS
2 33 (21.43%) DHCP
3 13 (8.44%) FTP
4 12 (7.79%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.14%) SAN
6 9 (5.84%) LAN
6 9 (5.84%) WAN
6 9 (5.84%) Firewall
7 5 (3.25%) VPN
8 4 (2.60%) SMS
8 4 (2.60%) VLAN
9 3 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.95%) IPv6
9 3 (1.95%) Wireless
9 3 (1.95%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.30%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.30%) SSH
11 1 (0.65%) LDAP
11 1 (0.65%) Broadband
11 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (7.14%) MSI
2 7 (4.55%) AdminStudio
3 6 (3.90%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.30%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (4.55%) Finance
2 5 (3.25%) Publishing
3 3 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.30%) Retail
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (33.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (20.78%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.04%) Analyst
4 14 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (9.09%) Consultant
5 13 (8.44%) SCCM Engineer
6 10 (6.49%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.49%) Applications Packager
6 10 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (5.84%) SCCM Consultant
8 7 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
9 6 (3.90%) Architect
9 6 (3.90%) Desktop Support
9 6 (3.90%) Server Support
9 6 (3.90%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) Project Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (3.25%) Administrator
11 4 (2.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.14%) Application Packaging
2 8 (5.19%) .NET
2 8 (5.19%) Web Services
3 2 (1.30%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) XMPP
4 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.65%) HTML
4 1 (0.65%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.25%) Fat Client
1 5 (3.25%) Thin Client
2 4 (2.60%) PKI
3 3 (1.95%) Clustering
3 3 (1.95%) HP StorageWorks
3 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.65%) FMCG
4 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 105 (68.18%) Windows
2 64 (41.56%) Windows 7
3 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (10.39%) Windows 8
6 15 (9.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.90%) Windows Vista
9 5 (3.25%) Linux
10 3 (1.95%) Android
10 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.30%) Solaris
11 2 (1.30%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.30%) CentOS
11 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.65%) AIX
12 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.78%) ITIL
2 21 (13.64%) Migration
3 20 (12.99%) E-Commerce
4 6 (3.90%) Configuration Management
4 6 (3.90%) Software Deployment
5 5 (3.25%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (3.25%) DevOps
5 5 (3.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (2.60%) Validation
6 4 (2.60%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (1.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (1.95%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.30%) Project Management
8 2 (1.30%) Service Management
8 2 (1.30%) ERP
8 2 (1.30%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.30%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.30%) Computer Architecture
8 2 (1.30%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.23%) PowerShell
2 15 (9.74%) VBScript
3 10 (6.49%) VB
4 6 (3.90%) SQL
5 3 (1.95%) Perl
5 3 (1.95%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.30%) C
7 1 (0.65%) Ruby
7 1 (0.65%) C#
7 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.14%) MCSE
3 8 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.55%) MCITP
5 6 (3.90%) MCP
6 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.30%) CCNA
7 2 (1.30%) OCP
7 2 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.30%) RHCE
7 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.30%) Degree
7 2 (1.30%) MCDST
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.65%) MCTS
8 1 (0.65%) MCPD
8 1 (0.65%) MCSD
8 1 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.19%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (69.48%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.84%) vSphere
5 8 (5.19%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.90%) XenApp
7 4 (2.60%) UAG
8 3 (1.95%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.30%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.30%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.65%) XenServer
10 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.65%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.65%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 45 (29.22%) SCOM
2 12 (7.79%) WSUS
3 5 (3.25%) SCOrch
3 5 (3.25%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.30%) SCSM
5 2 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.30%) ZENworks
5 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.30%) OpenView
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.30%) Puppet
5 2 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.30%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.30%) OVSD
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 68 (44.16%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.78%) VMware
3 17 (11.04%) Citrix
4 8 (5.19%) Cisco
4 8 (5.19%) AppSense
5 7 (4.55%) Dell
5 7 (4.55%) EMC
6 6 (3.90%) HP
6 6 (3.90%) Akamai
7 5 (3.25%) Wyse
8 4 (2.60%) McAfee
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle
9 3 (1.95%) CA
9 3 (1.95%) CommVault
9 3 (1.95%) Lotus
9 3 (1.95%) Becrypt
10 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.30%) Symantec
10 2 (1.30%) IBM
10 2 (1.30%) SAP
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