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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 64 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 79 60 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.81% 2.46% 2.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.62% 33.71% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 25 23
Average daily rate
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£338 £245 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.75% -27.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £120 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £306 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 8
Average hourly rate £15.75 £23.20 £100.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.11% -76.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £19.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-16.89% -30.35%
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
235 178 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.35% 7.31% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 92 88
Average daily rate £363 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 20
Average hourly rate £16.72 £21.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.12% -8.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.13 £24.92 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.69%

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 22 December 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
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
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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 +3 30 £350 +16.66% 1
Hertfordshire +9 17 £400 +48.14% 4
Cambridgeshire -2 17 £325 -1.88% 6
Essex -9 7 £193 +60.41% 1
Norfolk 0 5 £130 -46.93% 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 109 (73.15%) Windows
2 100 (67.11%) Active Directory
3 93 (62.42%) Microsoft
4 74 (49.66%) SCOM
5 55 (36.91%) DNS
6 54 (36.24%) DHCP
7 51 (34.23%) E-Commerce
8 44 (29.53%) IIS
9 40 (26.85%) MS Excel
10 35 (23.49%) Windows 7
11 33 (22.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (20.81%) FTP
12 31 (20.81%) PowerShell
12 31 (20.81%) Microsoft Azure
13 29 (19.46%) ITIL
14 28 (18.79%) VMware
15 26 (17.45%) .NET
16 25 (16.78%) Web Services
16 25 (16.78%) Citrix
16 25 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (14.77%) Akamai
17 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (10.07%) MS Office
18 15 (10.07%) MS Exchange
19 14 (9.40%) Hyper-V
20 12 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (8.05%) Symantec
21 11 (7.38%) Windows XP
21 11 (7.38%) Migration
22 9 (6.04%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 44 (29.53%) IIS
2 15 (10.07%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.68%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.67%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (26.85%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (16.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (36.91%) DNS
2 54 (36.24%) DHCP
3 31 (20.81%) FTP
4 9 (6.04%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.04%) SAN
5 6 (4.03%) VPN
6 5 (3.36%) LAN
6 5 (3.36%) WAN
6 5 (3.36%) Firewall
7 4 (2.68%) SSH
8 2 (1.34%) Wireless
8 2 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.34%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.34%) IPv6
9 1 (0.67%) VLAN
9 1 (0.67%) Internet
9 1 (0.67%) X.500
9 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.67%) LDAP
9 1 (0.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.67%) DB2
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.68%) MSI
2 1 (0.67%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.67%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (4.03%) Finance
1 6 (4.03%) Retail
2 5 (3.36%) Publishing
2 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.67%) Electronics
4 1 (0.67%) Legal
4 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.67%) Games
4 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (47.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (12.08%) Support Engineer
3 13 (8.72%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (8.72%) Web Engineer
4 12 (8.05%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (7.38%) Desktop Support
6 8 (5.37%) SCCM Engineer
7 7 (4.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 7 (4.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) Rollout Engineer
8 6 (4.03%) Analyst
8 6 (4.03%) Administrator
9 5 (3.36%) Applications Packager
9 5 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.36%) IT Support
9 5 (3.36%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (2.68%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (2.68%) Consultant
11 3 (2.01%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.45%) .NET
2 25 (16.78%) Web Services
3 3 (2.01%) MSMQ
3 3 (2.01%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.34%) X-Windows
4 2 (1.34%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.67%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.37%) PKI
2 6 (4.03%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.36%) FMCG
4 4 (2.68%) Clustering
5 3 (2.01%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.01%) NHS
5 3 (2.01%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.01%) Replication
5 3 (2.01%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.67%) DTV
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.67%) iPad
7 1 (0.67%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 109 (73.15%) Windows
2 35 (23.49%) Windows 7
3 33 (22.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.38%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.04%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.37%) Linux
9 4 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.01%) UNIX
10 3 (2.01%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.01%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.34%) Android
12 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.67%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.67%) AIX
12 1 (0.67%) Solaris
12 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.23%) E-Commerce
2 29 (19.46%) ITIL
3 11 (7.38%) Migration
4 9 (6.04%) Project Management
4 9 (6.04%) Service Delivery
4 9 (6.04%) DevOps
5 8 (5.37%) Service Management
5 8 (5.37%) Configuration Management
6 4 (2.68%) Software Deployment
6 4 (2.68%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.68%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (2.01%) Time Management
7 3 (2.01%) Data Protection
7 3 (2.01%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.01%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.01%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.01%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (2.01%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.01%) Software Licensing
8 2 (1.34%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.81%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.03%) VBScript
3 5 (3.36%) SQL
4 3 (2.01%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.67%) Ruby
5 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.67%) Python
5 1 (0.67%) C
5 1 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (4.70%) MCP
2 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.68%) MCSE
4 3 (2.01%) MCITP
4 3 (2.01%) Degree
5 2 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.67%) MCTS
6 1 (0.67%) MCSA
6 1 (0.67%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 100 (67.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.40%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.37%) Terminal Services
4 7 (4.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.36%) XenApp
6 4 (2.68%) vSphere
6 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.67%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 74 (49.66%) SCOM
2 8 (5.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (4.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (4.03%) WSUS
4 5 (3.36%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (3.36%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.68%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.68%) Puppet
6 3 (2.01%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (2.01%) Nagios
6 3 (2.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (2.01%) SCSM
7 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 93 (62.42%) Microsoft
2 28 (18.79%) VMware
3 25 (16.78%) Citrix
4 22 (14.77%) Akamai
5 12 (8.05%) Symantec
6 9 (6.04%) HP
7 6 (4.03%) McAfee
7 6 (4.03%) AppSense
8 5 (3.36%) Dell
9 4 (2.68%) Cisco
9 4 (2.68%) IBM
9 4 (2.68%) Lotus
10 3 (2.01%) BMC
10 3 (2.01%) CommVault
10 3 (2.01%) SAP
10 3 (2.01%) EMC
10 3 (2.01%) Altiris
10 3 (2.01%) Clearswift
10 3 (2.01%) Wyse
10 3 (2.01%) CheckPoint
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