The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 67 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 17 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.15% 1.44% 1.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.61% 26.47% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Average daily rate
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£305 £313 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% -12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £290 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £288 £310
% change year-on-year
+10.43% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £31.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +11.42%
SCCM
Scotland

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

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
72 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.88% 5.42% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 14
Average daily rate £350 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £31.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
4 16 (43.24%) SAN
5 15 (40.54%) VMware
5 15 (40.54%) SCOM
6 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (29.73%) Replication
7 11 (29.73%) Application Packaging
8 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
8 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (27.03%) HP
8 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (24.32%) MS Office
10 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
11 7 (18.92%) NAS
11 7 (18.92%) Lync
11 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (16.22%) SQL
12 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
13 5 (13.51%) WAN
13 5 (13.51%) LAN
13 5 (13.51%) Cisco
13 5 (13.51%) Migration
13 5 (13.51%) Clustering
14 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
14 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (10.81%) Degree

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Lync
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.41%) IIS
5 2 (5.41%) JBoss
5 2 (5.41%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) SAN
2 7 (18.92%) NAS
3 5 (13.51%) LAN
3 5 (13.51%) WAN
4 4 (10.81%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) Broadband
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) DNS
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) WLAN
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) Operations Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Architect
5 2 (5.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) Application Packaging
2 4 (10.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Replication
2 5 (13.51%) Clustering
3 4 (10.81%) iPad
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (13.51%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
3 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL V2
5 2 (5.41%) Coaching
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCTS
3 2 (5.41%) HND
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) vSphere
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
4 2 (5.41%) DFS Replication
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) SCOM
2 4 (10.81%) WSUS
3 2 (5.41%) SCSM
4 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) VMware
3 10 (27.03%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
5 4 (10.81%) Apple
6 3 (8.11%) Veeam
6 3 (8.11%) Veritas
6 3 (8.11%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) Lotus
7 2 (5.41%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) McAfee
8 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
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