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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 62 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.25% 1.36% 1.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.59% 23.81% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 5
Average daily rate
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£285 £155 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.87% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £126 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £415 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £20.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.01%
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
61 63 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.08% 5.71% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 29
Average daily rate £300 £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £155 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +11.11%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows 7
3 14 (45.16%) Windows XP
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (38.71%) VMware
5 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (29.03%) MS Office
6 8 (25.81%) Dell
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (19.35%) Software Deployment
8 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (19.35%) Migration
8 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (19.35%) Citrix
9 5 (16.13%) MSI
9 5 (16.13%) SAN
9 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 5 (16.13%) WSUS
9 5 (16.13%) Windows Vista
9 5 (16.13%) vSphere
10 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (12.90%) Dell KACE
10 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
10 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (12.90%) CA
10 4 (12.90%) CommVault
10 4 (12.90%) Symantec

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) Network Security
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) WLAN
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MSI
2 3 (9.68%) InstallShield
2 3 (9.68%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Applications Packager
2 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
1 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows 7
3 14 (45.16%) Windows XP
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Migration
1 6 (19.35%) Software Deployment
2 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) CAE
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) ITSM
4 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.45%) Software Distribution
4 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Document Management
5 1 (3.23%) Logistics
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) VB
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) VBScript
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) PMP
3 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCTS
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (16.13%) vSphere
5 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.45%) XenApp
7 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) WSUS
2 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (9.68%) SCOM
4 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.45%) OpenView
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.23%) ZENworks
5 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Dell
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) CA
4 4 (12.90%) CommVault
4 4 (12.90%) Symantec
4 4 (12.90%) Dell KACE
5 3 (9.68%) AppSense
5 3 (9.68%) Altiris
5 3 (9.68%) LANDesk
5 3 (9.68%) Lumension
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) EMC
6 2 (6.45%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Novell
7 1 (3.23%) Veritas
7 1 (3.23%) Apple
7 1 (3.23%) McAfee
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