The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Edinburgh region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 68 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 16 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.29% 1.64% 1.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.67% 24.24% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Average daily rate
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£225 £278 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £180 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £376 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £318 £288
% change year-on-year
-10.23% +10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £19.52 £21.63
% change year-on-year
-20.59% -9.73%
Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
60 66 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.82% 6.76% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 21
Average daily rate £325 £358 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £256 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.36 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-12.57% +16.66%
SCCM
Scotland

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 15 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 12 (36.36%) VMware
5 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (30.30%) Dell
6 8 (24.24%) Citrix
6 8 (24.24%) Software Deployment
6 8 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (21.21%) MS Office
8 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (18.18%) Dell KACE
8 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 6 (18.18%) SCOM
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Vista
9 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
9 5 (15.15%) vSphere
9 5 (15.15%) Migration
9 5 (15.15%) SAN
9 5 (15.15%) MSI
9 5 (15.15%) InstallShield
9 5 (15.15%) Project Management
9 5 (15.15%) VBScript
9 5 (15.15%) VB
10 4 (12.12%) ITIL

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (12.12%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 3 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) WLAN
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MSI
1 5 (15.15%) InstallShield
2 4 (12.12%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Applications Packager
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Deployment Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 3 (9.09%) EqualLogic
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.03%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (96.97%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 15 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Software Deployment
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) Migration
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Software Distribution
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) CAE
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.03%) Document Management
6 1 (3.03%) Logistics
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) VBScript
1 5 (15.15%) VB
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) PMP
4 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCTS
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (15.15%) vSphere
5 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCOM
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
2 4 (12.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.06%) OpenView
3 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.06%) ZENworks
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 10 (30.30%) Dell
4 8 (24.24%) Citrix
5 6 (18.18%) Dell KACE
6 4 (12.12%) Symantec
6 4 (12.12%) CommVault
7 3 (9.09%) AppSense
7 3 (9.09%) Lumension
7 3 (9.09%) CA
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco
8 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.06%) Novell
8 2 (6.06%) EMC
8 2 (6.06%) HP
9 1 (3.03%) Veritas
9 1 (3.03%) Apple
9 1 (3.03%) McAfee
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