The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 45 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing SCCM 13 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.11% 1.55% 3.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.57% 21.82% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 11
Average daily rate £96 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-69.02% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £100 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £326 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.81 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -24.73%
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 Glasgow region.

Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
70 55 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.35% 7.12% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 31
Average daily rate £265 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £123 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 9 (40.91%) MS Office
6 8 (36.36%) NHS
7 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 6 (27.27%) IIS
8 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 6 (27.27%) Application Packaging
9 5 (22.73%) Service Management
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) MCSE
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) XenApp
10 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
10 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
10 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
10 4 (18.18%) ITSM
10 4 (18.18%) Project Management
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) Computer Science

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (27.27%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) InstallShield
1 2 (9.09%) MSI
1 2 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) Junior
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Packager
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) NHS
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Clustering
4 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 8
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Application Packaging
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITSM
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (22.73%) MCSE
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) XenApp
4 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Intel Security