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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 61 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing SCCM 8 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.91% 1.53% 1.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 31.43% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Average daily rate
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£210 £139 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -49.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £96 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £271 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £307
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £18.68 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.93% +6.74%
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
56 35 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.39% 4.86% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 34
Average daily rate £305 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £161 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015, 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) CommVault
7 5 (26.32%) Dell
7 5 (26.32%) Symantec
7 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
8 4 (21.05%) Service Management
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (21.05%) EMC
8 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
8 4 (21.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (21.05%) Lync
8 4 (21.05%) Office 365
9 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
9 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
9 3 (15.79%) NetApp
9 3 (15.79%) MS Office

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 4 (21.05%) Lync
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) AdminStudio
2 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) ArcSight Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
1 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
2 4 (21.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (5.26%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) CommVault
4 5 (26.32%) Dell
4 5 (26.32%) Symantec
5 4 (21.05%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) McAfee
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
8 1 (5.26%) Lumension
8 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle
8 1 (5.26%) Altiris