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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 51 40 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +21
Contract jobs citing SCCM 13 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.78% 3.08% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.66% 32.76% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £231 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.05% +71.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £92 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £345 £167
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £311
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.46 £20.06 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-17.97% -27.71%
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
47 58 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.45% 9.40% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 22
Average daily rate £325 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £105 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 14 (63.64%) Windows
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) SAN
4 7 (31.82%) HP
5 6 (27.27%) Dell
5 6 (27.27%) CommVault
5 6 (27.27%) Symantec
5 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (22.73%) Lync
6 5 (22.73%) Office 365
6 5 (22.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
6 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (22.73%) NetApp
7 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (13.64%) EMC
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
9 2 (9.09%) SQL
9 2 (9.09%) MS Office

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (22.73%) Lync
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) SNMP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Consultant
1 6 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) LAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Tcl
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MCTS
4 2 (9.09%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Firmware
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
1 5 (22.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) Dell
4 6 (27.27%) CommVault
4 6 (27.27%) Symantec
5 5 (22.73%) NetApp
6 3 (13.64%) EMC
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) IBM
8 1 (4.55%) Citrix