The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Glasgow 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 55 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.73% 1.78% 1.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 33.33% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Average daily rate
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£175 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £94 £160 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £310 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-24.39% +2.50%
Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
56 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.94% 5.35% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 31
Average daily rate £300 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £428 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
SCCM
Scotland

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (35.71%) MS Office
4 10 (35.71%) VMware
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 7 (25.00%) Citrix
8 6 (21.43%) Application Packaging
9 5 (17.86%) MSI
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.29%) ITIL
10 4 (14.29%) MCP
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco
10 4 (14.29%) SAN
10 4 (14.29%) HP
10 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (14.29%) WSUS
10 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (10.71%) XenApp
11 3 (10.71%) Windows 8

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) SNMP
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (3.57%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) PC Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Packager
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 2 (7.14%) Information Governance
3 2 (7.14%) Workflow
3 2 (7.14%) Information Security
3 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.29%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) MCTS
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (14.29%) WSUS
2 3 (10.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) CA
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) AppSense
6 2 (7.14%) Altiris
7 1 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) EMC