The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 42 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 8 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.83% 1.27% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 13.89% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£415 £484 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -15.87%
SCCM
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Systems Management Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
32 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.34% 9.16% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 7
Average daily rate £415 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £307 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £595 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £190.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +4 3 £325 -24.41% 1
Cheltenham -4 3 £415 - 1
SCCM
South West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Firmware
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MCTS
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Applications Packager
1 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) People Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCTS
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) TOWER Software