The first table below looks at the demand for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Guildford 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 27 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.29% 5.16% -
As % of the Systems Management category 21.74% 57.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Average daily rate £369 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £306 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Systems Management Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
23 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.55% 8.92% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 7
Average daily rate £370 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
SCCM
Surrey

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Budget Control
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) vCloud
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp
6 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) WSUS
6 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Budget Control
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Toshiba