The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 70 89 67
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Contract jobs citing SCCM 50 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.36% 1.45% 2.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.52% 10.95% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 27
Average daily rate
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£340 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.51 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -24.39%
SCCM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
222 274 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.47% 13.24% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 153 100
Average daily rate £399 £335 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £189.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.68% +530.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.36 £189.00 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £189.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -10.84%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Southampton +6 12 £340 +4.61% 1
Farnborough - 9 £425 -
Havant +1 8 £325 +4.83%
Basingstoke -5 5 £388 +19.23%
Portsmouth +1 4 £170 -15.00% 2
Hook +1 2 - -
Winchester - 2 £275 -
Alton - 1 £170 -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 89 (86.41%) Windows
2 59 (57.28%) Active Directory
3 53 (51.46%) Microsoft
4 51 (49.51%) VMware
5 40 (38.83%) Security Cleared
6 34 (33.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (29.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (28.16%) PowerShell
8 29 (28.16%) SCOM
8 29 (28.16%) HP
9 27 (26.21%) Windows 7
9 27 (26.21%) vSphere
10 26 (25.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (25.24%) SC Cleared
10 26 (25.24%) Citrix
11 25 (24.27%) SQL
12 22 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (19.42%) Client/Server
14 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
14 19 (18.45%) XenApp
15 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (16.50%) VBScript
17 16 (15.53%) SAN
18 15 (14.56%) Migration
18 15 (14.56%) Clustering
18 15 (14.56%) Application Packaging
19 14 (13.59%) Configuration Management
20 13 (12.62%) Microsoft App-V
20 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
20 13 (12.62%) MCSE

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (10.68%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.80%) IIS
5 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.97%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) SAN
2 11 (10.68%) Firewall
3 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.77%) DNS
5 7 (6.80%) FCoE
5 7 (6.80%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (6.80%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.91%) DHCP
7 2 (1.94%) SNMP
7 2 (1.94%) LAN
7 2 (1.94%) WAN
7 2 (1.94%) SSL
7 2 (1.94%) NAS
8 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.97%) Internet
8 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Wise Package Studio
2 5 (4.85%) MSI
3 1 (0.97%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.97%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.94%) Retail
3 1 (0.97%) Military
3 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.97%) Finance
3 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (13.59%) Analyst
2 13 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.65%) Wintel Engineer
4 11 (10.68%) Consultant
5 10 (9.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (8.74%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (4.85%) Customer Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Applications Packager
9 5 (4.85%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) SCCM Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Deployment Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.88%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.56%) Application Packaging
2 7 (6.80%) Software Packaging
3 3 (2.91%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.97%) .NET
4 1 (0.97%) SOAP
4 1 (0.97%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.97%) WCF
4 1 (0.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Client/Server
2 15 (14.56%) Clustering
3 12 (11.65%) Data Centre
4 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.91%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.94%) Replication
8 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.94%) Statistics
9 1 (0.97%) iPhone
9 1 (0.97%) iPad
9 1 (0.97%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 89 (86.41%) Windows
2 34 (33.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (29.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (26.21%) Windows 7
5 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (11.65%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.85%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.88%) Linux
9 3 (2.91%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.97%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.56%) Migration
2 14 (13.59%) Configuration Management
3 9 (8.74%) Server Building
4 7 (6.80%) Software Delivery
4 7 (6.80%) Data Migration
5 6 (5.83%) Patch Management
6 5 (4.85%) Workflow
7 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.91%) Information Security
8 3 (2.91%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.91%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.94%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (1.94%) Change Management
9 2 (1.94%) ITIL
9 2 (1.94%) CRM
9 2 (1.94%) Validation
9 2 (1.94%) Operations Management
9 2 (1.94%) Load Balancing
10 1 (0.97%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.16%) PowerShell
2 25 (24.27%) SQL
3 17 (16.50%) VBScript
4 6 (5.83%) VB
5 3 (2.91%) VBA
6 1 (0.97%) Python
6 1 (0.97%) Ruby
6 1 (0.97%) C
6 1 (0.97%) Java
6 1 (0.97%) Perl
6 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (38.83%) Security Cleared
2 26 (25.24%) SC Cleared
3 22 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (12.62%) MCSE
5 11 (10.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (8.74%) VCP4
7 5 (4.85%) DV Cleared
7 5 (4.85%) Degree
8 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.94%) CCNP
9 2 (1.94%) CCNA
10 1 (0.97%) MCP
10 1 (0.97%) CNE
10 1 (0.97%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (57.28%) Active Directory
2 27 (26.21%) vSphere
3 26 (25.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (18.45%) XenApp
5 13 (12.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (10.68%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.94%) Firmware
9 1 (0.97%) Novell eDirectory
9 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (28.16%) SCOM
2 11 (10.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (8.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (8.74%) SCSM
3 9 (8.74%) vMotion
4 8 (7.77%) SAP Afaria
5 6 (5.83%) SCOrch
6 5 (4.85%) WSUS
6 5 (4.85%) SCDPM
6 5 (4.85%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.91%) HP SIM
7 3 (2.91%) ARCserve
7 3 (2.91%) Unicenter
7 3 (2.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.91%) MOM
7 3 (2.91%) ArcSight ESM
8 2 (1.94%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.94%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (51.46%) Microsoft
2 51 (49.51%) VMware
3 29 (28.16%) HP
4 26 (25.24%) Citrix
5 11 (10.68%) AppSense
5 11 (10.68%) 3PAR
6 10 (9.71%) Cisco
7 8 (7.77%) Oracle
8 6 (5.83%) Symantec
8 6 (5.83%) Lumension
9 5 (4.85%) Altiris
10 4 (3.88%) Sophos
11 3 (2.91%) MobileIron
11 3 (2.91%) McAfee
11 3 (2.91%) ArcSight
11 3 (2.91%) CA
12 2 (1.94%) CommVault
12 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.94%) Intel
12 2 (1.94%) Veeam