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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 69 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 50 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.50% 1.85% 1.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.36% 17.58% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 9
Average daily rate
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£280 £375 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +37.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £172 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Average hourly rate £16.72 £24.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.44% +62.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.46 £20.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-18.74% -26.36%
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
288 182 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.41% 10.53% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 83 74
Average daily rate £355 £361 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 17
Average hourly rate £16.72 £31.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.92% +61.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Havant +12 15 £275 -27.63%
Basingstoke +6 7 - -
Southampton -15 6 £375 +9.48%
Winchester - 5 £280 -
Portsmouth 0 4 £425 - 1
Andover - 2 - -
Farnborough -7 1 - - 3
Fareham - - - - 1
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 70 (78.65%) Windows
2 46 (51.69%) Active Directory
3 45 (50.56%) Microsoft
4 42 (47.19%) Windows 7
5 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (24.72%) Citrix
6 22 (24.72%) Migration
7 21 (23.60%) HP
8 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
9 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (19.10%) VMware
11 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (16.85%) Symantec
13 14 (15.73%) Windows XP
13 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
16 11 (12.36%) MCSE
17 10 (11.24%) MS Office
17 10 (11.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
17 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
17 10 (11.24%) Hyper-V
18 9 (10.11%) SCOM
18 9 (10.11%) DV Cleared
18 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
19 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
20 7 (7.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
20 7 (7.87%) Apple
20 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
20 7 (7.87%) SSL

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.37%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) OpenShift
1 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
1 7 (7.87%) SSL
1 7 (7.87%) Firewall
2 6 (6.74%) SNMP
3 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.49%) SAN
4 3 (3.37%) SMS
4 3 (3.37%) WAN
5 2 (2.25%) DNS
5 2 (2.25%) DHCP
5 2 (2.25%) LAN
6 1 (1.12%) Internet
6 1 (1.12%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) MySQL
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.12%) MSI
General
1 3 (3.37%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Legal
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (8.99%) Consultant
2 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (6.74%) Server Support
2 6 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (6.74%) Administrator
2 6 (6.74%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (6.74%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (5.62%) Build Engineer
3 5 (5.62%) Analyst
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (4.49%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (3.37%) SCCM Consultant
5 3 (3.37%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (3.37%) Coordinator
5 3 (3.37%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (3.37%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (2.25%) Technical Leader
6 2 (2.25%) Citrix Support
6 2 (2.25%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.12%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Clustering
1 6 (6.74%) Device Driver
1 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.62%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.37%) Open Source
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) Replication
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (78.65%) Windows
2 42 (47.19%) Windows 7
3 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (15.73%) Windows XP
5 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.74%) Linux
7 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.62%) UNIX
8 4 (4.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) Migration
2 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
3 4 (4.49%) ITIL
3 4 (4.49%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (4.49%) Coaching
4 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
4 3 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (3.37%) Software Distribution
4 3 (3.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (2.25%) Validation
5 2 (2.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.25%) CRM
5 2 (2.25%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.12%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.12%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.12%) Data Mapping
6 1 (1.12%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.12%) Project Management
6 1 (1.12%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) VBScript
3 6 (6.74%) VB
4 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (12.36%) MCSE
4 9 (10.11%) DV Cleared
5 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.37%) RHCSA
6 3 (3.37%) RHCE
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.37%) CCNA
6 3 (3.37%) RHCA
7 1 (1.12%) Degree
System Software
1 46 (51.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.24%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.74%) Firmware
5 5 (5.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.25%) vSphere
7 1 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (10.11%) SCOM
3 7 (7.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.37%) WSUS
5 2 (2.25%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.25%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.25%) MOM
5 2 (2.25%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.25%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (1.12%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (50.56%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.72%) Citrix
3 21 (23.60%) HP
4 17 (19.10%) VMware
5 15 (16.85%) Symantec
6 7 (7.87%) Apple
7 5 (5.62%) NetApp
7 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.62%) McAfee
7 5 (5.62%) Cisco
7 5 (5.62%) Altiris
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle
9 3 (3.37%) Dell KACE
9 3 (3.37%) Borland
9 3 (3.37%) Dell
9 3 (3.37%) EMC
9 3 (3.37%) Computacenter
10 2 (2.25%) Mitel
10 2 (2.25%) Intel
10 2 (2.25%) CommVault