The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Hampshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 61 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 54 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.58% 1.33% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.31% 14.65% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 3
Average daily rate £310 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £265 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £392 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +6.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £26.50 £22.44 £16.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.10% +37.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
242 157 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.57% 9.11% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 90 69
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £419 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 6
Average hourly rate £31.50 £23.88 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.93% +40.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.18 £14.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £36.50 £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
SCCM
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +26 16 £185 - 1
Portsmouth - 6 £238 -
Andover 0 5 - - 1
Southampton -9 4 £135 -56.09% 4
Farnborough - - - - 3
Fareham - - - -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 66 (77.65%) Windows
2 54 (63.53%) Microsoft
3 44 (51.76%) Active Directory
4 40 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 36 (42.35%) Windows 7
6 33 (38.82%) SCOM
6 33 (38.82%) VMware
7 31 (36.47%) ITIL
8 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (34.12%) SC Cleared
9 29 (34.12%) HP
10 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (29.41%) Citrix
12 23 (27.06%) MS Exchange
12 23 (27.06%) Hyper-V
13 22 (25.88%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
14 21 (24.71%) Windows XP
15 20 (23.53%) XenApp
16 19 (22.35%) PowerShell
17 18 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (17.65%) MS Office
19 14 (16.47%) SQL
19 14 (16.47%) Blackberry
20 13 (15.29%) Internet
20 13 (15.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
21 12 (14.12%) Lotus
21 12 (14.12%) DHCP
21 12 (14.12%) IBM Notes
21 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2005

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 23 (27.06%) MS Exchange
2 22 (25.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (14.12%) IBM Notes
4 10 (11.76%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) MS Office
2 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) Internet
2 12 (14.12%) DHCP
3 10 (11.76%) DNS
4 8 (9.41%) Firewall
5 5 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.35%) SAN
6 2 (2.35%) LAN
6 2 (2.35%) SMS
7 1 (1.18%) WAN
7 1 (1.18%) VPN
7 1 (1.18%) SSL
7 1 (1.18%) LDAP
7 1 (1.18%) 3G
7 1 (1.18%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MSI
1 4 (4.71%) InstallShield
2 3 (3.53%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (11.76%) Administrator
2 8 (9.41%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (9.41%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (9.41%) Desktop Support
2 8 (9.41%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.06%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.88%) Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Applications Packager
6 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (3.53%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Build Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server Specialist
7 3 (3.53%) Consultant
7 3 (3.53%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (3.53%) Server Specialist
7 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) JSP
2 2 (2.35%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.18%) SAML
3 1 (1.18%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Blackberry
2 11 (12.94%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.35%) Firmware
5 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.18%) Open Source
5 1 (1.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 66 (77.65%) Windows
2 36 (42.35%) Windows 7
3 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (24.71%) Windows XP
6 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.35%) HPUX
7 2 (2.35%) Solaris
7 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Linux
8 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 9 (10.59%) Migration
4 6 (7.06%) Software Distribution
4 6 (7.06%) ITIL V3
5 5 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (4.71%) Business Continuity
6 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.71%) Change Management
6 4 (4.71%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.35%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (2.35%) Fault Management
8 2 (2.35%) Network Management
9 1 (1.18%) Information Assurance
9 1 (1.18%) Security Architecture
9 1 (1.18%) CRM
9 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.18%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.35%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.47%) SQL
3 2 (2.35%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) Perl
4 1 (1.18%) PHP
4 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.18%) VBScript
4 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 29 (34.12%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.94%) DV Cleared
4 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
5 1 (1.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (51.76%) Active Directory
2 23 (27.06%) Hyper-V
3 20 (23.53%) XenApp
4 18 (21.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (12.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
6 6 (7.06%) vCloud
7 2 (2.35%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.35%) vSphere
7 2 (2.35%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.18%) Shibboleth
8 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (38.82%) SCOM
2 13 (15.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (12.94%) WSUS
4 10 (11.76%) SCVMM
4 10 (11.76%) SCDPM
5 8 (9.41%) SAP Afaria
5 8 (9.41%) HP SIM
6 6 (7.06%) NetBackup
6 6 (7.06%) MOM
6 6 (7.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (5.88%) AppDNA
7 5 (5.88%) Backup Exec
8 4 (4.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 54 (63.53%) Microsoft
2 33 (38.82%) VMware
3 29 (34.12%) HP
4 25 (29.41%) Citrix
5 12 (14.12%) Lotus
6 10 (11.76%) Symantec
7 9 (10.59%) CA
8 8 (9.41%) McAfee
9 4 (4.71%) Remedy
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle
9 4 (4.71%) Becrypt
10 3 (3.53%) Altiris
10 3 (3.53%) AppSense
11 2 (2.35%) Sophos
11 2 (2.35%) Adobe
11 2 (2.35%) Dell
11 2 (2.35%) Qualys
11 2 (2.35%) LogLogic
12 1 (1.18%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
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