The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 67 49 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.07% 0.82% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.75% 10.26% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £383 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £10.88 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £20.38 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.42% +3.16%
SCCM
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
61 39 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.26% 7.96% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 12
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £201 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.55 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.33% +19.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Watford -3 2 £400 +77.77%
Hitchin - - - -
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) SCOM
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
5 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 4 (17.39%) MS Office
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
6 3 (13.04%) DHCP
6 3 (13.04%) McAfee
6 3 (13.04%) DNS
6 3 (13.04%) Android
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (8.70%) Puppet
7 2 (8.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
7 2 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (8.70%) SCSM
7 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
7 2 (8.70%) PKI
7 2 (8.70%) Application Packaging
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DHCP
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) SSH
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) FTP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) SCCM Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Packager
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) XMPP
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) HP StorageWorks
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Android
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Validation
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCDST
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCOM
2 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
2 2 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (8.70%) SCSM
2 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.35%) OVSD
3 1 (4.35%) ZENworks
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) McAfee
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Dell
3 2 (8.70%) Lotus
3 2 (8.70%) Symantec
3 2 (8.70%) Tripwire
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) Akamai
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow