The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 81 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 6 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 1.35% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.94% 22.41% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£268 £250 £161
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +55.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £230 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £270 £202
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.38% -23.63%
SCCM
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Systems Management Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
101 58 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.34% 6.01% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 27 23
Average daily rate £363 £320 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +19.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £240 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £449 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -15.53%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) SCOM
4 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (51.85%) VMware
5 13 (48.15%) vSphere
6 12 (44.44%) IBM
7 11 (40.74%) EMC
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (40.74%) NetBackup
7 11 (40.74%) Symantec
7 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (40.74%) NAS
8 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) IIS
9 7 (25.93%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (25.93%) Lotus
9 7 (25.93%) Internet
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (14.81%) HP
11 4 (14.81%) Migration
11 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (25.93%) IIS
3 7 (25.93%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Lync
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) NAS
2 7 (25.93%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MSI
2 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.70%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Exchange Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Packager
6 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) CMDB
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Migration
1 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.70%) High Availability
3 1 (3.70%) Change Control
3 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.70%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (3.70%) Software Licensing
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (48.15%) vSphere
4 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) SCOM
2 11 (40.74%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) IBM
4 11 (40.74%) EMC
4 11 (40.74%) Symantec
5 7 (25.93%) Lotus
6 4 (14.81%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (7.41%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
8 1 (3.70%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix