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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 84 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 11 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.83% 1.80% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.15% 23.60% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £360 £173
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +108.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £312 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £452 £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-15.87% +19.40%
SCCM
West Yorkshire

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
135 89 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.24% 7.63% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 45 56
Average daily rate £363 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (21.43%) SCOM
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) IIS
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
6 2 (14.29%) UAG
6 2 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Software Licensing
6 2 (14.29%) HP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MSI
2 1 (7.14%) InstallShield
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
4 2 (14.29%) UAG
5 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
1 3 (21.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) Opsview
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos
4 1 (7.14%) Altiris
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) IBM