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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 68 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing SCCM 10 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 0.96% 1.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.33% 8.91% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£210 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £350 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £350 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% -5.81%
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
75 101 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.43% 10.76% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 66 37
Average daily rate £380 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £107 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +6.57%

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
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 27 August 2014, 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
5 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
5 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
6 8 (28.57%) SCOM
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (21.43%) InstallShield
8 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (17.86%) HP
9 5 (17.86%) Migration
9 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
10 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
10 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) SCOrch
10 4 (14.29%) MSI
10 4 (14.29%) VMware
10 4 (14.29%) AdminStudio
10 4 (14.29%) Citrix
10 4 (14.29%) ITIL
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle
11 3 (10.71%) DHCP
11 3 (10.71%) SAN
11 3 (10.71%) NetApp
11 3 (10.71%) DNS
11 3 (10.71%) Cisco
11 3 (10.71%) IBM

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 2 (7.14%) MPLS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) InstallShield
2 4 (14.29%) AdminStudio
2 4 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) PC Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Wintel Support
5 1 (3.57%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Packager
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) XMPP
1 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Statistics
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Validation
4 2 (7.14%) Master Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
2 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.71%) vSphere
5 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (7.14%) Xen
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) SCOM
2 4 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) NetApp
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
6 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) McAfee
6 1 (3.57%) Dell