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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 81 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 21 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.31% 0.47% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.07% 7.81% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £185 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.97% -47.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -26.82%
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
123 64 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.69% 6.02% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 41 72
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £179 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
4 10 (33.33%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (26.67%) Migration
6 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (23.33%) DMZ
7 7 (23.33%) ITIL
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.00%) DNS
8 6 (20.00%) SCOM
8 6 (20.00%) DevOps
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
9 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (16.67%) .NET
9 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (16.67%) Change Management
10 4 (13.33%) MCSE
10 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
10 4 (13.33%) NetApp
10 4 (13.33%) DHCP
10 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (13.33%) MCITP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DMZ
2 6 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (13.33%) DHCP
4 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) SNMP
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.67%) MSI
3 1 (3.33%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) DBA
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Packager
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Licensing Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.33%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) ODBC
3 1 (3.33%) OLE
3 1 (3.33%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Change Control
6 2 (6.67%) Server Building
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Server Hardening
7 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.33%) Server Patching
7 1 (3.33%) Coaching
7 1 (3.33%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (3.33%) Software Licensing
7 1 (3.33%) Application Discovery
7 1 (3.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
2 4 (13.33%) MCITP
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) NCDA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.67%) vSphere
5 2 (6.67%) UAG
6 1 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.33%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCOM
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (6.67%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.33%) Opsview
4 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.33%) Nagios
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) McAfee
4 2 (6.67%) Computacenter
4 2 (6.67%) Brocade
4 2 (6.67%) LANDesk
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Veeam
5 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos
5 1 (3.33%) Altiris
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec