The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 27 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.37% 1.55% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 37.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £20.38 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.42% +3.16%
SCCM
Leicestershire

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

Systems Management Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
12 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 8.22% 4.15% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate £550 £445 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
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 Leicester

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Lync
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
4 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) SCOM
6 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Wintel Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) IBM