The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Leicester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 29 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.35% - 0.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 63.64% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £198 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £303 £288
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Systems Management Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.26% 0.85% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £238 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
SCCM
Leicestershire

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 18 April 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%) SCOM
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Kaspersky
4 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Lync
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) ITSM
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) Symantec

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Supervisor
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) SCADA
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Altiris
4 1 (12.50%) VMware