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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 31 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.45% - 0.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 70.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £198 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £306 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Systems Management Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 4.93% 0.84% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £229 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.17% +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 24 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 24 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%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Supervisor
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
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) SCADA
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 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Altiris