The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 27 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.39% 1.27% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.00% 36.36% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£163 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.20% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £20.25 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.61% +76.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +3.84%
SCCM
East Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
25 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.59% 3.49% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Average daily rate £500 £225 £146
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £205 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £245 £195
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £17.63 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.26% +53.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.20 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +20.51%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +13 6 £175 - 2
SCCM
East Midlands

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Migration
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (19.05%) Lync
7 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) MS Office
8 3 (14.29%) VBScript
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) VoIP
8 3 (14.29%) Citrix
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Remedy
8 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Office 365
8 3 (14.29%) Software Distribution
8 3 (14.29%) XenApp
8 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
9 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.52%) VMware
9 2 (9.52%) HP
10 1 (4.76%) Sophos

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (19.05%) Lync
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Deployment Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) Server Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
2 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix
2 3 (14.29%) Remedy
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos