The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Leicestershire 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 34 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 13 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.65% - 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 65.00% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £203 - £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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
20 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.62% 0.45% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 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
East Midlands

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 7 £198 - 1
SCCM
East Midlands

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
5 5 (35.71%) SCOM
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (21.43%) Kaspersky
7 3 (21.43%) Lync
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) VoIP
7 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
8 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 2 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) SAN
8 2 (14.29%) Internet
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (7.14%) vSphere

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Lync
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Supervisor
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) SCADA
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCSM
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Kaspersky
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) Altiris