The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 20 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing SCCM 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.41% 3.10% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.29% 50.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -36.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £20.53 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-18.55% -25.34%
SCCM
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Systems Management Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
17 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.66% 6.20% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Average daily rate £279 £256 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.78% -13.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £178 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £300 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.44%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) DFS Replication
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
3 2 (22.22%) SMS
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) DMZ
3 2 (22.22%) Netcool
3 2 (22.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SMS
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) DMZ
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Trainer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) E-Learning
2 1 (11.11%) PDA
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) DFS Replication
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
2 2 (22.22%) Netcool
2 2 (22.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Acronis
3 1 (11.11%) EMC