The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 175 137 178
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +41
Contract jobs citing SCCM 255 334 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.53% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.97% 21.05% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 215 131
Average daily rate
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£358 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 17
Average hourly rate £16.61 £14.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.61% -22.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £10.50 £14.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.48 £23.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.53 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-19.62% -25.34%
SCCM
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1703 1587 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.11% 7.27% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1185 1073 759
Average daily rate £450 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.41% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 23 44
Average hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% -28.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in London

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in London

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in London

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in London

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the London region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
City of London -11 54 £375 -1.96% 23
Twickenham - 5 - -
Canary Wharf +6 2 £375 -9.09%
Croydon - 2 £325 -
Enfield - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -10 1 - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 448 (79.15%) Windows
2 282 (49.82%) Active Directory
3 225 (39.75%) Microsoft
4 210 (37.10%) Citrix
4 210 (37.10%) Windows 7
5 185 (32.69%) VMware
6 155 (27.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 123 (21.73%) Finance
8 121 (21.38%) SCOM
9 112 (19.79%) XenApp
10 109 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 109 (19.26%) PowerShell
11 102 (18.02%) MS Office
12 97 (17.14%) MS Exchange
13 96 (16.96%) ITIL
14 88 (15.55%) Migration
15 87 (15.37%) MS Excel
15 87 (15.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 84 (14.84%) DNS
17 77 (13.60%) Windows Server 2012
18 75 (13.25%) HP
19 73 (12.90%) XenDesktop
20 72 (12.72%) SharePoint
20 72 (12.72%) SQL
21 70 (12.37%) SQL Server
22 68 (12.01%) Microsoft App-V
23 66 (11.66%) Windows XP
24 62 (10.95%) SAN
25 60 (10.60%) vSphere
26 59 (10.42%) DHCP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 97 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 72 (12.72%) SharePoint
3 43 (7.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (7.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 38 (6.71%) Lync
6 36 (6.36%) IIS
7 22 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (2.65%) WorkSite
10 13 (2.30%) OpenStack
11 9 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 102 (18.02%) MS Office
2 87 (15.37%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.88%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) InDesign
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.53%) Agresso
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) 3000 Xtra
3 1 (0.18%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.12%) Office 365
2 14 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.88%) IaaS
4 4 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.53%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.18%) SaaS
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 84 (14.84%) DNS
2 62 (10.95%) SAN
3 59 (10.42%) DHCP
4 53 (9.36%) Firewall
5 50 (8.83%) TCP/IP
6 46 (8.13%) NetScaler
7 45 (7.95%) VPN
8 24 (4.24%) WAN
9 20 (3.53%) LAN
9 20 (3.53%) NAS
10 19 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (2.83%) VoIP
12 12 (2.12%) Internet
13 10 (1.77%) Wireless
14 9 (1.59%) VLAN
14 9 (1.59%) Network Security
15 8 (1.41%) FTP
15 8 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (1.41%) Reverse Proxy
16 7 (1.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.35%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.35%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.18%) Text Mining
9 1 (0.18%) EDMS
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (5.30%) MSI
2 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.35%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.18%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.18%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 123 (21.73%) Finance
2 45 (7.95%) Banking
3 33 (5.83%) Law
4 28 (4.95%) Legal
5 20 (3.53%) Retail
6 16 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.77%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.24%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.06%) Publishing
10 5 (0.88%) Front Office
11 4 (0.71%) Back Office
11 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.53%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.35%) French Language
13 2 (0.35%) German Language
13 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.35%) Marketing
14 1 (0.18%) Local Government
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 106 (18.73%) Analyst
2 59 (10.42%) Consultant
3 52 (9.19%) Desktop Support
4 48 (8.48%) Support Engineer
4 48 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 42 (7.42%) Desktop Engineer
6 39 (6.89%) Support Analyst
6 39 (6.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 36 (6.36%) Architect
8 32 (5.65%) Administrator
9 27 (4.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 23 (4.06%) Project Manager
11 21 (3.71%) Systems Administrator
12 20 (3.53%) Service Analyst
12 20 (3.53%) SCCM Engineer
13 19 (3.36%) SCCM Consultant
13 19 (3.36%) Wintel Engineer
13 19 (3.36%) Citrix Engineer
13 19 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
14 18 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.77%) Application Packaging
2 14 (2.47%) Middleware
3 6 (1.06%) .NET
3 6 (1.06%) Web Services
4 4 (0.71%) SAP PI
5 3 (0.53%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.53%) COM
6 2 (0.35%) XML
6 2 (0.35%) XMPP
7 1 (0.18%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 43 (7.60%) Blackberry
2 29 (5.12%) Clustering
3 27 (4.77%) PKI
4 25 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.53%) Replication
6 16 (2.83%) Fat Client
6 16 (2.83%) Thin Client
7 11 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.06%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.06%) CESG
9 5 (0.88%) CMDB
10 4 (0.71%) iPad
10 4 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.71%) Market Risk
11 3 (0.53%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (0.53%) User Experience
11 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.35%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 448 (79.15%) Windows
2 210 (37.10%) Windows 7
3 155 (27.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 87 (15.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 77 (13.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 66 (11.66%) Windows XP
7 42 (7.42%) Windows 8
8 19 (3.36%) Linux
9 15 (2.65%) Windows Vista
10 9 (1.59%) Android
10 9 (1.59%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.41%) UNIX
12 6 (1.06%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.53%) HPUX
14 3 (0.53%) Solaris
14 3 (0.53%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (16.96%) ITIL
2 88 (15.55%) Migration
3 29 (5.12%) Service Delivery
4 26 (4.59%) Project Management
5 25 (4.42%) Asset Management
6 24 (4.24%) Incident Management
7 20 (3.53%) ITSM
8 18 (3.18%) Change Management
9 17 (3.00%) E-Commerce
10 15 (2.65%) Low Latency
11 12 (2.12%) Problem Management
12 10 (1.77%) Network Design
13 9 (1.59%) Load Balancing
13 9 (1.59%) Time Management
13 9 (1.59%) Configuration Management
13 9 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (1.59%) Change Control
14 8 (1.41%) Software Distribution
14 8 (1.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (1.41%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (19.26%) PowerShell
2 72 (12.72%) SQL
3 52 (9.19%) VBScript
4 23 (4.06%) C#
5 17 (3.00%) VB
6 7 (1.24%) Perl
6 7 (1.24%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.88%) VBA
8 4 (0.71%) C
9 2 (0.35%) Ruby
10 1 (0.18%) Java
10 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 50 (8.83%) Security Cleared
2 36 (6.36%) SC Cleared
3 34 (6.01%) MCSE
4 16 (2.83%) MCITP
5 14 (2.47%) MOS
5 14 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
6 13 (2.30%) MCSA
6 13 (2.30%) Degree
7 12 (2.12%) MCP
8 11 (1.94%) CCEA
9 7 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (1.06%) CCNA
10 6 (1.06%) CCA
10 6 (1.06%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.88%) CCEE
12 3 (0.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.71%) SLA
2 3 (0.53%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 282 (49.82%) Active Directory
2 112 (19.79%) XenApp
3 109 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 73 (12.90%) XenDesktop
5 68 (12.01%) Microsoft App-V
6 60 (10.60%) vSphere
7 54 (9.54%) Hyper-V
8 38 (6.71%) VMware ESX
9 26 (4.59%) XenServer
10 24 (4.24%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (2.65%) vCloud
12 14 (2.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 14 (2.47%) VMware Workstation
13 13 (2.30%) Terminal Server
14 9 (1.59%) UAG
15 7 (1.24%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.71%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 2 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
18 2 (0.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 121 (21.38%) SCOM
2 30 (5.30%) SCVMM
3 29 (5.12%) EdgeSight
4 26 (4.59%) HP SIM
5 21 (3.71%) SCOrch
6 14 (2.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (1.77%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 9 (1.59%) WSUS
9 8 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (1.41%) SCDPM
9 8 (1.41%) WMI
10 7 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (1.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (1.24%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.88%) BMC Marimba
11 5 (0.88%) Control-M
12 4 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.71%) DameWare
12 4 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.53%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 225 (39.75%) Microsoft
2 210 (37.10%) Citrix
3 185 (32.69%) VMware
4 75 (13.25%) HP
5 54 (9.54%) Cisco
6 47 (8.30%) AppSense
7 45 (7.95%) Sophos
8 39 (6.89%) NetApp
9 30 (5.30%) Altiris
10 27 (4.77%) Dell
11 25 (4.42%) Symantec
12 22 (3.89%) F5
13 20 (3.53%) Bloomberg
13 20 (3.53%) IBM
13 20 (3.53%) Apple
14 19 (3.36%) Veritas
14 19 (3.36%) McAfee
15 18 (3.18%) Remedy
15 18 (3.18%) ServiceNow
16 17 (3.00%) EMC
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