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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 204 168 204
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +36
Contract jobs citing SCCM 250 333 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.05% 1.39% 1.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.97% 16.63% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 213 174
Average daily rate
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£323 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £13.10 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.04 £21.10 £83.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -13.04%
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
1927 2003 1732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.13% 8.37% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1300 1162
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.48 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £54.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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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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 75 £373 +19.20% 14
Mayfair - 3 £320 -
Westminster +1 2 £180 -
Hammersmith -2 2 £140 -
Croydon -22 2 £325 -9.40%
Enfield -2 1 - -
Canary Wharf -9 1 - -
Docklands, London -11 1 - -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £340 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 423 (81.03%) Windows
2 275 (52.68%) Active Directory
3 250 (47.89%) Microsoft
4 186 (35.63%) Citrix
5 182 (34.87%) Windows 7
6 178 (34.10%) VMware
7 148 (28.35%) ITIL
8 136 (26.05%) PowerShell
9 130 (24.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 122 (23.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 116 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 105 (20.11%) MS Office
13 103 (19.73%) Finance
14 93 (17.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 91 (17.43%) MS Exchange
16 88 (16.86%) DNS
17 87 (16.67%) XenApp
18 86 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
19 77 (14.75%) SCOM
20 72 (13.79%) DHCP
21 68 (13.03%) SQL
22 63 (12.07%) Migration
23 62 (11.88%) HP
23 62 (11.88%) Lync
24 60 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2010
25 59 (11.30%) Microsoft App-V
26 54 (10.34%) VBScript
26 54 (10.34%) Windows 8
27 51 (9.77%) Cisco
27 51 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 91 (17.43%) MS Exchange
2 62 (11.88%) Lync
3 60 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (9.58%) SharePoint
5 33 (6.32%) IIS
6 28 (5.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 24 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (2.68%) WorkSite
9 10 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.96%) CMS
12 4 (0.77%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.77%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.19%) SAS
15 1 (0.19%) Apache
15 1 (0.19%) JBoss
15 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 116 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 105 (20.11%) MS Office
3 8 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.77%) InDesign
5 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.57%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.57%) RMDS
3 2 (0.38%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.19%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.81%) Office 365
2 16 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.77%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.77%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 88 (16.86%) DNS
2 72 (13.79%) DHCP
3 48 (9.20%) TCP/IP
4 43 (8.24%) WAN
4 43 (8.24%) SAN
5 39 (7.47%) LAN
6 35 (6.70%) VPN
7 22 (4.21%) Firewall
8 16 (3.07%) Internet
9 14 (2.68%) NAS
10 13 (2.49%) NetScaler
11 12 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (1.53%) Wireless
12 8 (1.53%) MPLS
12 8 (1.53%) VLAN
13 7 (1.34%) SSL
14 6 (1.15%) SNMP
14 6 (1.15%) ADSL
14 6 (1.15%) WLAN
15 5 (0.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.57%) EDRMS
5 3 (0.57%) MySQL
6 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.38%) Big Data
7 1 (0.19%) EDMS
7 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (5.75%) MSI
2 12 (2.30%) InstallShield
3 5 (0.96%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.38%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.19%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.19%) Subversion
5 1 (0.19%) Maven
5 1 (0.19%) Ant
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.19%) ClearQuest
General
1 103 (19.73%) Finance
2 37 (7.09%) Banking
3 21 (4.02%) Law
4 14 (2.68%) Legal
4 14 (2.68%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.72%) Publishing
6 8 (1.53%) Retail
7 7 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.77%) Advertising
10 2 (0.38%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
11 1 (0.19%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 118 (22.61%) Analyst
2 62 (11.88%) Desktop Support
3 45 (8.62%) Support Analyst
4 39 (7.47%) Desktop Engineer
5 34 (6.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support
6 33 (6.32%) Support Engineer
7 29 (5.56%) Consultant
8 28 (5.36%) Architect
9 27 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
10 22 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
11 21 (4.02%) Wintel Engineer
12 20 (3.83%) Administrator
12 20 (3.83%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 20 (3.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 19 (3.64%) Service Analyst
14 17 (3.26%) Service Desk Analyst
14 17 (3.26%) Deployment Engineer
15 15 (2.87%) Server Engineer
15 15 (2.87%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.60%) Application Packaging
2 13 (2.49%) Middleware
3 10 (1.92%) Software Packaging
4 8 (1.53%) .NET
5 7 (1.34%) XML
6 4 (0.77%) OLE
6 4 (0.77%) OLE DB
6 4 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.77%) Web Services
7 3 (0.57%) Silverlight
8 2 (0.38%) Drools
8 2 (0.38%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.38%) XSLT
8 2 (0.38%) WSH
8 2 (0.38%) J2EE
9 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.19%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.58%) Blackberry
2 44 (8.43%) Data Centre
3 32 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.64%) Clustering
5 14 (2.68%) iPad
6 13 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (2.11%) Thin Client
7 11 (2.11%) iPhone
7 11 (2.11%) Fat Client
8 9 (1.72%) Replication
8 9 (1.72%) CMDB
9 8 (1.53%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.53%) User Experience
10 7 (1.34%) PKI
11 6 (1.15%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.15%) BYOD
11 6 (1.15%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.77%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 423 (81.03%) Windows
2 182 (34.87%) Windows 7
3 130 (24.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 122 (23.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 93 (17.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 39 (7.47%) Android
8 29 (5.56%) Windows XP
9 28 (5.36%) Linux
10 22 (4.21%) Mac OS X
11 12 (2.30%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.72%) Windows Phone
13 6 (1.15%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (1.15%) UNIX
14 4 (0.77%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.57%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.38%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (28.35%) ITIL
2 63 (12.07%) Migration
3 27 (5.17%) Change Management
4 26 (4.98%) Project Management
5 24 (4.60%) Asset Management
6 23 (4.41%) Service Management
6 23 (4.41%) Service Delivery
7 21 (4.02%) ITSM
8 19 (3.64%) Software Deployment
9 18 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (2.87%) Configuration Management
10 15 (2.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (2.68%) Problem Management
11 14 (2.68%) PRINCE2
11 14 (2.68%) Software Distribution
12 13 (2.49%) Incident Management
13 12 (2.30%) Investment Management
14 11 (2.11%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (2.11%) Change Control
14 11 (2.11%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (26.05%) PowerShell
2 68 (13.03%) SQL
3 54 (10.34%) VBScript
4 29 (5.56%) VB
5 10 (1.92%) T-SQL
5 10 (1.92%) Java
6 9 (1.72%) VBA
7 7 (1.34%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.34%) C#
8 4 (0.77%) C
9 3 (0.57%) Perl
10 2 (0.38%) Python
10 2 (0.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.19%) C++
11 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (9.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 33 (6.32%) MCSE
4 22 (4.21%) MCP
5 20 (3.83%) SC Cleared
6 19 (3.64%) MCSA
7 17 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (2.68%) Citrix Certification
9 13 (2.49%) MCITP
10 11 (2.11%) CCA
10 11 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.92%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.53%) CCNA
13 7 (1.34%) MOS
13 7 (1.34%) Degree
14 6 (1.15%) CCEE
14 6 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.57%) ACTC
15 3 (0.57%) PMP
15 3 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.70%) SLA
2 7 (1.34%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 275 (52.68%) Active Directory
2 87 (16.67%) XenApp
3 86 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (11.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 47 (9.00%) Hyper-V
6 45 (8.62%) XenDesktop
7 38 (7.28%) vSphere
8 27 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (4.60%) VMware ESX
10 9 (1.72%) BitLocker
11 7 (1.34%) ISA Server
11 7 (1.34%) XenServer
12 6 (1.15%) Terminal Services
12 6 (1.15%) UAG
13 5 (0.96%) Xen
14 4 (0.77%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 4 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.57%) vCloud
16 2 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 77 (14.75%) SCOM
2 16 (3.07%) SCOrch
3 13 (2.49%) SCVMM
4 10 (1.92%) WSUS
5 9 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (1.72%) Backup Exec
5 9 (1.72%) AirWatch
6 8 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.34%) WMI
8 6 (1.15%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (0.96%) BladeLogic
9 5 (0.96%) DameWare
9 5 (0.96%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.77%) OpenView
10 4 (0.77%) SCSM
10 4 (0.77%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 4 (0.77%) SCDPM
10 4 (0.77%) EdgeSight
11 3 (0.57%) vMotion
Vendors
1 250 (47.89%) Microsoft
2 186 (35.63%) Citrix
3 178 (34.10%) VMware
4 62 (11.88%) HP
5 51 (9.77%) Cisco
6 32 (6.13%) Dell
7 28 (5.36%) Apple
7 28 (5.36%) AppSense
8 23 (4.41%) Remedy
9 19 (3.64%) NetApp
9 19 (3.64%) Oracle
10 18 (3.45%) IBM
11 17 (3.26%) Adobe
12 14 (2.68%) Wyse
13 13 (2.49%) Mitel
13 13 (2.49%) Veeam
14 12 (2.30%) SolarWinds
14 12 (2.30%) Google
15 11 (2.11%) ServiceNow
15 11 (2.11%) McAfee
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