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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 155 207 187
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -20
Contract jobs citing SCCM 341 252 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.40% 1.01% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.59% 15.25% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 174 158
Average daily rate
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£325 £348 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.55 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £83.75 £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £20.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.01%
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
1939 1652 1705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.97% 6.60% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1252 1110 1039
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 44
Average hourly rate £18.46 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.95% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £15.77 £13.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £69.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +11.11%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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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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 +53 98 £319 +1.19% 13
Docklands, London +15 6 £540 +11.34%
Croydon +2 4 £359 +8.30%
Hammersmith -1 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Finchley - - - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 516 (79.38%) Windows
2 334 (51.38%) Active Directory
3 275 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 259 (39.85%) Windows 7
5 239 (36.77%) Citrix
6 203 (31.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 158 (24.31%) VMware
8 137 (21.08%) PowerShell
8 137 (21.08%) XenApp
9 130 (20.00%) SCOM
10 122 (18.77%) Finance
11 110 (16.92%) Migration
12 102 (15.69%) DNS
13 101 (15.54%) ITIL
13 101 (15.54%) Microsoft App-V
14 100 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 99 (15.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 97 (14.92%) MS Exchange
17 92 (14.15%) SQL
17 92 (14.15%) Windows Server 2003
18 84 (12.92%) MS Excel
18 84 (12.92%) Banking
19 83 (12.77%) Windows XP
20 81 (12.46%) MS Office
21 78 (12.00%) DHCP
22 69 (10.62%) HP
23 68 (10.46%) SharePoint
24 64 (9.85%) Cisco
25 62 (9.54%) SAN
26 61 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (14.92%) MS Exchange
2 68 (10.46%) SharePoint
3 47 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (6.92%) Lync
5 24 (3.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 23 (3.54%) IIS
7 21 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.77%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.46%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.15%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 84 (12.92%) MS Excel
2 81 (12.46%) MS Office
3 10 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.46%) InDesign
5 2 (0.31%) MS Project
5 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.31%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.15%) 3000 Xtra
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.31%) Office 365
2 10 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.31%) PaaS
3 2 (0.31%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.31%) IaaS
4 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (15.69%) DNS
2 78 (12.00%) DHCP
3 62 (9.54%) SAN
4 46 (7.08%) Firewall
5 28 (4.31%) TCP/IP
6 27 (4.15%) NetScaler
7 25 (3.85%) WAN
8 20 (3.08%) LAN
9 18 (2.77%) Wireless
9 18 (2.77%) Internet
9 18 (2.77%) VPN
10 17 (2.62%) VoIP
11 9 (1.38%) SMS
12 8 (1.23%) Unified Communications
13 7 (1.08%) NAS
14 6 (0.92%) Broadband
15 5 (0.77%) iSCSI
15 5 (0.77%) Network Security
15 5 (0.77%) FTP
15 5 (0.77%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.31%) MySQL
7 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.15%) EDMS
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 53 (8.15%) MSI
2 17 (2.62%) InstallShield
3 11 (1.69%) Subversion
4 6 (0.92%) AdminStudio
5 3 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.46%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.15%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 122 (18.77%) Finance
2 84 (12.92%) Banking
3 23 (3.54%) Investment Banking
4 21 (3.23%) Law
5 17 (2.62%) Retail
5 17 (2.62%) Legal
6 8 (1.23%) Front Office
6 8 (1.23%) Back Office
7 7 (1.08%) Advertising
8 6 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.92%) French Language
9 3 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.46%) Games
10 1 (0.15%) Local Government
10 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.15%) International Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (10.77%) Analyst
2 59 (9.08%) SCCM Engineer
3 58 (8.92%) Consultant
4 54 (8.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 51 (7.85%) Desktop Support
6 50 (7.69%) Architect
7 44 (6.77%) Support Engineer
7 44 (6.77%) Desktop Engineer
8 37 (5.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 34 (5.23%) Support Analyst
10 33 (5.08%) Wintel Engineer
11 28 (4.31%) Citrix Engineer
12 26 (4.00%) Administrator
13 25 (3.85%) Project Manager
13 25 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
14 23 (3.54%) Applications Packager
14 23 (3.54%) Server Engineer
15 20 (3.08%) SCCM Consultant
16 18 (2.77%) Migration Engineer
17 17 (2.62%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.00%) Application Packaging
2 12 (1.85%) .NET
3 6 (0.92%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.46%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.46%) Web Services
5 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.31%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.31%) XML
5 2 (0.31%) DCOM
6 1 (0.15%) WCF
6 1 (0.15%) WPF
6 1 (0.15%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.15%) WAP
6 1 (0.15%) HTML
6 1 (0.15%) CSS
6 1 (0.15%) Middleware
6 1 (0.15%) LAMP
6 1 (0.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.00%) Blackberry
2 37 (5.69%) Clustering
3 17 (2.62%) Fat Client
3 17 (2.62%) Thin Client
4 13 (2.00%) NHS
5 11 (1.69%) CMDB
6 10 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.54%) PKI
7 7 (1.08%) iPhone
7 7 (1.08%) Replication
7 7 (1.08%) iPad
8 6 (0.92%) EPoS
8 6 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.77%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.62%) CESG
11 3 (0.46%) Online Games
11 3 (0.46%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.31%) Smartcard
12 2 (0.31%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 516 (79.38%) Windows
2 259 (39.85%) Windows 7
3 203 (31.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (15.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 92 (14.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 83 (12.77%) Windows XP
7 57 (8.77%) Windows 8
8 24 (3.69%) Linux
9 15 (2.31%) Mac OS X
10 9 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.23%) UNIX
12 5 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.62%) Solaris
13 4 (0.62%) CentOS
13 4 (0.62%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.46%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.31%) AIX
15 2 (0.31%) NetWare
15 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (16.92%) Migration
2 101 (15.54%) ITIL
3 26 (4.00%) Project Management
4 24 (3.69%) Change Management
5 21 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 19 (2.92%) Workflow
7 15 (2.31%) Problem Management
7 15 (2.31%) ITSM
7 15 (2.31%) Service Delivery
8 14 (2.15%) Software Testing
9 13 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (2.00%) Incident Management
10 12 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (1.69%) Service Management
11 11 (1.69%) Software Distribution
12 10 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (1.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (1.23%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (1.23%) Configuration Management
14 8 (1.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (21.08%) PowerShell
2 92 (14.15%) SQL
3 33 (5.08%) VBScript
4 32 (4.92%) C#
5 19 (2.92%) VB
6 12 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.92%) C
8 5 (0.77%) Python
9 3 (0.46%) PHP
10 2 (0.31%) VBA
10 2 (0.31%) C++
10 2 (0.31%) Java
10 2 (0.31%) Perl
10 2 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (6.00%) MCSE
3 38 (5.85%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.85%) MCP
5 21 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 17 (2.62%) Citrix Certification
7 14 (2.15%) MCSA
8 13 (2.00%) Degree
9 12 (1.85%) CCA
9 12 (1.85%) MCITP
10 10 (1.54%) MCTS
11 9 (1.38%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.08%) CCNA
12 7 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.92%) CCEA
14 5 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.77%) MOS
15 3 (0.46%) ISTQB
15 3 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.08%) SLA
2 17 (2.62%) QA
3 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 334 (51.38%) Active Directory
2 137 (21.08%) XenApp
3 101 (15.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 100 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 59 (9.08%) Hyper-V
6 58 (8.92%) vSphere
7 50 (7.69%) XenDesktop
8 34 (5.23%) XenServer
9 19 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (2.77%) vCloud
11 15 (2.31%) VMware ESX
12 12 (1.85%) Terminal Services
13 6 (0.92%) UAG
13 6 (0.92%) Terminal Server
13 6 (0.92%) NFS
14 5 (0.77%) Xen
14 5 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.31%) MetaFrame
17 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 130 (20.00%) SCOM
2 29 (4.46%) WSUS
3 22 (3.38%) SCOrch
4 16 (2.46%) SCVMM
5 13 (2.00%) WMI
5 13 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 12 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 11 (1.69%) HP SIM
8 8 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (1.23%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.92%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 6 (0.92%) SCSM
9 6 (0.92%) ZENworks
9 6 (0.92%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (0.92%) Control-M
10 5 (0.77%) Puppet
11 4 (0.62%) AppDNA
11 4 (0.62%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.46%) OpenView
12 3 (0.46%) Nagios
Vendors
1 275 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 239 (36.77%) Citrix
3 158 (24.31%) VMware
4 69 (10.62%) HP
5 64 (9.85%) Cisco
6 38 (5.85%) AppSense
7 31 (4.77%) Wyse
8 29 (4.46%) F5
9 28 (4.31%) Altiris
9 28 (4.31%) Remedy
9 28 (4.31%) Sophos
10 23 (3.54%) Bloomberg
11 22 (3.38%) Dell
11 22 (3.38%) Symantec
12 19 (2.92%) BMC
13 18 (2.77%) NetApp
14 17 (2.62%) Apple
15 16 (2.46%) EMC
15 16 (2.46%) CheckPoint
16 13 (2.00%) McAfee
London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £8.00 - £10.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Feltham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago