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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 195 165 187
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Contract jobs citing SCCM 253 310 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.11% 1.35% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.28% 17.33% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 228 170
Average daily rate
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£310 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £194 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 9
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £15.83 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.90 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -15.87%
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
1772 1789 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.74% 7.81% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1161 1002
Average daily rate £450 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £272 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.67 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.60 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -32 59 £406 +25.00% 15
Enfield - 4 - -
Hounslow - 3 £313 -
Westminster - 3 £195 -
Croydon -14 2 £325 +160.00% 2
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £250 -
Docklands, London -5 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 419 (78.32%) Windows
2 251 (46.92%) Active Directory
3 237 (44.30%) Microsoft
4 186 (34.77%) Windows 7
5 181 (33.83%) Citrix
6 173 (32.34%) VMware
7 136 (25.42%) ITIL
8 121 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 119 (22.24%) PowerShell
10 108 (20.19%) Finance
11 105 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 98 (18.32%) MS Office
13 94 (17.57%) MS Excel
13 94 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 91 (17.01%) MS Exchange
15 87 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
15 87 (16.26%) SCOM
16 85 (15.89%) XenApp
17 83 (15.51%) Migration
18 67 (12.52%) Lync
19 66 (12.34%) DNS
20 63 (11.78%) SharePoint
21 61 (11.40%) Microsoft App-V
22 52 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
23 51 (9.53%) Windows 8
24 50 (9.35%) SQL
25 49 (9.16%) HP
26 48 (8.97%) VBScript
26 48 (8.97%) DHCP
26 48 (8.97%) Office 365

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (17.01%) MS Exchange
2 67 (12.52%) Lync
3 63 (11.78%) SharePoint
4 52 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (4.67%) IIS
6 24 (4.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 20 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.68%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.50%) WorkSite
10 7 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.93%) CMS
11 5 (0.93%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.19%) SAS
14 1 (0.19%) Apache
14 1 (0.19%) JBoss
14 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 98 (18.32%) MS Office
2 94 (17.57%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.75%) InDesign
5 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.56%) RMDS
3 2 (0.37%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.19%) Agresso
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 48 (8.97%) Office 365
2 14 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.75%) IaaS
4 4 (0.75%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.37%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 66 (12.34%) DNS
2 48 (8.97%) DHCP
3 43 (8.04%) TCP/IP
4 36 (6.73%) VPN
5 35 (6.54%) LAN
5 35 (6.54%) WAN
5 35 (6.54%) SAN
6 25 (4.67%) Firewall
7 16 (2.99%) NetScaler
8 14 (2.62%) NAS
9 12 (2.24%) Internet
10 8 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.12%) Network Security
11 6 (1.12%) MPLS
11 6 (1.12%) SSL
11 6 (1.12%) Wireless
11 6 (1.12%) SMS
12 5 (0.93%) VoIP
12 5 (0.93%) WLAN
12 5 (0.93%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.93%) EDRMS
6 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.56%) MySQL
7 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.37%) Big Data
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.19%) EDMS
8 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (6.92%) MSI
2 11 (2.06%) AdminStudio
3 5 (0.93%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.37%) 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%) Ant
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.19%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.19%) Subversion
5 1 (0.19%) Maven
General
1 108 (20.19%) Finance
2 35 (6.54%) Banking
3 16 (2.99%) Law
4 15 (2.80%) Retail
5 14 (2.62%) Legal
6 11 (2.06%) Publishing
7 9 (1.68%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.75%) Advertising
9 4 (0.75%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.56%) Japanese Language
10 3 (0.56%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.19%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 104 (19.44%) Analyst
2 58 (10.84%) Desktop Support
3 46 (8.60%) Desktop Engineer
4 43 (8.04%) Consultant
5 40 (7.48%) Support Engineer
6 37 (6.92%) Support Analyst
6 37 (6.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 34 (6.36%) Architect
8 28 (5.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 26 (4.86%) Administrator
10 24 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
10 24 (4.49%) Deployment Engineer
11 23 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
12 22 (4.11%) Desktop Analyst
13 20 (3.74%) Migration Engineer
13 20 (3.74%) Applications Packager
14 18 (3.36%) Wintel Engineer
15 16 (2.99%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 15 (2.80%) Service Analyst
16 15 (2.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.98%) Application Packaging
2 15 (2.80%) Middleware
3 11 (2.06%) .NET
4 5 (0.93%) Web Services
4 5 (0.93%) XML
5 3 (0.56%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.37%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.37%) Silverlight
6 2 (0.37%) Drools
6 2 (0.37%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.37%) XSLT
6 2 (0.37%) J2EE
6 2 (0.37%) OLE
6 2 (0.37%) OLE DB
7 1 (0.19%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.19%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.04%) Blackberry
2 30 (5.61%) Data Centre
3 29 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.99%) iPad
5 14 (2.62%) Clustering
6 13 (2.43%) iPhone
7 12 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.06%) Replication
9 10 (1.87%) Thin Client
9 10 (1.87%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.68%) CMDB
10 9 (1.68%) PKI
11 8 (1.50%) BYOD
12 5 (0.93%) User Experience
12 5 (0.93%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.93%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.75%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.75%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.56%) PDA
14 3 (0.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 419 (78.32%) Windows
2 186 (34.77%) Windows 7
3 121 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 87 (16.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 51 (9.53%) Windows 8
7 35 (6.54%) Windows XP
8 29 (5.42%) Android
9 19 (3.55%) Linux
10 16 (2.99%) Mac OS X
11 9 (1.68%) Apple iOS
12 8 (1.50%) Windows Phone
13 6 (1.12%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.93%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.75%) UNIX
15 4 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.56%) Solaris
16 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (25.42%) ITIL
2 83 (15.51%) Migration
3 28 (5.23%) Asset Management
3 28 (5.23%) Project Management
4 24 (4.49%) ITSM
5 23 (4.30%) Change Management
6 19 (3.55%) Service Management
7 18 (3.36%) Incident Management
7 18 (3.36%) Configuration Management
8 17 (3.18%) Service Delivery
8 17 (3.18%) Software Deployment
9 15 (2.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (2.62%) PRINCE2
11 13 (2.43%) Investment Management
12 12 (2.24%) Software Distribution
12 12 (2.24%) Mobile Device Management
13 11 (2.06%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (1.87%) Problem Management
14 10 (1.87%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (1.87%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 119 (22.24%) PowerShell
2 50 (9.35%) SQL
3 48 (8.97%) VBScript
4 24 (4.49%) VB
5 15 (2.80%) C#
6 7 (1.31%) Java
7 4 (0.75%) VB.NET
7 4 (0.75%) C
8 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.56%) Perl
9 2 (0.37%) Python
10 1 (0.19%) C++
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.42%) MCSE
4 21 (3.93%) SC Cleared
5 18 (3.36%) MCP
6 15 (2.80%) MCSA
7 13 (2.43%) MCITP
8 10 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.68%) MOS
9 9 (1.68%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.50%) CCA
11 7 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (1.12%) CCNA
12 6 (1.12%) Degree
13 4 (0.75%) ACTC
14 3 (0.56%) MCTS
14 3 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (0.37%) PMP
15 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.86%) SLA
2 8 (1.50%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 251 (46.92%) Active Directory
2 94 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (15.89%) XenApp
4 61 (11.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 45 (8.41%) Hyper-V
6 41 (7.66%) XenDesktop
7 33 (6.17%) vSphere
8 30 (5.61%) VMware ESX
9 21 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.68%) UAG
10 9 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (1.31%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.93%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.75%) Xen
13 4 (0.75%) vCloud
14 3 (0.56%) BitLocker
14 3 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.56%) XenServer
15 2 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 87 (16.26%) SCOM
2 16 (2.99%) SCVMM
3 13 (2.43%) SCOrch
4 12 (2.24%) AirWatch
4 12 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (1.87%) EdgeSight
6 9 (1.68%) HP SIM
6 9 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.31%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (1.12%) WMI
8 6 (1.12%) BladeLogic
8 6 (1.12%) WSUS
9 4 (0.75%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 4 (0.75%) Casper Suite
10 3 (0.56%) Puppet
10 3 (0.56%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.56%) Nagios
10 3 (0.56%) DameWare
Vendors
1 237 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 181 (33.83%) Citrix
3 173 (32.34%) VMware
4 49 (9.16%) HP
5 40 (7.48%) Cisco
6 29 (5.42%) Dell
6 29 (5.42%) AppSense
7 26 (4.86%) Apple
8 23 (4.30%) NetApp
8 23 (4.30%) IBM
9 21 (3.93%) Remedy
10 18 (3.36%) Adobe
10 18 (3.36%) ServiceNow
11 17 (3.18%) Oracle
12 16 (2.99%) McAfee
13 12 (2.24%) Sophos
13 12 (2.24%) BMC
13 12 (2.24%) Wyse
13 12 (2.24%) Veeam
14 11 (2.06%) Mitel
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