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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 179 183 163
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Contract jobs citing SCCM 282 285 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.27% 1.21% 1.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.39% 17.11% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 205 196
Average daily rate
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£314 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.30% -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £295 £308
% change year-on-year
+5.08% -4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £15.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.13 £22.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.06 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.70% +12.85%
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
1721 1666 1451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.73% 7.05% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1204 1128 1001
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 34
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £40.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -15 53 £325 -16.12% 15
Enfield - 6 £388 - 1
Hounslow - 6 £280 -
Croydon -2 4 £325 -13.33%
Twickenham -5 3 - -
Ilford - 2 - -
Westminster - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £363 -
Barnet - 1 £275 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £275 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (78.77%) Windows
2 235 (43.76%) Active Directory
3 219 (40.78%) Microsoft
4 190 (35.38%) Windows 7
5 175 (32.59%) VMware
6 162 (30.17%) Citrix
7 119 (22.16%) ITIL
8 117 (21.79%) PowerShell
8 117 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 106 (19.74%) SCOM
10 105 (19.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 103 (19.18%) Finance
12 92 (17.13%) MS Office
13 90 (16.76%) MS Exchange
14 81 (15.08%) Windows Server 2012
15 80 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
16 77 (14.34%) Migration
17 75 (13.97%) SharePoint
18 74 (13.78%) XenApp
19 72 (13.41%) DNS
20 69 (12.85%) MS Excel
21 63 (11.73%) HP
22 58 (10.80%) Microsoft App-V
23 56 (10.43%) SQL
23 56 (10.43%) VBScript
24 55 (10.24%) XenDesktop
24 55 (10.24%) Windows 8
25 54 (10.06%) Lync
26 52 (9.68%) SQL Server
27 50 (9.31%) DHCP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 90 (16.76%) MS Exchange
2 75 (13.97%) SharePoint
3 54 (10.06%) Lync
4 39 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (5.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 26 (4.84%) IIS
7 21 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (3.35%) OpenStack
9 13 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.49%) WorkSite
10 8 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.93%) CMS
13 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.19%) Apache
15 1 (0.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 92 (17.13%) MS Office
2 69 (12.85%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.74%) InDesign
4 4 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.56%) RMDS
3 2 (0.37%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.19%) Eikon
4 1 (0.19%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.19%) Agresso
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.70%) Office 365
2 13 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.30%) Google Drive
5 5 (0.93%) IaaS
6 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.19%) Yammer
7 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 72 (13.41%) DNS
2 50 (9.31%) DHCP
3 47 (8.75%) TCP/IP
4 45 (8.38%) SAN
5 34 (6.33%) NetScaler
6 33 (6.15%) Firewall
7 28 (5.21%) LAN
8 25 (4.66%) WAN
9 24 (4.47%) VPN
10 20 (3.72%) NAS
11 14 (2.61%) Internet
12 9 (1.68%) Wireless
13 8 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (1.49%) SMS
14 7 (1.30%) Network Security
14 7 (1.30%) VoIP
14 7 (1.30%) SSL
15 6 (1.12%) FTP
16 4 (0.74%) VLAN
17 2 (0.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.74%) EDRMS
6 3 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.37%) MySQL
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.19%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (6.89%) MSI
2 10 (1.86%) AdminStudio
3 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.56%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.37%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.19%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 103 (19.18%) Finance
2 29 (5.40%) Banking
3 22 (4.10%) Retail
4 21 (3.91%) Law
5 15 (2.79%) Legal
6 10 (1.86%) Publishing
6 10 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.56%) Online Betting
8 3 (0.56%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.56%) French Language
8 3 (0.56%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Marketing
9 2 (0.37%) German Language
9 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (19.55%) Analyst
2 60 (11.17%) Desktop Support
3 54 (10.06%) Support Engineer
4 53 (9.87%) Consultant
5 46 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 46 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
6 35 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 34 (6.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 28 (5.21%) Administrator
9 26 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (4.28%) Architect
11 21 (3.91%) SCCM Consultant
11 21 (3.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 21 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support
12 20 (3.72%) Systems Engineer
12 20 (3.72%) Deployment Engineer
13 19 (3.54%) Applications Packager
14 18 (3.35%) Desktop Analyst
15 17 (3.17%) Wintel Analyst
16 16 (2.98%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.26%) Application Packaging
2 21 (3.91%) Middleware
3 13 (2.42%) .NET
4 5 (0.93%) Web Services
4 5 (0.93%) XML
5 4 (0.74%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.56%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.37%) XSLT
7 2 (0.37%) J2EE
7 2 (0.37%) COM
7 2 (0.37%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.37%) OLE
7 2 (0.37%) OLE DB
7 2 (0.37%) Drools
7 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.19%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.15%) Blackberry
2 23 (4.28%) Replication
3 22 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.54%) PKI
5 14 (2.61%) Clustering
6 12 (2.23%) Thin Client
6 12 (2.23%) Fat Client
7 9 (1.68%) iPad
8 8 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.12%) iPhone
9 6 (1.12%) BYOD
10 5 (0.93%) Private Cloud
10 5 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.93%) CMDB
11 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.74%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.74%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.56%) User Experience
12 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.56%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 423 (78.77%) Windows
2 190 (35.38%) Windows 7
3 117 (21.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (15.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 80 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (10.24%) Windows 8
7 43 (8.01%) Windows XP
8 19 (3.54%) Linux
9 14 (2.61%) Android
10 12 (2.23%) Windows Vista
11 9 (1.68%) Mac OS
12 8 (1.49%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.12%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.93%) Solaris
16 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.56%) UNIX
16 3 (0.56%) HPUX
17 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (22.16%) ITIL
2 77 (14.34%) Migration
3 38 (7.08%) Project Management
4 30 (5.59%) ITSM
5 28 (5.21%) Incident Management
6 24 (4.47%) Asset Management
7 20 (3.72%) Low Latency
8 17 (3.17%) Change Management
9 14 (2.61%) Service Delivery
9 14 (2.61%) E-Commerce
10 13 (2.42%) Configuration Management
11 12 (2.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (2.23%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (1.86%) PRINCE2
12 10 (1.86%) Problem Management
12 10 (1.86%) Mobile Device Management
13 8 (1.49%) Service Management
13 8 (1.49%) Change Control
13 8 (1.49%) Investment Management
14 7 (1.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 117 (21.79%) PowerShell
2 56 (10.43%) SQL
2 56 (10.43%) VBScript
3 24 (4.47%) C#
4 18 (3.35%) VB
5 5 (0.93%) VB.NET
5 5 (0.93%) Perl
6 4 (0.74%) C
7 3 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.56%) Java
8 2 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (8.94%) Security Cleared
2 42 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (6.15%) MCSE
3 33 (6.15%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.42%) MCITP
4 13 (2.42%) Degree
4 13 (2.42%) MCSA
5 10 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (1.86%) MCP
5 10 (1.86%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (1.30%) MOS
8 5 (0.93%) CCEA
8 5 (0.93%) CCA
9 4 (0.74%) MCTS
9 4 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.56%) CCEE
10 3 (0.56%) ACTC
10 3 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.66%) SLA
2 4 (0.74%) QA
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 235 (43.76%) Active Directory
2 105 (19.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (13.78%) XenApp
4 58 (10.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 55 (10.24%) XenDesktop
6 48 (8.94%) Hyper-V
7 32 (5.96%) VMware ESX
8 31 (5.77%) vSphere
9 30 (5.59%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (3.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 12 (2.23%) VMware Workstation
12 10 (1.86%) vCloud
13 9 (1.68%) XenServer
14 7 (1.30%) UAG
14 7 (1.30%) Terminal Server
15 5 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
16 3 (0.56%) BitLocker
16 3 (0.56%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.56%) Xen
17 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 106 (19.74%) SCOM
2 28 (5.21%) SCVMM
3 21 (3.91%) HP SIM
4 20 (3.72%) EdgeSight
5 17 (3.17%) SCOrch
6 12 (2.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (1.49%) WSUS
8 8 (1.49%) AirWatch
9 6 (1.12%) BMC Marimba
9 6 (1.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 5 (0.93%) WMI
11 4 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.56%) Casper Suite
12 3 (0.56%) Puppet
12 3 (0.56%) BladeLogic
12 3 (0.56%) Nagios
12 3 (0.56%) DameWare
13 2 (0.37%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 219 (40.78%) Microsoft
2 175 (32.59%) VMware
3 162 (30.17%) Citrix
4 63 (11.73%) HP
5 41 (7.64%) NetApp
6 34 (6.33%) Cisco
7 33 (6.15%) AppSense
8 31 (5.77%) Dell
9 27 (5.03%) IBM
10 25 (4.66%) ServiceNow
11 23 (4.28%) Apple
11 23 (4.28%) Sophos
12 22 (4.10%) Veritas
12 22 (4.10%) Veeam
13 19 (3.54%) CA
14 18 (3.35%) Remedy
15 17 (3.17%) Nimsoft
16 14 (2.61%) McAfee
17 13 (2.42%) Altiris
17 13 (2.42%) Reuters
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