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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 213 201 155
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -46
Contract jobs citing SCCM 213 250 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.01% 1.18% 1.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.23% 13.55% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 164 197
Average daily rate £331 £350 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.72 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +11.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £13.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £18.00 £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.61 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -25.66%
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
1897 1845 1602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.96% 8.69% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1340 1273 1038
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 21
Average hourly rate £26.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £14.23 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +43 51 £369 -4.83% 30
Westminster +1 5 £413 -
Canary Wharf +1 3 £375 -
New Malden - 2 £300 - 1
Croydon -11 1 £500 +53.84%
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Carshalton - 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 392 (80.82%) Windows
2 297 (61.24%) Active Directory
3 203 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 203 (41.86%) Citrix
4 192 (39.59%) VMware
5 180 (37.11%) Windows 7
6 166 (34.23%) Windows Server
7 144 (29.69%) ITIL
8 127 (26.19%) Finance
9 126 (25.98%) Windows Server 2008
10 118 (24.33%) PowerShell
11 106 (21.86%) XenApp
12 104 (21.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 103 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 97 (20.00%) MS Office
15 88 (18.14%) SCOM
16 83 (17.11%) XenDesktop
16 83 (17.11%) MS Excel
17 81 (16.70%) DNS
18 75 (15.46%) Microsoft App-V
19 72 (14.85%) MS Exchange
20 71 (14.64%) SQL
21 69 (14.23%) HP
22 67 (13.81%) Windows Server 2003
23 57 (11.75%) DHCP
24 56 (11.55%) Office 365
25 54 (11.13%) Windows 8
26 50 (10.31%) NetScaler
26 50 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
27 47 (9.69%) SharePoint

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 72 (14.85%) MS Exchange
2 47 (9.69%) SharePoint
3 40 (8.25%) Skype for Business
4 37 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 25 (5.15%) IIS
7 16 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (1.44%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.21%) Apache
12 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 97 (20.00%) MS Office
2 83 (17.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.82%) RMDS
3 2 (0.41%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (11.55%) Office 365
2 21 (4.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.89%) SaaS
4 13 (2.68%) IaaS
5 12 (2.47%) PaaS
6 7 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.82%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 81 (16.70%) DNS
2 57 (11.75%) DHCP
3 50 (10.31%) NetScaler
4 34 (7.01%) LAN
5 30 (6.19%) TCP/IP
6 26 (5.36%) Firewall
6 26 (5.36%) SAN
6 26 (5.36%) WAN
7 25 (5.15%) VPN
8 17 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
9 16 (3.30%) SSL
10 14 (2.89%) Internet
10 14 (2.89%) VoIP
11 13 (2.68%) Wireless
12 12 (2.47%) Skype
13 10 (2.06%) WebEx
14 9 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (1.65%) VLAN
16 6 (1.24%) Intranet
16 6 (1.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.82%) Big Data
4 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.21%) MySQL
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (3.09%) MSI
2 7 (1.44%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.41%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 127 (26.19%) Finance
2 28 (5.77%) Law
3 25 (5.15%) Banking
4 24 (4.95%) Legal
5 19 (3.92%) Financial Institution
6 11 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.06%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.03%) Games
8 5 (1.03%) Retail
9 4 (0.82%) Front Office
9 4 (0.82%) Marketing
10 2 (0.41%) Advertising
10 2 (0.41%) Electronics
10 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
11 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 118 (24.33%) Analyst
2 63 (12.99%) Desktop Support
3 62 (12.78%) Support Analyst
4 45 (9.28%) Support Engineer
5 41 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 36 (7.42%) 3rd Line Support
7 34 (7.01%) Desktop Analyst
8 32 (6.60%) Citrix Engineer
8 32 (6.60%) Windows Engineer
9 31 (6.39%) 2nd Line Support
10 29 (5.98%) Consultant
10 29 (5.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 28 (5.77%) Architect
12 24 (4.95%) Service Analyst
13 23 (4.74%) Desktop Engineer
14 21 (4.33%) Citrix Support
14 21 (4.33%) VMware Engineer
15 20 (4.12%) Administrator
16 19 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
17 17 (3.51%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.47%) Software Packaging
2 5 (1.03%) .NET
2 5 (1.03%) XML
3 4 (0.82%) .NET Framework
3 4 (0.82%) ASP.NET
3 4 (0.82%) HTML
3 4 (0.82%) jQuery
3 4 (0.82%) Middleware
3 4 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (0.62%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.21%) J2EE
5 1 (0.21%) JSON
5 1 (0.21%) OLE
5 1 (0.21%) OLE DB
5 1 (0.21%) REST
5 1 (0.21%) SOAP
5 1 (0.21%) Web Services
5 1 (0.21%) WSH
5 1 (0.21%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.87%) Blackberry
2 24 (4.95%) Hedge funds
3 23 (4.74%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
5 17 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.51%) Clustering
6 15 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.89%) PKI
7 14 (2.89%) User Experience
8 11 (2.27%) iPhone
9 8 (1.65%) NHS
10 7 (1.44%) BYOD
10 7 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.03%) CMDB
11 5 (1.03%) iPad
12 4 (0.82%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.82%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.82%) Social Media
12 4 (0.82%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 392 (80.82%) Windows
2 180 (37.11%) Windows 7
3 166 (34.23%) Windows Server
4 126 (25.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 104 (21.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 67 (13.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (11.13%) Windows 8
8 37 (7.63%) Linux
9 34 (7.01%) Windows 10
10 21 (4.33%) Android
11 20 (4.12%) Windows XP
12 18 (3.71%) Apple iOS
13 13 (2.68%) Mac OS X
13 13 (2.68%) Windows 2000 Server
14 12 (2.47%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.03%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.82%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.62%) Unix
18 2 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (29.69%) ITIL
2 43 (8.87%) Migration
3 39 (8.04%) Service Delivery
4 31 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (6.39%) Project Management
5 21 (4.33%) Asset Management
5 21 (4.33%) Service Management
6 20 (4.12%) ITSM
6 20 (4.12%) Patch Management
7 17 (3.51%) Software Deployment
8 16 (3.30%) Change Management
8 16 (3.30%) Problem Management
9 15 (3.09%) Configuration Management
9 15 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (2.68%) Change Control
10 13 (2.68%) Performance Management
10 13 (2.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (2.47%) High Availability
11 12 (2.47%) PRINCE2
12 11 (2.27%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 118 (24.33%) PowerShell
2 71 (14.64%) SQL
3 42 (8.66%) VBScript
4 19 (3.92%) VB
5 12 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.47%) VBA
6 8 (1.65%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.03%) C#
8 4 (0.82%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.41%) C
10 1 (0.21%) Java
10 1 (0.21%) Perl
10 1 (0.21%) Python
10 1 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (7.01%) MCSE
3 30 (6.19%) Security Cleared
4 25 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (4.95%) MCP
6 19 (3.92%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.89%) MCDST
8 12 (2.47%) MCSA
9 10 (2.06%) Degree
9 10 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.24%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.03%) CCEE
13 5 (1.03%) CCNA
13 5 (1.03%) MCITP
14 4 (0.82%) CCA
14 4 (0.82%) CCEA
14 4 (0.82%) CCNP
14 4 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.36%) SLA
2 5 (1.03%) QA
3 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 297 (61.24%) Active Directory
2 106 (21.86%) XenApp
3 103 (21.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 83 (17.11%) XenDesktop
5 75 (15.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 45 (9.28%) Hyper-V
7 28 (5.77%) vSphere
8 21 (4.33%) BitLocker
9 18 (3.71%) VMware ESX
10 15 (3.09%) XenServer
11 7 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (1.24%) ISA Server
12 6 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (1.24%) Xen
13 5 (1.03%) Terminal Services
13 5 (1.03%) vCloud
14 3 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.62%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.41%) Docker
15 2 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 88 (18.14%) SCOM
2 16 (3.30%) SCOrch
3 15 (3.09%) WSUS
4 14 (2.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 12 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.86%) CFEngine
6 9 (1.86%) SCSM
7 8 (1.65%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.24%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (1.24%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 6 (1.24%) Windows Intune
9 5 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.82%) EdgeSight
10 4 (0.82%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.82%) Puppet
10 4 (0.82%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.82%) XenMobile
11 3 (0.62%) vRealize
Vendors
1 203 (41.86%) Citrix
1 203 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 192 (39.59%) VMware
3 69 (14.23%) HP
4 46 (9.48%) Cisco
5 32 (6.60%) AppSense
6 30 (6.19%) Dell
7 22 (4.54%) Bloomberg
8 20 (4.12%) NetApp
9 19 (3.92%) Reuters
10 17 (3.51%) Intel Security
11 14 (2.89%) Apple
11 14 (2.89%) iManage
11 14 (2.89%) Remedy
11 14 (2.89%) Symantec
12 11 (2.27%) Polycom
12 11 (2.27%) SolarWinds
13 10 (2.06%) EMC
14 9 (1.86%) BMC
14 9 (1.86%) Oracle
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
JM
Rate: £140 - £150 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mint
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
New Malden
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago