The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 24 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.86% 0.63% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 62.50% 14.29% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £140 - £135
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £294
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
SCCM
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Systems Management Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.57% 4.38% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £313 £450 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +221.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCCM across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCCM across the Luton region.

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Luton region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCCM across the Luton region.

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) SCOM
5 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Avaya
5 2 (25.00%) French Language
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) VCP5
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) Advertising
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) NFS
6 1 (12.50%) Retail
6 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Server Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VCP5
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam