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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 16 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing SCCM 22 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.48% 1.11% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 59.46% 33.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +3.79%
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
37 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 17.62% 3.33% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 1 6
Average daily rate £363 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +27.02%

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 17 September 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 22 (95.65%) SCOM
3 18 (78.26%) MS Excel
4 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce
4 16 (69.57%) ITIL
5 15 (65.22%) Windows
6 14 (60.87%) DNS
6 14 (60.87%) DHCP
7 11 (47.83%) FTP
7 11 (47.83%) IIS
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) Publishing
8 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (13.04%) vSphere
9 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.04%) WSUS
9 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
9 3 (13.04%) SAN
9 3 (13.04%) CommVault
9 3 (13.04%) Thin Client

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 11 (47.83%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (78.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) DNS
1 14 (60.87%) DHCP
2 11 (47.83%) FTP
3 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) VPN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Fat Client
1 3 (13.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) vSphere
2 3 (13.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (95.65%) SCOM
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) CommVault
2 3 (13.04%) Wyse
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Akamai