The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 72 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing SCCM 26 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.58% 1.95% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.64% 31.40% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 2
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£320 £342 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +42.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £285 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.25 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £25.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £25.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.92% +12.85%
SCCM
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
110 86 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.68% 6.22% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 12
Average daily rate £450 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Sale - 1 - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Windows 7
4 14 (41.18%) Migration
5 13 (38.24%) VMware
6 11 (32.35%) Citrix
7 10 (29.41%) Oracle
8 9 (26.47%) Office 365
9 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
11 6 (17.65%) MS Office
11 6 (17.65%) Thin Client
11 6 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (17.65%) AppSense
11 6 (17.65%) Wyse
11 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
11 6 (17.65%) Fat Client
11 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (14.71%) QA
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (14.71%) EMC
12 5 (14.71%) Lotus
12 5 (14.71%) WAN
12 5 (14.71%) SAP
12 5 (14.71%) IBM Notes
12 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
12 5 (14.71%) BitLocker
13 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (14.71%) IBM Notes
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) VoIP
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) OpenScape
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (8.82%) Local Government
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Tester
3 4 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Functional Tester
3 4 (11.76%) Applications Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Thin Client
1 6 (17.65%) Fat Client
2 3 (8.82%) Handset
3 2 (5.88%) iPhone
3 2 (5.88%) iPad
3 2 (5.88%) Life Science
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.88%) Windows NT
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.94%) Scientific Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) UNIX
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
3 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.94%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (2.94%) IT Governance
5 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.94%) Document Management
5 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) BCP
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.94%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) MCP
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.71%) BitLocker
5 4 (11.76%) XenApp
5 4 (11.76%) Xen
6 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle
5 6 (17.65%) AppSense
5 6 (17.65%) Wyse
6 5 (14.71%) EMC
6 5 (14.71%) Lotus
6 5 (14.71%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.94%) Siemens
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
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