The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 22 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 19 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.16% 1.50% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% 50.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £280 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +19.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £309
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +20.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
38 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.33% 3.00% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate £375 £388 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £215 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £388 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.28%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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
Liverpool -6 9 £325 +16.07% 5
Bootle - - - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 20 (45.45%) SCOM
3 20 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (38.64%) DHCP
5 16 (36.36%) Remedy
6 15 (34.09%) Netcool
6 15 (34.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 15 (34.09%) IBM
7 14 (31.82%) Clustering
7 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.00%) DNS
9 11 (25.00%) ITIL
10 10 (22.73%) Citrix
10 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (22.73%) High Availability
11 9 (20.45%) VMware
11 9 (20.45%) Migration
12 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
12 7 (15.91%) SAN
12 7 (15.91%) HP
12 7 (15.91%) DFS Replication
12 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
12 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
13 6 (13.64%) SCVMM
13 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (13.64%) Dell

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (4.55%) Lync
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) DHCP
2 11 (25.00%) DNS
3 7 (15.91%) SAN
4 6 (13.64%) DMZ
4 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.55%) SMS
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
6 1 (2.27%) Firewall
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
6 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) SCCM Specialist
3 9 (20.45%) Wintel Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) IT Support
7 1 (2.27%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Clustering
2 4 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.64%) Windows 2000
6 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) High Availability
3 9 (20.45%) Migration
4 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.55%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.91%) DFS Replication
4 6 (13.64%) Firmware
5 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (45.45%) SCOM
2 15 (34.09%) Netcool
2 15 (34.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 6 (13.64%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.55%) WSUS
4 2 (4.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Remedy
2 15 (34.09%) IBM
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 10 (22.73%) Citrix
5 9 (20.45%) VMware
6 7 (15.91%) HP
7 6 (13.64%) Dell
8 4 (9.09%) EMC
9 3 (6.82%) NetApp
10 1 (2.27%) Cisco
10 1 (2.27%) BMC
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day + Circa £200 Per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool and Manchester
Lewis Paige
Rate: Contractor Rates
Posted: 24 days ago