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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 35 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.83% 2.22% 1.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 50.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£238 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £288 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -8.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -15.87%
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
24 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.67% 4.44% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Average daily rate £275 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%

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
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 7 July 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
Liverpool -15 2 £238 - 2
Bootle - 1 - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
4 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (34.78%) DHCP
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) SAN
6 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (26.09%) DNS
7 6 (26.09%) Citrix
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) VMware
8 5 (21.74%) Clustering
8 5 (21.74%) Server Building
9 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
9 4 (17.39%) Replication
9 4 (17.39%) EMC
10 3 (13.04%) NetApp
10 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
10 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
10 3 (13.04%) Project Management
10 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
10 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) DHCP
2 7 (30.43%) SAN
3 6 (26.09%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) DMZ
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) SMS
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Packager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Server Support
5 1 (4.35%) Server Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Server Building
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.70%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) DFS Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Firmware
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) WSUS
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
1 2 (8.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.35%) MOM
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) EMC
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 2 (8.70%) Remedy
6 2 (8.70%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) BMC
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