The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Merseyside region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 19 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing SCCM 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.59% 1.28% -
As % of the Systems Management category 90.91% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-24.39% +2.50%
Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
11 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.05% 6.38% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Average daily rate £350 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +25.71%
SCCM
North West

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 31 July 2014. 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 +5 8 - - 1
St Helens - - - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (33.33%) PDA
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (33.33%) Acronis
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Replication
6 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
7 1 (8.33%) PaaS
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (8.33%) XenApp

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
1 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) PDA
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Time Management
1 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Acronis
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) BMC
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
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