The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 62 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 12 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.33% 2.08% 1.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.76% 31.91% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate
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£286 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.26% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £330 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £405 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £311
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.46 £20.06 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-17.97% -27.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
123 47 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.65% 6.52% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 13 16
Average daily rate £290 £370 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +16.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £281 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows 7
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) Migration
5 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
6 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
6 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
7 8 (27.59%) VBScript
7 8 (27.59%) Remedy
7 8 (27.59%) Software Distribution
8 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) C#
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
11 4 (13.79%) IIS
11 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
11 4 (13.79%) OO
11 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
11 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
11 4 (13.79%) SOA
11 4 (13.79%) Scrum
11 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
11 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (13.79%) Coaching
11 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DHCP
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) ATM
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
1 4 (13.79%) NUnit
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) InstallShield
3 2 (6.90%) MSI
4 1 (3.45%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Developer
1 4 (13.79%) Analyst
1 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
2 3 (10.34%) Applications Packager
3 2 (6.90%) Designer
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) WCF
1 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) N-Tier
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Migration
2 9 (31.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Software Distribution
4 4 (13.79%) Coaching
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) TDD
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) SOA
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics
5 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.90%) QMS
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
2 8 (27.59%) VBScript
3 6 (20.69%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Remedy
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) AppSense
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) BMC
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
5 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) F5
6 1 (3.45%) Lumension