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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 51 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 16 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.92% 3.41% 3.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.75% 24.27% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £190 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -41.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.64% +6.57%
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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
81 103 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.74% 14.03% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 31
Average daily rate £311 £279 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.65% -7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £129 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +17.56%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
3 19 (38.78%) Windows 7
4 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
5 13 (26.53%) Migration
6 12 (24.49%) C#
7 11 (22.45%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (20.41%) Scrum
8 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
8 10 (20.41%) Oracle
8 10 (20.41%) OO
8 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
8 10 (20.41%) N-Tier
8 10 (20.41%) SOA
8 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (20.41%) WCF
8 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.41%) TDD
8 10 (20.41%) NUnit
8 10 (20.41%) Automated Testing
8 10 (20.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (20.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
8 10 (20.41%) Coaching
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
10 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
11 7 (14.29%) Banking

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 10 (20.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) ATM
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
1 10 (20.41%) NUnit
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) InstallShield
3 2 (4.08%) MSI
4 1 (2.04%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Software Developer
1 9 (18.37%) Developer
1 9 (18.37%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Consultant
3 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Applications Packager
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) SCCM Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Wintel Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) SCCM Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) WCF
1 10 (20.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (53.06%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Migration
2 10 (20.41%) Scrum
2 10 (20.41%) OO
2 10 (20.41%) SOA
2 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
2 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) TDD
2 10 (20.41%) Automated Testing
2 10 (20.41%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (20.41%) Coaching
3 5 (10.20%) Logistics
3 5 (10.20%) Software Distribution
3 5 (10.20%) Project Planning
3 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (10.20%) Project Management
4 4 (8.16%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) C#
2 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.29%) VBScript
4 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) PMP
5 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (4.08%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.08%) SCSM
3 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.04%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Remedy
3 5 (10.20%) VMware
4 4 (8.16%) AppSense
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) Lumension