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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 50 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.67% 3.43% 3.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.05% 23.21% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £313 £303
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +3.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-17.07% -4.65%
SCCM
Buckinghamshire

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
93 112 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.10% 14.78% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 42 31
Average daily rate £344 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £164 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%

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
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 22 August 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 (57.78%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
5 12 (26.67%) Migration
6 11 (24.44%) C#
7 9 (20.00%) Oracle
7 9 (20.00%) OO
7 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
7 9 (20.00%) SOA
7 9 (20.00%) Scrum
7 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (20.00%) TDD
7 9 (20.00%) NUnit
7 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 9 (20.00%) WCF
7 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (17.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (17.78%) Finance
9 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
9 7 (15.56%) Banking
9 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
10 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) ATM
2 2 (4.44%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) LAN
2 2 (4.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (20.00%) NUnit
2 2 (4.44%) MSI
3 1 (2.22%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Consultant
2 8 (17.78%) Software Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) SCCM Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.22%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 9 (20.00%) WCF
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) UNIX
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Migration
2 9 (20.00%) OO
2 9 (20.00%) SOA
2 9 (20.00%) Scrum
2 9 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) TDD
2 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Logistics
3 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Software Deployment
4 4 (8.89%) Software Distribution
5 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) C#
2 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
3 6 (13.33%) VBScript
4 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCOM
1 4 (8.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.44%) SCOrch
2 2 (4.44%) SCSM
2 2 (4.44%) Hyperic
2 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) AppSense
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Symantec
4 4 (8.89%) Remedy
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) Lumension
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago