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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 54 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 18 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.02% 2.71% 2.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.65% 29.27% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 4
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£450 £380 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +41.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.73% +24.28%
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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
102 82 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.42% 9.24% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 27
Average daily rate £400 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows 7
3 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
5 13 (46.43%) Finance
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
8 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
9 9 (32.14%) Logistics
9 9 (32.14%) ITIL
9 9 (32.14%) MS Project
9 9 (32.14%) ATM
10 8 (28.57%) Financial Institution
10 8 (28.57%) Banking
11 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
12 6 (21.43%) SCOM
13 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
13 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
13 5 (17.86%) SCOrch
14 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
14 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (14.29%) Migration
14 4 (14.29%) Cisco
14 4 (14.29%) MS Office
15 3 (10.71%) SQL
15 3 (10.71%) VBScript
15 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
15 3 (10.71%) IIS
15 3 (10.71%) HP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) MediaWiki
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (32.14%) MS Project
3 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) ATM
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) 3G
3 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.14%) 4G
4 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Financial Institution
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) SCCM Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
1 9 (32.14%) Logistics
2 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 3 (10.71%) Software Distribution
5 2 (7.14%) QMS
5 2 (7.14%) V-Model
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.57%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VBScript
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCOM
2 5 (17.86%) SCOrch
3 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Remedy
4 2 (7.14%) AppSense
4 2 (7.14%) BMC
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) F5
5 1 (3.57%) VMware