The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 52 54 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing SCCM 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.65% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.97% 3.03% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£258 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £305
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.08 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +51.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £19.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.59% +10.00%
SCCM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Systems Management Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
62 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.85% 5.68% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 6
Average daily rate £373 £261 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.58% -12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £197 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £374 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.71 £16.08 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +46.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -1 11 £258 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) WSUS
4 2 (13.33%) Feature Driven Development
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Sophos
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) AppSense
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) SLA
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (6.67%) 3G

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) 3G
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support
5 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Feature Driven Development
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Sophos
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) AppSense