The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 119 96 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -19
Contract jobs citing SCCM 33 47 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 1.45% 1.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.67% 20.89% 28.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 21
Average daily rate £275 £294 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £188 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.63% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £37.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -32.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £16.48 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.00 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.61 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -25.66%
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
225 225 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 5.92% 6.95% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 111 102
Average daily rate £390 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £188 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 10
Average hourly rate £24.15 £32.54 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.78% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £20.74 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.20 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SCCM
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire -3 13 £269 -17.30% 1
Manchester -16 8 £170 -19.52% 5
Lancashire +3 5 £350 +1.44%
Merseyside -21 3 £375 +50.00%
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 63 (61.17%) Windows
2 44 (42.72%) Microsoft
3 38 (36.89%) Active Directory
4 37 (35.92%) VMware
5 34 (33.01%) ITIL
5 34 (33.01%) Windows 7
6 32 (31.07%) Citrix
7 24 (23.30%) MS Excel
8 22 (21.36%) Migration
8 22 (21.36%) Windows Server
9 19 (18.45%) Hyper-V
10 18 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (17.48%) HP
11 16 (15.53%) MS Exchange
11 16 (15.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (14.56%) MS Office
13 14 (13.59%) Windows 8
14 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
14 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (12.62%) MCP
14 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (12.62%) Service Management
15 12 (11.65%) Linux
15 12 (11.65%) SLA
15 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (10.68%) SCOM
16 11 (10.68%) OpenView
17 10 (9.71%) PMI
17 10 (9.71%) PMI Certification
17 10 (9.71%) SAN

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 16 (15.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.83%) IIS
3 6 (5.83%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.97%) Apache
5 1 (0.97%) Confluence
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (23.30%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.56%) MS Office
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.97%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Office 365
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.94%) IaaS
3 2 (1.94%) PaaS
4 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) DNS
1 10 (9.71%) SAN
2 8 (7.77%) Firewall
2 8 (7.77%) VoIP
3 7 (6.80%) DHCP
3 7 (6.80%) WAN
4 5 (4.85%) LAN
4 5 (4.85%) NAS
5 3 (2.91%) Internet
5 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.94%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.94%) Skype
7 1 (0.97%) HTTP
7 1 (0.97%) Intranet
7 1 (0.97%) PBX
7 1 (0.97%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.97%) SMS
7 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MSI
2 1 (0.97%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.97%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.97%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Local Government
3 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Legal
5 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (17.48%) Support Engineer
2 15 (14.56%) Analyst
3 13 (12.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (9.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 10 (9.71%) Service Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (6.80%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Consultant
5 7 (6.80%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) Migration Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.83%) Architect
7 5 (4.85%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Applications Packager
7 5 (4.85%) IT Support
7 5 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) .NET
1 1 (0.97%) Flash
1 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) PMI
2 6 (5.83%) NHS
3 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.88%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (3.88%) HP Storage
4 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.94%) BYOD
5 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.94%) Life Science
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) iPad
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) PKI
6 1 (0.97%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 63 (61.17%) Windows
2 34 (33.01%) Windows 7
3 22 (21.36%) Windows Server
4 14 (13.59%) Windows 8
5 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (11.65%) Linux
6 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (9.71%) Windows XP
8 8 (7.77%) Unix
8 8 (7.77%) Windows 10
9 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.88%) Solaris
11 2 (1.94%) Android
11 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.01%) ITIL
2 22 (21.36%) Migration
3 13 (12.62%) Service Management
4 10 (9.71%) Coaching
4 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
4 10 (9.71%) Problem Management
5 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.83%) Project Management
7 5 (4.85%) Open Source
7 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.88%) Application Packaging
9 3 (2.91%) Analytics
9 3 (2.91%) Change Management
9 3 (2.91%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.91%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.91%) Patch Management
9 3 (2.91%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.91%) Software Licensing
9 3 (2.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.74%) SQL
3 3 (2.91%) C#
3 3 (2.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.62%) MCP
1 13 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.71%) MCSA
2 10 (9.71%) PMI Certification
3 9 (8.74%) MCITP
4 7 (6.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.88%) RHCA
5 4 (3.88%) RHCE
6 2 (1.94%) MCSE
6 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.97%) CCNA
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (36.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (18.45%) Hyper-V
3 18 (17.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (15.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (7.77%) XenApp
6 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.88%) vSphere
7 3 (2.91%) BitLocker
7 3 (2.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.94%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.97%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.97%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) OpenView
1 11 (10.68%) SCOM
2 5 (4.85%) Puppet
2 5 (4.85%) SCOrch
3 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (3.88%) SCSM
4 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.94%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.94%) vMotion
5 1 (0.97%) Ansible
5 1 (0.97%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.97%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.97%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.97%) Nagios
5 1 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.97%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.97%) vRealize
5 1 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (42.72%) Microsoft
2 37 (35.92%) VMware
3 32 (31.07%) Citrix
4 18 (17.48%) HP
5 6 (5.83%) Cisco
6 5 (4.85%) 3PAR
7 4 (3.88%) AppSense
7 4 (3.88%) EMC
7 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.91%) Adobe
8 3 (2.91%) Altiris
8 3 (2.91%) Avaya
8 3 (2.91%) Becrypt
8 3 (2.91%) Symantec
9 2 (1.94%) Apple
9 2 (1.94%) CA
9 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.94%) Lumension
10 1 (0.97%) NetApp
10 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
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