The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 39 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.76% 0.43% 3.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.08% 12.50% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Average daily rate
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£128 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £306
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.08 £19.04
% change year-on-year
+18.15% -15.54%
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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 Oxford region.

Systems Management Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
26 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.65% 3.40% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 36
Average daily rate £475 £324 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.71% -4.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £200 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -14.77%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Lync
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (18.18%) XenApp
5 2 (18.18%) SCOM
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
6 1 (9.09%) Apple
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) MCP
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (9.09%) AppSense
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (27.27%) Lync
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Service Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 1 (9.09%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
3 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
3 1 (9.09%) Meru Networks
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) EMC