The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Oxford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 28 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing SCCM 2 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.83% 6.45% 3.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.18% 47.06% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 3
Average daily rate £200 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +16.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £303 £288
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Systems Management Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
11 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.56% 13.71% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 7
Average daily rate £325 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £341 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
SCCM
Oxfordshire

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
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 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Dell