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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 31 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SCCM 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.75% 1.97% -
As % of the Systems Management category 34.38% 17.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Average daily rate £135 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.36% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £115.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+784.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.61 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -25.66%
SCCM
Oxfordshire

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
32 40 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.92% 11.27% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 5
Average daily rate £153 £475 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.89% +52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £286 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £115.00 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+767.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 9 (50.00%) Change Management
3 9 (50.00%) CMDB
3 9 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 7 (38.89%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) Project Management
6 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) SCOM
8 4 (22.22%) Back Office
8 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 4 (22.22%) XenApp
8 4 (22.22%) vSphere
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (22.22%) AppSense
8 4 (22.22%) Citrix
9 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
10 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (11.11%) ITSM
10 2 (11.11%) Office 365
10 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
10 2 (11.11%) Ticket Management

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) CMDB
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Change Management
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
1 9 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) AppSense
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Apple
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft