The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 45 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.74% 1.91% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.88% 21.05% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 0
Average daily rate £140 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.36% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 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
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 57 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.86% 9.09% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 39 12
Average daily rate £271 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £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 4 1
Average hourly rate £115.00 £13.25 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+767.92% -60.74%
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 Oxfordshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Oxford +5 11 £135 -57.14%
Banbury - 2 £381 - 4
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
4 11 (39.29%) Change Management
4 11 (39.29%) CMDB
4 11 (39.29%) Problem Management
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 9 (32.14%) Project Management
7 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 7 (25.00%) Migration
8 7 (25.00%) VMware
9 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
9 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 5 (17.86%) Office 365
10 5 (17.86%) Citrix
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 4 (14.29%) Back Office
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (14.29%) AppSense
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (14.29%) XenApp
11 4 (14.29%) vSphere
11 4 (14.29%) SCOM
12 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
12 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (10.71%) APMP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
1 6 (21.43%) Support Technician
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (7.14%) IT Support
3 2 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (7.14%) IT Technician
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) CMDB
2 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (39.29%) Change Management
2 11 (39.29%) Problem Management
3 9 (32.14%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (21.43%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.14%) ITSM
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Ticket Management
9 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) APMP
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) MCSA
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
3 4 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) AppSense
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) Remedy
5 2 (7.14%) Apple
5 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.57%) Dell