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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 50 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 8 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.37% 2.30% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.69% 21.52% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Average daily rate £363 £250 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £298
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.03 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+9.18% -18.84%
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
51 79 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.75% 10.69% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 57 10
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £565 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 2 £160 -21.95% 1
Banbury -4 2 £363 -3.13%
Kidlington - 1 - -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 13 (54.17%) ITIL
4 12 (50.00%) Change Management
4 12 (50.00%) CMDB
4 12 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 8 (33.33%) Project Management
8 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
10 4 (16.67%) Back Office
10 4 (16.67%) Migration
10 4 (16.67%) VMware
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.50%) MCSE
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (12.50%) AppSense
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 3 (12.50%) XenApp
12 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
12 2 (8.33%) vSphere

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Support Technician
2 3 (12.50%) IT Support
2 3 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Change Management
2 12 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) MCSE
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) RHCE
3 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
1 1 (4.17%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Citrix
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) AppSense
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat