The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 47 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 20 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.21% 1.07% 0.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.52% 12.24% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£275 £385 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £279 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.41 £19.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.84% -29.09%
SCCM
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
108 98 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.92% 8.77% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 55 34
Average daily rate £400 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.83 £25.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% -1.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
3 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
4 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
5 19 (46.34%) SCOM
5 19 (46.34%) DV Cleared
6 17 (41.46%) SC Cleared
7 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (34.15%) Windows 7
8 14 (34.15%) SQL
9 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
10 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
11 10 (24.39%) VBScript
11 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
11 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
12 9 (21.95%) Citrix
12 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
12 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (19.51%) DNS
13 8 (19.51%) ITIL
14 7 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (14.63%) PKI
15 6 (14.63%) Internet
16 5 (12.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
16 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
16 5 (12.20%) VB
16 5 (12.20%) Oracle
16 5 (12.20%) T-SQL

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
1 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) Internet
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) ADSL
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.44%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MSI
2 3 (7.32%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (4.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) DBA
2 5 (12.20%) Field Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) SQL DBA
2 5 (12.20%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) IT Support
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Packager
6 1 (2.44%) Database Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Junior
6 1 (2.44%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) DCOM
1 5 (12.20%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) PKI
2 5 (12.20%) Replication
2 5 (12.20%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.44%) Handset
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (34.15%) Windows 7
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.88%) VMS
7 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
2 8 (19.51%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.32%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Network Planning
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Database Security
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.44%) High Availability
7 1 (2.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.44%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
3 10 (24.39%) VBScript
4 5 (12.20%) VB
4 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (58.54%) Security Cleared
2 19 (46.34%) DV Cleared
3 17 (41.46%) SC Cleared
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (12.20%) MCTS
6 4 (9.76%) MCP
7 3 (7.32%) MCSE
8 1 (2.44%) PMP
8 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.44%) MCITP
8 1 (2.44%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) CCEE
8 1 (2.44%) CCAA
8 1 (2.44%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.20%) XenApp
5 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.44%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) SCOM
2 5 (12.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (12.20%) WMI
3 3 (7.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.32%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Citrix
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) AppSense
4 4 (9.76%) McAfee
5 3 (7.32%) Borland
5 3 (7.32%) Lumension
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) CA
7 1 (2.44%) Lotus
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) Altiris
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago