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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 40 41 58
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing SCCM 38 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.74% 3.02% 2.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.00% 33.33% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 7
Average daily rate
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£463 £375 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £289 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £258
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £314 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -13.04%
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
100 78 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.85% 9.05% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 40 46
Average daily rate £400 £400 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 7
Average hourly rate £37.09 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -0.45%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 63 (92.65%) Windows
2 50 (73.53%) Windows 7
3 47 (69.12%) Security Cleared
4 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
5 42 (61.76%) DV Cleared
6 41 (60.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 28 (41.18%) C#
7 28 (41.18%) .NET
8 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
10 17 (25.00%) Citrix
11 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
12 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
13 10 (14.71%) SQL
13 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (13.24%) AppSense
15 8 (11.76%) VMware
15 8 (11.76%) Firewall
15 8 (11.76%) SCOM
15 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
15 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (10.29%) Office 365
16 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (8.82%) MS Office
17 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
17 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
17 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
17 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.35%) Lync
4 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Office
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 8 (11.76%) Firewall
2 3 (4.41%) Skype
2 3 (4.41%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) LAN
3 2 (2.94%) WAN
3 2 (2.94%) HTTP
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) VoIP
4 1 (1.47%) IPv4
4 1 (1.47%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Publishing
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (42.65%) Applications Packager
2 8 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.35%) Build Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.41%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) SCCM Consultant
7 2 (2.94%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 1 (1.47%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.47%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.47%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (1.47%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.18%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.41%) Clustering
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 63 (92.65%) Windows
2 50 (73.53%) Windows 7
3 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 2000
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.35%) Validation
2 2 (2.94%) Migration
3 1 (1.47%) WFM
3 1 (1.47%) Release Management
3 1 (1.47%) Data Migration
3 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
3 1 (1.47%) Server Building
3 1 (1.47%) Application Discovery
3 1 (1.47%) Service Management
3 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) C#
2 10 (14.71%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (69.12%) Security Cleared
2 42 (61.76%) DV Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.35%) MCTS
4 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) MCITP
5 1 (1.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (60.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 20 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) XenApp
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.00%) Citrix
3 9 (13.24%) AppSense
4 8 (11.76%) VMware
5 4 (5.88%) Remedy
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.94%) Lumension
8 1 (1.47%) BMC
8 1 (1.47%) HP
8 1 (1.47%) EMC
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