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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 39 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Contract jobs citing SCCM 31 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.67% 1.81% 0.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.25% 20.69% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 3
Average daily rate
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£286 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £55.65 £25.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.60% -5.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £20.53 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-18.55% -25.34%
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
106 87 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.56% 8.73% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 41 22
Average daily rate £400 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £55.65 £25.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.60% -5.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.44%

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 26 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 34 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 33 (71.74%) Windows
3 31 (67.39%) Active Directory
4 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (52.17%) SC Cleared
7 23 (50.00%) DV Cleared
8 21 (45.65%) Windows 7
9 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (41.30%) SQL
10 17 (36.96%) SCOM
11 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
12 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
13 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
13 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (26.09%) VBScript
14 12 (26.09%) VB
14 12 (26.09%) Oracle
14 12 (26.09%) ITIL
14 12 (26.09%) VMware
14 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (21.74%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 10 (21.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
16 9 (19.57%) Borland
16 9 (19.57%) StarTeam
17 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
17 8 (17.39%) MCP
18 7 (15.22%) Microsoft App-V

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (21.74%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.52%) Documentum
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
1 3 (6.52%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) VoIP
2 1 (2.17%) ADSL
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) StarTeam
2 6 (13.04%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
1 8 (17.39%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) DBA
3 5 (10.87%) SQL DBA
4 4 (8.70%) Applications Packager
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support
6 2 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
7 1 (2.17%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Replication
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 3 (6.52%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (45.65%) Windows 7
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.35%) VMS
8 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Configuration Management
2 12 (26.09%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) Network Management
4 5 (10.87%) Migration
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.35%) Service Management
7 2 (4.35%) Network Planning
8 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.17%) High Availability
8 1 (2.17%) Change Control
8 1 (2.17%) Database Security
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
3 12 (26.09%) VBScript
3 12 (26.09%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 24 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 23 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (17.39%) MCP
6 7 (15.22%) MCSE
7 6 (13.04%) MCTS
8 2 (4.35%) MCITP
8 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 31 (67.39%) Active Directory
2 15 (32.61%) Hyper-V
3 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.52%) XenApp
5 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) SCOM
2 10 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (21.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.52%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 12 (26.09%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Borland
4 6 (13.04%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) AppSense
5 4 (8.70%) McAfee
6 3 (6.52%) Lumension
6 3 (6.52%) EMC
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
8 1 (2.17%) Lotus
8 1 (2.17%) Apple
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