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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 38 49 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 27 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.22% 2.27% 4.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.03% 22.58% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 20
Average daily rate
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£417 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.61% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -15.87%
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
71 93 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.46% 10.06% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 45 43
Average daily rate £417 £359 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.23% -3.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -50.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 72 (93.51%) Windows
2 64 (83.12%) Security Cleared
3 55 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 53 (68.83%) DV Cleared
5 51 (66.23%) Windows 7
6 36 (46.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 32 (41.56%) Active Directory
8 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (33.77%) C#
9 26 (33.77%) .NET
10 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (22.08%) SC Cleared
11 17 (22.08%) SCOM
12 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
13 14 (18.18%) VMware
14 13 (16.88%) Windows XP
15 12 (15.58%) TCP/IP
15 12 (15.58%) Citrix
15 12 (15.58%) SQL
16 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
16 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management
16 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (11.69%) DNS
19 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
20 7 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
20 7 (9.09%) AppSense
20 7 (9.09%) MCSE
20 7 (9.09%) MS Excel

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.90%) Documentum
6 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.69%) DNS
3 6 (7.79%) DHCP
4 3 (3.90%) Firewall
5 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (1.30%) VoIP
5 1 (1.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) StarTeam
2 3 (3.90%) MSI
2 3 (3.90%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.60%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (1.30%) Finance
1 1 (1.30%) Publishing
1 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Applications Packager
2 15 (19.48%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (5.19%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Consultant
10 1 (1.30%) Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) Support Technician
10 1 (1.30%) Junior
10 1 (1.30%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.30%) Field Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (33.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.60%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) CMDB
5 1 (1.30%) iPhone
5 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (93.51%) Windows
2 51 (66.23%) Windows 7
3 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (16.88%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 7 (9.09%) ITIL
3 6 (7.79%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (7.79%) Network Management
4 3 (3.90%) Validation
5 2 (2.60%) Migration
5 2 (2.60%) Service Management
6 1 (1.30%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.30%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.30%) Release Management
6 1 (1.30%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.30%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.30%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.30%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 26 (33.77%) C#
2 12 (15.58%) SQL
3 6 (7.79%) VBScript
4 5 (6.49%) VB
4 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 64 (83.12%) Security Cleared
2 53 (68.83%) DV Cleared
3 17 (22.08%) SC Cleared
4 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (9.09%) MCP
5 7 (9.09%) MCSE
6 4 (5.19%) MCTS
7 2 (2.60%) MCITP
8 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (46.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 32 (41.56%) Active Directory
3 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
4 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.19%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.60%) XenApp
7 1 (1.30%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) SCOM
2 7 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (7.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 55 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.18%) VMware
3 12 (15.58%) Citrix
4 7 (9.09%) AppSense
5 5 (6.49%) Borland
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle
6 3 (3.90%) HP
6 3 (3.90%) EMC
6 3 (3.90%) Lumension
7 1 (1.30%) Meridio
7 1 (1.30%) Google
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco
7 1 (1.30%) Remedy
7 1 (1.30%) McAfee
7 1 (1.30%) BMC
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £180 to £210 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harris Global
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago