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 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 68 30 57
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +27
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 42 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.46% 4.27% 1.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.45% 51.22% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 7
Average daily rate £450 £417 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +60.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £287 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £417 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £294
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
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
131 82 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.73% 8.34% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 57 45
Average daily rate £450 £417 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £296 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.33 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.07% -13.33%
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 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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 14 (43.75%) DNS
5 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 10 (31.25%) DHCP
6 10 (31.25%) MS Office
7 8 (25.00%) Citrix
7 8 (25.00%) WSUS
8 7 (21.88%) Degree
8 7 (21.88%) MCTS
8 7 (21.88%) MCITP
8 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
8 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
8 7 (21.88%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (21.88%) Office 365
8 7 (21.88%) BitLocker
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (21.88%) ITIL
8 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
9 6 (18.75%) Service Management
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 6 (18.75%) Terminal Server
9 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
10 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
10 5 (15.63%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (15.63%) VBScript

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) DNS
2 10 (31.25%) DHCP
3 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.38%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) German Language
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Field Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Desktop Support
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Packager
4 5 (15.63%) SCCM Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared Application Packager
6 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Customer Engagement
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Problem Management
2 6 (18.75%) Service Management
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.13%) Server Building
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) VBScript
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
1 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
1 7 (21.88%) MCITP
1 7 (21.88%) MCTS
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) BitLocker
3 6 (18.75%) Terminal Server
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) WSUS
2 4 (12.50%) SCOM
2 4 (12.50%) WMI
3 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Lumension
5 1 (3.13%) Sage
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.13%) Sophos
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Veeam
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