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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 33 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 36 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.85% 2.83% 3.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.45% 30.86% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 15
Average daily rate
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£417 £363 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.03% +107.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £290 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £483 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.16 £15.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -25.30%
SCCM
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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
89 81 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.52% 9.16% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 47 45
Average daily rate £417 £363 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.03% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £37.09 - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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 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 31 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 76 (96.20%) Windows
2 62 (78.48%) Security Cleared
3 57 (72.15%) Windows 7
4 56 (70.89%) DV Cleared
5 54 (68.35%) Microsoft
6 41 (51.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 30 (37.97%) C#
7 30 (37.97%) .NET
7 30 (37.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (34.18%) Active Directory
9 16 (20.25%) Citrix
9 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
9 16 (20.25%) Hyper-V
10 15 (18.99%) SCOM
11 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
12 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (16.46%) VMware
12 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (12.66%) Windows XP
14 9 (11.39%) DNS
14 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
14 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
14 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (10.13%) AppSense
16 7 (8.86%) Firewall
16 7 (8.86%) SQL
16 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (7.59%) Office 365

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 16 (20.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.33%) Lync
4 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.39%) DNS
3 7 (8.86%) Firewall
4 6 (7.59%) DHCP
5 3 (3.80%) Skype
6 2 (2.53%) SAN
6 2 (2.53%) LAN
6 2 (2.53%) WAN
7 1 (1.27%) VoIP
7 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.53%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.27%) MSI
3 1 (1.27%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (3.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Publishing
2 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Applications Packager
2 12 (15.19%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) Team Leader
4 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.59%) Build Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (3.80%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.80%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Consultant
8 2 (2.53%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (1.27%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (1.27%) Release Engineer
9 1 (1.27%) Remedy Consultant
9 1 (1.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.27%) Server Engineer
9 1 (1.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.97%) .NET
2 3 (3.80%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.80%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.53%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.27%) CMDB
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (96.20%) Windows
2 57 (72.15%) Windows 7
3 30 (37.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.66%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.80%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (7.59%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (6.33%) Validation
3 2 (2.53%) Migration
3 2 (2.53%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.27%) Service Management
4 1 (1.27%) Server Building
4 1 (1.27%) Application Discovery
4 1 (1.27%) WFM
4 1 (1.27%) Release Management
4 1 (1.27%) Data Migration
4 1 (1.27%) Network Management
4 1 (1.27%) Software Distribution
4 1 (1.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) C#
2 7 (8.86%) SQL
3 2 (2.53%) VBScript
4 1 (1.27%) VB
4 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (78.48%) Security Cleared
2 56 (70.89%) DV Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.33%) MCTS
6 2 (2.53%) MCP
6 2 (2.53%) MCSE
7 1 (1.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (51.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 27 (34.18%) Active Directory
3 16 (20.25%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.53%) XenApp
7 1 (1.27%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) SCOM
2 3 (3.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.80%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (68.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) Citrix
3 13 (16.46%) VMware
4 8 (10.13%) AppSense
5 3 (3.80%) Lumension
5 3 (3.80%) Remedy
5 3 (3.80%) HP
5 3 (3.80%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.27%) Meridio
7 1 (1.27%) Google
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle
7 1 (1.27%) McAfee
7 1 (1.27%) BMC
7 1 (1.27%) Borland
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