The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 27 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.12% - 1.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.38% - 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£130 - £88
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
-0.80% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £12.00
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 Slough region.

Systems Management Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
39 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 13.78% 7.06% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 2
Average daily rate £303 £253 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.80% +34.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £208 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £497 £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £48.75 £22.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.10% +85.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCCM across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCCM across the Slough region.

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Slough

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCCM across the Slough region.

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Lync
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (40.00%) vSphere
4 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (40.00%) Brocade
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (40.00%) ProCurve
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) MCSE
4 4 (40.00%) MCSA

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 5 (50.00%) Lync
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP CCM
1 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) VLAN
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (30.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) MOS
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (40.00%) vSphere
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (30.00%) Samba
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
3 4 (40.00%) ProCurve
3 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (20.00%) McAfee
5 2 (20.00%) BT
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) CA
5 2 (20.00%) JD Edwards
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow