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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 26 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.58% 1.24% 2.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 23.08% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£413 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £18.36 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.36% +4.91%
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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 Slough region.

Systems Management Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
16 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.32% 5.39% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 8
Average daily rate £288 £226 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.07% -46.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £207 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £309 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (80.00%) Brocade
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (60.00%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (60.00%) Samba
3 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (60.00%) Lync
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (60.00%) Samba
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (80.00%) Brocade
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco