The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 20 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 29 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.66% 1.81% 1.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 74.36% 33.33% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £19.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-16.89% -30.35%
SCCM
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Systems Management Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
39 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.64% 5.43% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 7
Average daily rate £280 £268 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.67% -20.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £205 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £325 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.40 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.69%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 4 £288 - 3
SCCM
South West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
5 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.00%) VMware
6 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (18.75%) MS Office
7 6 (18.75%) Office 365
8 5 (15.63%) Linux
8 5 (15.63%) WSUS
9 4 (12.50%) SQL
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.50%) Citrix
9 4 (12.50%) MSI
10 3 (9.38%) MySQL
10 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.38%) IIS
10 3 (9.38%) Apache
10 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.38%) Migration
10 3 (9.38%) Application Packaging
10 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
10 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.25%) IBM
11 2 (6.25%) Symantec

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.38%) IIS
4 3 (9.38%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Consultant
1 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) SCCM Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
7 1 (3.13%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) XenApp
3 2 (6.25%) XenServer
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) WSUS
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp