The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 93 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing SCCM 191 176 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.07% 1.94% 2.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.88% 21.39% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 112 112
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £429 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £306
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 19
Average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.54% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.59 £24.50 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.08 £19.04
% change year-on-year
+18.15% -15.54%
SCCM
England

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

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
961 823 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.41% 9.06% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 411 453
Average daily rate £390 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 59
Average hourly rate £20.19 £16.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -25.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -14.77%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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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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
Berkshire +14 47 £417 +11.20% 10
Hampshire +12 43 £340 +9.67% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 22 £388 +21.56% 3
Oxfordshire -16 20 £150 -27.27%
Surrey -3 19 £369 +3.87% 9
West Sussex -25 16 £323 +43.33% 4
East Sussex 0 10 £331 -
Kent 0 10 £470 +34.28% 2
Middlesex - 3 £251 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 381 (85.04%) Windows
2 256 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 238 (53.13%) Microsoft
4 189 (42.19%) Windows 7
5 174 (38.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 170 (37.95%) VMware
7 148 (33.04%) Security Cleared
8 105 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 105 (23.44%) Citrix
9 94 (20.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 93 (20.76%) SCOM
11 90 (20.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 87 (19.42%) SQL
13 84 (18.75%) HP
14 79 (17.63%) MS Excel
14 79 (17.63%) Microsoft App-V
15 78 (17.41%) MS Exchange
16 76 (16.96%) DV Cleared
16 76 (16.96%) Hyper-V
17 71 (15.85%) PowerShell
18 65 (14.51%) SC Cleared
19 60 (13.39%) ITIL
20 59 (13.17%) SQL Server
21 57 (12.72%) DNS
21 57 (12.72%) SAN
21 57 (12.72%) Migration
22 56 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
22 56 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
23 54 (12.05%) vSphere
24 52 (11.61%) Windows XP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 78 (17.41%) MS Exchange
2 56 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (11.61%) SharePoint
4 36 (8.04%) Lync
5 31 (6.92%) IIS
6 25 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 18 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.67%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.67%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.67%) Documentum
12 2 (0.45%) JBoss
13 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 79 (17.63%) MS Excel
2 50 (11.16%) MS Office
3 15 (3.35%) MS Project
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP CCM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.15%) Office 365
2 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.12%) IaaS
4 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (12.72%) DNS
1 57 (12.72%) SAN
2 41 (9.15%) DHCP
2 41 (9.15%) Firewall
3 33 (7.37%) TCP/IP
4 27 (6.03%) LAN
5 22 (4.91%) WAN
5 22 (4.91%) VPN
6 17 (3.79%) Internet
7 11 (2.46%) ATM
7 11 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (2.01%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (1.79%) NetScaler
9 8 (1.79%) VLAN
9 8 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (1.56%) VoIP
11 6 (1.34%) SNMP
11 6 (1.34%) NAS
12 5 (1.12%) FCoE
13 4 (0.89%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.79%) MySQL
6 7 (1.56%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.12%) SSDT
7 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.45%) DB2
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (5.58%) MSI
2 8 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.56%) Subversion
4 6 (1.34%) InstallShield
4 6 (1.34%) Wise Package Studio
5 5 (1.12%) MSBuild
5 5 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.12%) StarTeam
5 5 (1.12%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.12%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.12%) WinDbg
6 2 (0.45%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.22%) AdminStudio
General
1 38 (8.48%) Finance
2 18 (4.02%) Banking
3 13 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 11 (2.46%) Retail
5 7 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.89%) Back Office
6 4 (0.89%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.45%) Advertising
7 2 (0.45%) Publishing
7 2 (0.45%) Local Government
8 1 (0.22%) Games
8 1 (0.22%) Military
8 1 (0.22%) Law
8 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (14.73%) Analyst
2 46 (10.27%) Applications Packager
3 43 (9.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (8.71%) Support Engineer
5 38 (8.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 37 (8.26%) Support Analyst
6 37 (8.26%) Consultant
7 26 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (4.91%) Desktop Engineer
8 22 (4.91%) Project Manager
9 21 (4.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 20 (4.46%) Wintel Engineer
11 19 (4.24%) Architect
12 17 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 16 (3.57%) Desktop Support
14 15 (3.35%) Administrator
14 15 (3.35%) Server Engineer
15 12 (2.68%) IT Support
16 10 (2.23%) Desktop Analyst
16 10 (2.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.26%) .NET
2 29 (6.47%) Application Packaging
3 10 (2.23%) Software Packaging
4 5 (1.12%) X-Windows
5 3 (0.67%) Regular Expression
5 3 (0.67%) ODBC
6 2 (0.45%) Middleware
7 1 (0.22%) ActiveX
7 1 (0.22%) SOAP
7 1 (0.22%) WCF
7 1 (0.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.49%) Clustering
2 45 (10.04%) Data Centre
3 29 (6.47%) Blackberry
4 25 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (5.36%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.68%) PKI
6 12 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.56%) BYOD
7 7 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.56%) Device Driver
8 5 (1.12%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.12%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.12%) iPhone
8 5 (1.12%) HP Storage
8 5 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (0.89%) iPad
9 4 (0.89%) NHS
9 4 (0.89%) Replication
9 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 381 (85.04%) Windows
2 189 (42.19%) Windows 7
3 174 (38.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 94 (20.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (11.61%) Windows XP
7 33 (7.37%) Windows 8
8 23 (5.13%) Linux
9 20 (4.46%) UNIX
10 12 (2.68%) Windows 2000
11 8 (1.79%) HPUX
12 7 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.12%) Windows Vista
13 5 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.67%) Solaris
15 2 (0.45%) AIX
15 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (13.39%) ITIL
2 57 (12.72%) Migration
3 37 (8.26%) Configuration Management
4 18 (4.02%) Problem Management
5 16 (3.57%) Server Building
6 13 (2.90%) Patch Management
7 12 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (2.46%) Logistics
8 11 (2.46%) Project Planning
8 11 (2.46%) Software Delivery
9 10 (2.23%) PRINCE2
10 9 (2.01%) Service Management
10 9 (2.01%) Change Management
10 9 (2.01%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (1.79%) Data Migration
12 7 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (1.34%) Incident Management
13 6 (1.34%) Customer Engagement
13 6 (1.34%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (19.42%) SQL
2 71 (15.85%) PowerShell
3 48 (10.71%) VBScript
4 34 (7.59%) C#
5 17 (3.79%) VB
6 6 (1.34%) Perl
6 6 (1.34%) Python
7 5 (1.12%) C
7 5 (1.12%) C++/CLI
7 5 (1.12%) C++
8 3 (0.67%) VBA
9 2 (0.45%) Java
9 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.22%) PHP
10 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 148 (33.04%) Security Cleared
2 76 (16.96%) DV Cleared
3 65 (14.51%) SC Cleared
4 56 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (9.15%) MCSE
6 19 (4.24%) MCP
7 14 (3.13%) MCSA
8 13 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (2.68%) Degree
10 10 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (2.23%) CCNA
11 7 (1.56%) MCITP
11 7 (1.56%) VCP4
12 6 (1.34%) MCTS
13 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.45%) MCPD
14 2 (0.45%) MCSD
14 2 (0.45%) CCNP
14 2 (0.45%) CCA
15 1 (0.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.02%) SLA
2 4 (0.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.45%) PMBOK
3 2 (0.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 256 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 90 (20.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (17.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 76 (16.96%) Hyper-V
5 54 (12.05%) vSphere
6 49 (10.94%) XenApp
7 35 (7.81%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.13%) UAG
9 8 (1.79%) BitLocker
9 8 (1.79%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.12%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.89%) XenServer
13 3 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.67%) Firmware
13 3 (0.67%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.67%) Samba
14 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 93 (20.76%) SCOM
2 29 (6.47%) WSUS
3 28 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 16 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 16 (3.57%) SCSM
5 13 (2.90%) SCOrch
6 12 (2.68%) SCVMM
7 9 (2.01%) NetBackup
8 8 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 7 (1.56%) SCDPM
9 7 (1.56%) vMotion
10 6 (1.34%) SAP Afaria
10 6 (1.34%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.34%) HP SIM
11 5 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.89%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.67%) MOM
13 3 (0.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 238 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 170 (37.95%) VMware
3 105 (23.44%) Citrix
4 84 (18.75%) HP
5 46 (10.27%) Cisco
6 26 (5.80%) Oracle
6 26 (5.80%) Dell
7 24 (5.36%) AppSense
8 18 (4.02%) McAfee
8 18 (4.02%) 3PAR
9 15 (3.35%) Symantec
10 14 (3.13%) NetApp
10 14 (3.13%) Lumension
11 13 (2.90%) EMC
12 12 (2.68%) SolarWinds
13 11 (2.46%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.46%) Apple
14 10 (2.23%) Remedy
15 7 (1.56%) Altiris
16 6 (1.34%) Brocade
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