The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 60 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.84% 2.52% 1.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.77% 48.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Average daily rate
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£130 £250 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £203 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £303 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.20% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -1.26%
SCCM
Wales

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 Wales region.

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.56% 5.24% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 14 6
Average daily rate £350 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £205 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £340 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +14.47%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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Job
Vacancies
Newport - - - -
SCCM
Wales

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) McAfee
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (18.75%) R
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) VBScript
8 3 (18.75%) VB
8 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 3 (18.75%) VPN
8 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) Office 365
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Intune
9 2 (12.50%) XenApp

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
4 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) VBScript
1 3 (18.75%) VB
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) MetaFrame
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (12.50%) UAG
4 1 (6.25%) vCloud
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Intune
3 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (12.50%) WSUS
3 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) McAfee
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Sophos
4 2 (12.50%) Websense
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle