The first table below looks at the demand for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 27 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.87% 1.31% 1.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 20.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
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£118 £363 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.58% +38.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £206 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £470 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-24.39% +2.50%
Systems Management Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.60% 6.56% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 5
Average daily rate £275 £350 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +54.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £400 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.65 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.59% +242.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
SCCM
Yorkshire

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Sheffield +6 8 £115 -71.31% 2
Doncaster - - - -
SCCM
Yorkshire

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
3 10 (52.63%) Migration
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) Application Packaging
6 5 (26.32%) SCOM
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) MCSE
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) SCVMM
8 3 (15.79%) Project Management
8 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.79%) HP
9 2 (10.53%) MS Office
9 2 (10.53%) MCP
9 2 (10.53%) 3G
9 2 (10.53%) DHCP
9 2 (10.53%) DNS
9 2 (10.53%) Workflow
9 2 (10.53%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) MCITP
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) 3G
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Migration Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Build Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Deployment Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
1 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) MCP
3 2 (10.53%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) CCAA
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) CCA
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCEA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCOM
2 3 (15.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Compaq
4 1 (5.26%) Dell
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix