The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 29 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing SCCM 10 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.81% 1.06% 1.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.48% 18.18% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Average daily rate
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£244 £240 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £20.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.01%
SCCM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
29 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.15% 5.80% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 3
Average daily rate £275 £375 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £271 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £400 £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
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 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +11.11%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Sheffield +12 6 £119 -63.46%
Doncaster 0 3 £335 +116.12%
SCCM
Yorkshire

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Migration
4 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) HP
5 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) SCOM
5 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) MS Office
6 5 (25.00%) MCP
6 5 (25.00%) DHCP
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) XenApp
7 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging
8 3 (15.00%) German Language
8 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
8 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.00%) ISA Server
8 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) 3G
3 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (15.00%) German Language
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Server Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Deployment Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCP
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCEA
4 1 (5.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) XenApp
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (15.00%) MetaFrame
4 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 3 (15.00%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) HP
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Compaq
5 1 (5.00%) Dell