The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 35 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.94% 1.08% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.50% 25.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£175 £263 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £263 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £263 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £20.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.01%
SCCM
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Systems Management Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
40 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.81% 4.30% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 17
Average daily rate £384 £306 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.30% +13.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +58.53%
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 Suffolk

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SCCM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) WSUS
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) MCITP
6 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Clustering
6 1 (5.88%) CCNA
6 1 (5.88%) MCP
6 1 (5.88%) MS Office
6 1 (5.88%) MCSE
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
6 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Analyst
5 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
6 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 1 (5.88%) Desktop Team Leader
8 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
1 1 (5.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) HP