The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 2 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 67 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 23 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.60% 2.05% 2.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.33% 27.45% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £226 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £304
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.41 £23.20 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-29.26% +3.11%
SCCM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
119 102 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.28% 7.46% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 57 60
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 14
Average hourly rate £59.00 £25.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.12% -23.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Staines - 3 - - 1
Woking - 2 £280 - 1
Leatherhead -3 1 - -
Guildford -6 1 £285 -24.00%
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
4 20 (46.51%) VMware
5 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (30.23%) SCOM
6 13 (30.23%) Windows 7
7 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (27.91%) SQL
8 11 (25.58%) DNS
8 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
8 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (25.58%) Application Packaging
9 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
10 9 (20.93%) Citrix
10 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
10 9 (20.93%) Migration
10 9 (20.93%) Finance
10 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (18.60%) Lync
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (18.60%) SAN
11 8 (18.60%) Cisco
12 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
12 7 (16.28%) DHCP
12 7 (16.28%) VBScript
12 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (16.28%) Firewall
12 7 (16.28%) WSUS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.60%) Lync
4 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Office
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) DNS
2 8 (18.60%) SAN
3 7 (16.28%) Firewall
3 7 (16.28%) DHCP
4 6 (13.95%) VPN
5 5 (11.63%) LAN
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
6 3 (6.98%) Wireless
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.98%) NAS
7 2 (4.65%) xDSL
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.65%) HSRP
7 2 (4.65%) IPsec
7 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.65%) VPLS
7 2 (4.65%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (4.65%) WLAN
7 2 (4.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Architect
1 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (9.30%) Field Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Field Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Applications Packager
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) PKI
2 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (30.23%) Windows 7
4 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.95%) Windows 2000
7 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.33%) Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Migration
2 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
3 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL
5 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Budget Control
6 2 (4.65%) High Availability
6 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 7 (16.28%) VBScript
3 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.63%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.63%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (16.28%) UAG
6 6 (13.95%) XenApp
7 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
8 3 (6.98%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (6.98%) ISA Server
9 2 (4.65%) vSphere
10 1 (2.33%) DFS Replication
10 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) SCOM
2 7 (16.28%) WSUS
3 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
4 3 (6.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (4.65%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Citrix
4 8 (18.60%) Cisco
5 6 (13.95%) NetApp
5 6 (13.95%) Altiris
6 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds
6 5 (11.63%) HP
7 4 (9.30%) Oracle
7 4 (9.30%) AppSense
8 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.65%) F5
9 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Lotus
9 1 (2.33%) Symantec