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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 70 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing SCCM 20 32 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.42% 2.49% 1.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.18% 35.96% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £499 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £19.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £21.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.38% -23.63%
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
110 89 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.83% 6.93% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 49 59
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 18
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.50 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -15.53%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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
Guildford -3 3 £285 -24.00%
Woking - 2 £280 - 2
Leatherhead -4 1 - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 36 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 24 (47.06%) VMware
4 22 (43.14%) SCOM
5 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
6 18 (35.29%) Hyper-V
7 17 (33.33%) SQL
8 16 (31.37%) SAN
8 16 (31.37%) UAG
9 14 (27.45%) SolarWinds
9 14 (27.45%) Windows 7
9 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
10 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
10 13 (25.49%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
11 12 (23.53%) ISA Server
12 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (19.61%) F5
13 10 (19.61%) Finance
13 10 (19.61%) MS Office
13 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
14 9 (17.65%) Citrix
15 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (15.69%) DNS
16 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
16 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
16 7 (13.73%) Migration
16 7 (13.73%) Application Packaging

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Lync
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Office
2 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) SAN
2 8 (15.69%) DNS
3 6 (11.76%) VPN
4 4 (7.84%) DHCP
4 4 (7.84%) Firewall
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (5.88%) Wireless
5 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.88%) WAN
5 3 (5.88%) LAN
5 3 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (3.92%) WLAN
6 2 (3.92%) MPLS
6 2 (3.92%) BGP
6 2 (3.92%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.92%) TACACS
6 2 (3.92%) VRRP
6 2 (3.92%) IPsec
6 2 (3.92%) NAS
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Architect
2 10 (19.61%) Technical Architect
3 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Field Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Packager
8 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) PKI
2 3 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) AS400
4 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 43 (84.31%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.92%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Load Balancing
1 13 (25.49%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (13.73%) Migration
3 5 (9.80%) ITIL
4 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (3.92%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.92%) Budget Control
5 2 (3.92%) High Availability
5 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.96%) Coaching
6 1 (1.96%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.96%) Change Control
6 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.84%) VBScript
4 2 (3.92%) VB
5 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) MCSE
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) CCIE
4 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.96%) MCDST
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 18 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 16 (31.37%) UAG
4 12 (23.53%) Forefront TMG
4 12 (23.53%) ISA Server
5 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (13.73%) XenDesktop
7 6 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (7.84%) XenApp
9 2 (3.92%) vSphere
10 1 (1.96%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.96%) XenServer
10 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (43.14%) SCOM
2 3 (5.88%) WSUS
3 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.92%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (3.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) VMware
2 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (27.45%) SolarWinds
4 10 (19.61%) F5
5 9 (17.65%) Citrix
6 6 (11.76%) Altiris
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco
7 5 (9.80%) HP
8 3 (5.88%) AppSense
8 3 (5.88%) NetApp
9 2 (3.92%) CommVault
9 2 (3.92%) Symantec
9 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.96%) Lotus
10 1 (1.96%) BMC
10 1 (1.96%) Dell
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle
10 1 (1.96%) Sybase