The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 36 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.05% 2.05% 1.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.75% 46.67% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
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£275 £363 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -4.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £13.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £20.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.01%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Systems Management Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
48 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.96% 4.39% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 22
Average daily rate £350 £525 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +39.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £193 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £13.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.89% -38.88%
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 Swindon

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) MSI
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) System Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) AdminStudio
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) SCDPM
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) ARCserve
5 2 (22.22%) 3G
5 2 (22.22%) CAD
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) MCITP
6 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
6 1 (11.11%) SCOM

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MSI
2 3 (33.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Packager
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) CAD
2 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) ARCserve
1 2 (22.22%) SCDPM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix