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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 43 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.31% 1.41% 2.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.00% 22.22% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Average daily rate £400 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £335 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.81 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -24.73%
SCCM
Wiltshire

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
50 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.05% 6.35% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 20 17
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.53 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) SCOM
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) User Experience

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Availability Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity and Availability Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Tester
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCOM
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
4 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (10.00%) SCSM
4 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Lotus
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds