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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 39 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.96% 2.43% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 36.00% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £275 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +61.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £304
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.06 £23.35 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.24% +3.77%
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
24 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.77% 6.74% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 31
Average daily rate £328 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 £13.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.30% -39.53%
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 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 3 March 2015, 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 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 9 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (50.00%) System Testing
3 9 (50.00%) Symantec
3 9 (50.00%) MSI
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 7 (38.89%) DHCP
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
6 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco
8 3 (16.67%) HP
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix
9 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) LAN
9 2 (11.11%) SMS
9 2 (11.11%) VoIP
9 2 (11.11%) WAN
9 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
1 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) MPLS
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) SMS
2 2 (11.11%) VoIP
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (5.56%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) X-Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Vista
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 2 (11.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) CCEE
2 1 (5.56%) CCA
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.56%) XenApp
6 1 (5.56%) XenServer
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (38.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Avaya
4 2 (11.11%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) BMC
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus