The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 56 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.36% 1.32% 1.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.85% 17.31% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Average daily rate £338 £153 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.31% -52.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £138 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £393 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.36% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.61 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -25.66%
SCCM
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
52 52 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.19% 7.62% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 21
Average daily rate £325 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £528 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -4 13 £338 +121.31%
West Wales - 1 £350 -
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
4 9 (32.14%) ServiceNow
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) Service Management
6 7 (25.00%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) Change Management
7 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
8 5 (17.86%) ITSM
8 5 (17.86%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) VoIP
8 5 (17.86%) Project Governance
8 5 (17.86%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (17.86%) Software Licensing
8 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) IT Asset Management
9 4 (14.29%) Change Control
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Intune
9 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (14.29%) SCSM
9 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (14.29%) IBM
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 4 (14.29%) HP
9 4 (14.29%) Remedy
9 4 (14.29%) AdminStudio
9 4 (14.29%) BMC

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) AdminStudio
1 4 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.57%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Asset Management Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Software Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Deployment Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Release Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) Android
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Service Management
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
4 6 (21.43%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) IT Asset Management
5 5 (17.86%) ITSM
5 5 (17.86%) Project Governance
5 5 (17.86%) Software Asset Management
5 5 (17.86%) Software Licensing
6 4 (14.29%) Change Control
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) Migration
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
7 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 2 (7.14%) Validation
7 2 (7.14%) Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
2 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (14.29%) SCSM
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Intune
1 4 (14.29%) WSUS
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) ServiceNow
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) BMC
4 4 (14.29%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 4 (14.29%) Remedy
5 2 (7.14%) Adobe
5 2 (7.14%) Apple
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Sage
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam