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 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 65 60 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs citing SCCM 17 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.88% 1.39% 2.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.98% 17.86% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £130 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £313 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £305
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.45 £17.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -17.07%
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
63 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.97% 7.78% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 42 21
Average daily rate £375 £375 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £300 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -7.77%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
South Wales -12 7 £325 +150.00% 1
North Wales - 7 - -
West Wales - 2 £563 -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) VoIP
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) Service Management
6 5 (22.73%) Change Management
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) Change Control
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Intune
6 5 (22.73%) Flash
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) AdminStudio
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) SCSM
7 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 3 (13.64%) AppSense
8 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (9.09%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) IBM
9 2 (9.09%) NetApp
9 2 (9.09%) Symantec

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (31.82%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) SCCM Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Flash
2 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) NHS
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
2 5 (22.73%) Change Management
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Intune
1 5 (22.73%) SCSM
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) AppSense
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) HP
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