The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 96 61 83
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +22
Contract jobs citing SCCM 28 53 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.11% 2.40% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.67% 28.04% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 8
Average daily rate £290 £233 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.73% -41.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £443 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.81 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.91% -28.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.06 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £22.50 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.61 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.10% -25.66%
SCCM
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
150 189 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.96% 8.56% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 94 76
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £210 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.06 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £26.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 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
Birmingham 0 15 £290 -31.76% 2
Shropshire -25 4 - -
Coventry -9 3 £175 -27.08%
Warwickshire +3 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton +2 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
3 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
4 23 (37.70%) Citrix
5 22 (36.07%) Windows 7
6 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
8 14 (22.95%) Windows XP
9 13 (21.31%) Migration
10 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
11 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (18.03%) SCOM
12 10 (16.39%) ITIL
12 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (16.39%) Windows 10
13 9 (14.75%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
13 9 (14.75%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (13.11%) VMware
14 8 (13.11%) Sophos
14 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
14 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (13.11%) Dell
14 8 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (11.48%) XenApp
16 6 (9.84%) LANDesk
16 6 (9.84%) Office 365
16 6 (9.84%) Skype for Business
17 5 (8.20%) SLA
17 5 (8.20%) Service Management

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (6.56%) DNS
2 4 (6.56%) Firewall
2 4 (6.56%) SAN
2 4 (6.56%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
3 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.64%) BGP
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.64%) DHCP
4 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.64%) MPLS
4 1 (1.64%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.64%) Network Security
4 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) InstallShield
1 2 (3.28%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.92%) Legal
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Law
2 2 (3.28%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
2 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (11.48%) Architect
3 7 (11.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) SCCM Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) IT Support
7 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) NHS
3 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.28%) iPad
3 2 (3.28%) iPhone
3 2 (3.28%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 22 (36.07%) Windows 7
3 14 (22.95%) Windows XP
4 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.39%) Windows 10
5 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
7 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Migration
2 10 (16.39%) ITIL
3 8 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (8.20%) Service Management
5 3 (4.92%) Change Control
5 3 (4.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.28%) Facilities Management
6 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.28%) Security Patching
6 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.28%) Ticket Management
6 2 (3.28%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.64%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.64%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.64%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.64%) Release Management
7 1 (1.64%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
3 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) CISSP
5 2 (3.28%) MCITP
6 1 (1.64%) APMP
6 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (11.48%) XenApp
4 5 (8.20%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.92%) vSphere
7 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.28%) IAG
7 2 (3.28%) UAG
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) SCOM
2 4 (6.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (6.56%) SCOrch
2 4 (6.56%) SCSM
3 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Intune
3 2 (3.28%) WSUS
4 1 (1.64%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.70%) Citrix
3 8 (13.11%) Dell
3 8 (13.11%) Sophos
3 8 (13.11%) VMware
4 6 (9.84%) LANDesk
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
6 3 (4.92%) HP
7 2 (3.28%) Altiris
7 2 (3.28%) iManage
7 2 (3.28%) Mitel
7 2 (3.28%) SafeCom
8 1 (1.64%) CA
8 1 (1.64%) Nimsoft
8 1 (1.64%) Remedy
8 1 (1.64%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
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