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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 56 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Contract jobs citing SCCM 53 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.45% 1.01% 1.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.44% 15.79% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 13
Average daily rate
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£225 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £166 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% -37.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.45 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.05 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-20.98% -26.36%
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
180 133 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.32% 6.38% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 76 29
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% -21.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.00 £16.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £155.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

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 30 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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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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 +7 12 £450 +181.25% 4
Coventry +10 9 £240 -
Wolverhampton +4 3 £203 -
Herefordshire - 3 £193 -
Solihull +4 2 £363 - 1
Warwickshire -2 2 - -
Staffordshire +5 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
West Bromwich - - - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 90 (87.38%) Windows
2 45 (43.69%) Active Directory
3 39 (37.86%) Windows 7
4 34 (33.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (29.13%) DNS
6 28 (27.18%) DHCP
7 27 (26.21%) Microsoft
8 26 (25.24%) VMware
9 25 (24.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (23.30%) ITIL
10 24 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (22.33%) Windows XP
12 22 (21.36%) Migration
12 22 (21.36%) Security Cleared
13 21 (20.39%) MS Office
14 20 (19.42%) SCOM
15 18 (17.48%) HP
16 17 (16.50%) Citrix
16 17 (16.50%) PowerShell
17 13 (12.62%) SC Cleared
18 12 (11.65%) Dell
19 11 (10.68%) EMC
19 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
19 11 (10.68%) Blackberry
20 10 (9.71%) NetBackup
20 10 (9.71%) Business Continuity
20 10 (9.71%) MS Exchange
20 10 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 10 (9.71%) XenApp
21 9 (8.74%) DV Cleared

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (9.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (4.85%) Lync
3 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.97%) Apache
5 1 (0.97%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (20.39%) MS Office
2 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.97%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (29.13%) DNS
2 28 (27.18%) DHCP
3 9 (8.74%) SAN
4 7 (6.80%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.85%) VoIP
5 5 (4.85%) NAS
5 5 (4.85%) VLAN
6 4 (3.88%) LAN
7 3 (2.91%) Firewall
7 3 (2.91%) VPN
8 2 (1.94%) WAN
8 2 (1.94%) Wireless
9 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.97%) HTTP
9 1 (0.97%) 3G
9 1 (0.97%) Internet
9 1 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.97%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MSI
General
1 6 (5.83%) Local Government
2 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) Server Engineer
2 19 (18.45%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (15.53%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) Server Support
5 11 (10.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (9.71%) Analyst
7 9 (8.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (8.74%) Senior Server Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Administrator
8 6 (5.83%) Service Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.88%) Architect
10 4 (3.88%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.80%) NHS
3 5 (4.85%) PDA
4 3 (2.91%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.94%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 90 (87.38%) Windows
2 39 (37.86%) Windows 7
3 34 (33.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (24.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (23.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (22.33%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.88%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.88%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.97%) Fedora
9 1 (0.97%) UNIX
9 1 (0.97%) Linux
9 1 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.30%) ITIL
2 22 (21.36%) Migration
3 10 (9.71%) Business Continuity
4 6 (5.83%) Service Management
5 5 (4.85%) ITSM
5 5 (4.85%) Project Planning
6 4 (3.88%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.91%) CRM
7 3 (2.91%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.91%) Data Migration
8 2 (1.94%) System Testing
8 2 (1.94%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.94%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (1.94%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.94%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.94%) Change Management
8 2 (1.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (0.97%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (0.97%) Security Management
9 1 (0.97%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.50%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.77%) SQL
3 5 (4.85%) VB
4 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.62%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (8.74%) DV Cleared
5 8 (7.77%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (6.80%) MCP
7 6 (5.83%) MCSE
8 3 (2.91%) MCSA
9 2 (1.94%) MCITP
10 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (43.69%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.71%) XenApp
3 7 (6.80%) XenServer
3 7 (6.80%) XenDesktop
4 5 (4.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (4.85%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.97%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.97%) vSphere
5 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.97%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 20 (19.42%) SCOM
2 10 (9.71%) NetBackup
3 4 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.91%) WMI
4 3 (2.91%) SCSM
4 3 (2.91%) Sysprep
4 3 (2.91%) WSUS
5 1 (0.97%) DameWare
5 1 (0.97%) Nagios
5 1 (0.97%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 27 (26.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (25.24%) VMware
3 18 (17.48%) HP
4 17 (16.50%) Citrix
5 12 (11.65%) Dell
6 11 (10.68%) EMC
7 5 (4.85%) Cisco
8 2 (1.94%) Symantec
8 2 (1.94%) Remedy
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle
9 1 (0.97%) CA
9 1 (0.97%) CommVault
9 1 (0.97%) Nimsoft
9 1 (0.97%) Spiceworks
9 1 (0.97%) LANDesk
9 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
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