The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 110 106 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -33
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.89% 1.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.43% 10.11% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Average daily rate £388 £323 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £265 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £294
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.25 £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
SCCM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
166 178 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.09% 8.85% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 110 82
Average daily rate £425 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £291 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Average hourly rate £12.75 £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.75 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Bradford +19 7 £388 +6.89% 2
Leeds -10 5 £389 +24.89% 6
SCCM
Yorkshire

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 11 (34.38%) SCOM
5 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
5 11 (34.38%) VMware
6 10 (31.25%) Migration
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (25.00%) Office 365
9 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.75%) Finance
11 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
11 5 (15.63%) SQL
11 5 (15.63%) ITIL
11 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (15.63%) Skype
12 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 4 (12.50%) Change Management
12 4 (12.50%) Change Control
12 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (12.50%) Banking
12 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (9.38%) Games
13 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
13 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Skype
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) QlikView
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Migration Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Security Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Regular Expression
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Change Control
3 4 (12.50%) Change Management
3 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) Application Packaging
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.13%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.13%) Coaching
6 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.13%) Document Management
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) MCITP
1 1 (3.13%) MCSA
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) SCOM
2 8 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Opsview
4 1 (3.13%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) Puppet
4 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) Polycom
4 1 (3.13%) Proofpoint
4 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk