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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 81 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 12 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.74% 1.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.43% 8.46% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 12
Average daily rate
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£210 £220 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -30.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £20.38 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.42% +3.16%
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
105 130 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.39% 8.80% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 79 62
Average daily rate £338 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £17.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £22.00 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 September 2014. 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
Leeds +7 9 £210 -
Wakefield -6 2 - - 2
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - -
SCCM
Yorkshire

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
5 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (30.56%) Migration
7 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 9 (25.00%) VMware
8 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (22.22%) SCOM
10 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (16.67%) EMC
11 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
12 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
12 5 (13.89%) SQL
12 5 (13.89%) ITIL
12 5 (13.89%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (13.89%) HP
13 4 (11.11%) Time Management
14 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
14 3 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
14 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (8.33%) vSphere
14 3 (8.33%) InstallShield
14 3 (8.33%) Oracle
14 3 (8.33%) VBScript

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.56%) Lync
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LAN
1 3 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) MPLS
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Wireless
2 2 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) InstallShield
2 2 (5.56%) AdminStudio
2 2 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Server Support
3 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Wintel Support
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) XMPP
2 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.56%) PDA
2 1 (2.78%) Statistics
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Phone
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) Time Management
4 3 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (5.56%) Master Data Management
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.78%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.78%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.78%) Network Management
6 1 (2.78%) Validation
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) UAG
5 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.56%) Xen
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) Sysprep
2 2 (5.56%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) EMC
4 5 (13.89%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 3 (8.33%) NetApp
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Sophos
6 2 (5.56%) Acronis
6 2 (5.56%) Becrypt
6 2 (5.56%) Altiris
7 1 (2.78%) Brocade
7 1 (2.78%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.78%) McAfee
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) Siemens