The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 42 54 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Contract jobs citing SCCM 20 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.86% 1.02% 3.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.39% 18.42% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 9
Average daily rate £450 £200 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £250 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.81 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -29.75%
SCCM
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
82 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 11.71% 5.55% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 21 29
Average daily rate £370 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £531 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.06% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.53 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% -2.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.15 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.91 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -3.71%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 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
Swindon +1 5 £400 +100.00% 1
Salisbury - 5 £450 -
Malmesbury - 2 £325 -
SCCM
South West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (73.33%) Windows
3 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (33.33%) VMware
4 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (26.67%) WSUS
5 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
6 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (20.00%) SCOM
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 6 (20.00%) ITIL
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.67%) ITSM
9 4 (13.33%) VB
9 4 (13.33%) .NET
9 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.33%) DNS
9 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
9 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
10 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) NAS
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Packager
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Availability Manager
5 2 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity and Availability Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Server Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) ITSM
3 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) VB
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
5 1 (3.33%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) WSUS
2 6 (20.00%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (10.00%) Adobe
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Lotus
5 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.33%) Splunk