The first table below looks at the demand for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 69 68 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Contract jobs citing SCCM 52 43 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.02% 2.09% 0.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.01% 25.29% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 14
Average daily rate £225 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £186 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £403 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-0.83% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+24.28% -
Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
226 170 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.79% 8.24% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 101 130
Average daily rate £310 £330 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 7
Average hourly rate £27.00 £14.75 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.05% -19.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.48 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.60 £22.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
SCCM
England

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -6 31 £225 +25.00% 8
South Yorkshire -13 13 £269 -25.34%
North Yorkshire - 6 £235 - 3
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 57 (81.43%) Windows
2 36 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 33 (47.14%) Windows 7
4 32 (45.71%) Active Directory
5 21 (30.00%) Migration
6 19 (27.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (25.71%) SCOM
8 16 (22.86%) InstallShield
9 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (20.00%) VMware
11 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
12 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (12.86%) Citrix
13 9 (12.86%) Application Packaging
14 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (11.43%) MSI
14 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
15 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
15 7 (10.00%) MCSE
15 7 (10.00%) ITIL
16 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
16 6 (8.57%) SQL
17 5 (7.14%) Windows XP
17 5 (7.14%) HP
17 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
17 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 4 (5.71%) WSUS
18 4 (5.71%) Veeam

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (4.29%) Lync
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) DNS
1 4 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
2 2 (2.86%) SAN
2 2 (2.86%) 3G
2 2 (2.86%) MPLS
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) Wireless
2 2 (2.86%) IPsec
3 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) InstallShield
2 8 (11.43%) MSI
3 3 (4.29%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.43%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
1 3 (4.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (11.43%) Applications Packager
3 7 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Deployment Team Leader
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.71%) Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.29%) Architect
6 3 (4.29%) Consultant
6 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Rollout Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.86%) XMPP
3 1 (1.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.43%) NHS
1 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
1 1 (1.43%) Clustering
1 1 (1.43%) Statistics
1 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
1 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (81.43%) Windows
2 33 (47.14%) Windows 7
3 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Migration
2 7 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (5.71%) Software Deployment
4 3 (4.29%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (4.29%) Project Management
4 3 (4.29%) Data Management
4 3 (4.29%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (2.86%) Validation
5 2 (2.86%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.86%) Change Management
5 2 (2.86%) Master Data Management
5 2 (2.86%) Software Distribution
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.43%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.43%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.43%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.43%) Workflow
6 1 (1.43%) ERP
6 1 (1.43%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) SQL
1 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) VBScript
3 1 (1.43%) C
3 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) MCSE
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) MCTS
4 1 (1.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.71%) vSphere
7 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.86%) Xen
7 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (25.71%) SCOM
2 4 (5.71%) WSUS
2 4 (5.71%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.86%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.00%) VMware
3 9 (12.86%) Citrix
4 5 (7.14%) HP
5 4 (5.71%) CommVault
5 4 (5.71%) McAfee
5 4 (5.71%) Sophos
5 4 (5.71%) Veeam
6 3 (4.29%) Oracle
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco
6 3 (4.29%) IBM
7 2 (2.86%) EMC
7 2 (2.86%) NetApp
7 2 (2.86%) Altiris
7 2 (2.86%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.86%) Becrypt
8 1 (1.43%) Brocade
8 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.43%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.43%) Remedy
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