The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 89 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing SCCM 32 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.32% 0.60% 1.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.13% 7.65% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 15
Average daily rate
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£218 £148 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.45% -50.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £123 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £310 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £317 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £20.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.97% +3.79%
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 Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
159 170 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.56% 7.88% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 105 82
Average daily rate £325 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £128 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £16.80 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.04 £44.70
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 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 18 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 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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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
West Yorkshire -1 12 £210 -4.54% 1
North Yorkshire +10 9 £225 -
South Yorkshire +14 8 £335 +127.11% 3
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 66 (85.71%) Windows
2 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
3 37 (48.05%) Windows 7
4 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
5 30 (38.96%) Migration
6 22 (28.57%) VMware
7 21 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (23.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (19.48%) SCOM
10 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
12 11 (14.29%) Windows XP
12 11 (14.29%) HP
13 10 (12.99%) Citrix
13 10 (12.99%) Windows 8
14 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
14 9 (11.69%) InstallShield
14 9 (11.69%) Cisco
15 8 (10.39%) MCSE
15 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (10.39%) Finance
16 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (9.09%) Application Packaging
16 7 (9.09%) EMC
16 7 (9.09%) MSI
16 7 (9.09%) DHCP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) Lync
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.30%) IIS
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) DHCP
1 7 (9.09%) DNS
2 4 (5.19%) SAN
2 4 (5.19%) Firewall
3 3 (3.90%) Wireless
3 3 (3.90%) LAN
3 3 (3.90%) VoIP
4 2 (2.60%) WAN
4 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.60%) VPN
4 2 (2.60%) 3G
4 2 (2.60%) MPLS
4 2 (2.60%) IPsec
5 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (11.69%) InstallShield
2 7 (9.09%) MSI
3 2 (2.60%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (10.39%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) German Language
3 2 (2.60%) Publishing
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 7 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Migration Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) SCCM Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.19%) Applications Packager
6 4 (5.19%) Server Support
6 4 (5.19%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Build Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Server Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.60%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.60%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.60%) PDA
3 1 (1.30%) Statistics
3 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) NHS
3 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (85.71%) Windows
2 37 (48.05%) Windows 7
3 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 10 (12.99%) Windows 8
6 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) Migration
2 6 (7.79%) ITIL
3 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (5.19%) Time Management
4 4 (5.19%) Project Management
4 4 (5.19%) Validation
5 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.90%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (3.90%) Data Management
6 2 (2.60%) Workflow
6 2 (2.60%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.60%) Master Data Management
6 2 (2.60%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.30%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.30%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (1.30%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.30%) Change Management
7 1 (1.30%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.30%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.30%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.79%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) VBScript
3 4 (5.19%) VB
4 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) MCSE
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.79%) MCP
3 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) MCITP
5 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) MCSA
6 1 (1.30%) CCA
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.30%) CCEA
6 1 (1.30%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (23.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.09%) vSphere
5 4 (5.19%) XenApp
6 3 (3.90%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.90%) MetaFrame
6 3 (3.90%) ISA Server
6 3 (3.90%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.60%) UAG
7 2 (2.60%) Xen
7 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) SCOM
2 4 (5.19%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.60%) Sysprep
3 2 (2.60%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.57%) VMware
3 11 (14.29%) HP
4 10 (12.99%) Citrix
5 9 (11.69%) Cisco
6 7 (9.09%) EMC
7 6 (7.79%) IBM
7 6 (7.79%) NetApp
8 3 (3.90%) Remedy
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle
8 3 (3.90%) Dell
8 3 (3.90%) Sophos
9 2 (2.60%) Acronis
9 2 (2.60%) Becrypt
9 2 (2.60%) Altiris
10 1 (1.30%) Computacenter
10 1 (1.30%) Brocade
10 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.30%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.30%) McAfee