The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 34 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.88% 1.52% 0.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.00% 37.50% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £203 £375 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £308 £298
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £27.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -14.81%
SCCM
East of 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 Bedfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
15 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.69% 4.04% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 3
Median daily rate £298 £400 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% +185.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £333 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £470 £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -19.26%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 5 £140 - 1
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 4 (36.36%) SCOM
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Avaya
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) VCP5
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) French Language
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 2 (18.18%) NFS
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
7 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
7 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
7 1 (9.09%) Finance
7 1 (9.09%) Advertising
7 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
7 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) French Language
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Change Control
1 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
1 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VCP5
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) NFS
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Avaya
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam