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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 25 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 4 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.42% 1.23% 6.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.46% 30.77% 54.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 30
Median daily rate £200 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +105.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £14.40 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.31% -17.71%
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
39 13 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.50% 3.99% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 53
Median daily rate £250 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +105.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 - 8 £263 -
Bedford - 6 £200 -
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 23 (67.65%) Windows
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) VMware
4 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (35.29%) Citrix
6 11 (32.35%) HP
6 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
6 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
7 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (26.47%) vSphere
8 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
10 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
10 7 (20.59%) Dell
10 7 (20.59%) Avaya
10 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
10 7 (20.59%) Identity Management
10 7 (20.59%) Backup Exec
10 7 (20.59%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
12 5 (14.71%) Firewall
12 5 (14.71%) SCOM
12 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
12 5 (14.71%) ITIL
12 5 (14.71%) SLA
12 5 (14.71%) Finance

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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
4 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.94%) PaaS
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) IP Telephony
2 4 (11.76%) MPLS
3 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) FTP
4 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 2 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) French Language
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Technician
5 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) CMDB
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
6 5 (14.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.88%) Solaris
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Identity Management
2 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (11.76%) IT Asset Management
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) Email Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Server Building
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) Data Management
7 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCITP
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) VCP5
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) vSphere
4 7 (20.59%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.76%) XenApp
6 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Backup Exec
2 5 (14.71%) SCOM
3 3 (8.82%) WSUS
4 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.88%) Simpana
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 11 (32.35%) HP
5 7 (20.59%) Avaya
5 7 (20.59%) Dell
6 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
7 4 (11.76%) ServiceNow
7 4 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco
8 2 (5.88%) CommVault
8 2 (5.88%) IBM
8 2 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (5.88%) Nortel
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (2.94%) Veeam