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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 29 34 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 4 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.79% 1.36% 8.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.67% 25.00% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 34
Median daily rate £80 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.06 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -6.06%
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
12 16 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.30% 5.42% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 41
Median daily rate £413 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £495 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

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
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 8 December 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 +10 5 £80 -68.00%
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
4 11 (47.83%) HP
5 10 (43.48%) Citrix
5 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (43.48%) vSphere
6 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
7 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
8 7 (30.43%) Dell
8 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
8 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
9 6 (26.09%) Avaya
9 6 (26.09%) XenApp
10 5 (21.74%) Office 365
10 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
10 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
10 5 (21.74%) Firewall
10 5 (21.74%) Identity Management
10 5 (21.74%) Finance
11 4 (17.39%) Migration
11 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (17.39%) Asset Management

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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) G Suite
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
3 3 (13.04%) DHCP
3 3 (13.04%) MPLS
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) FTP
4 2 (8.70%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Hardware Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Web Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Identity Management
2 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCITP
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (43.48%) vSphere
4 7 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (30.43%) VMware ESX
5 6 (26.09%) XenApp
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) Simpana
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) HP
4 10 (43.48%) Citrix
5 7 (30.43%) Dell
6 6 (26.09%) Avaya
7 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
8 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
8 3 (13.04%) CommVault
8 3 (13.04%) NetApp
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
9 2 (8.70%) IBM
9 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
9 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
10 1 (4.35%) Google
10 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
10 1 (4.35%) Symantec