The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 86 65 89
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Contract jobs citing SCCM 28 64 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 2.48% 1.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.02% 21.77% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 23
Median daily rate £400 £417 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.07% +15.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £163 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £30.39 £18.30 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.04% +35.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
SCCM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
254 294 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.27% 11.41% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 158 74
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £194 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 5
Median hourly rate £43.28 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.40% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.65 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £37.09 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Reading -5 14 £255 -46.31% 3
Bracknell -6 4 £475 -
Maidenhead -1 3 £274 -21.71%
Slough +3 2 £85 -34.61% 1
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
3 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
4 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 17 (30.91%) Windows 10
5 17 (30.91%) Windows Server
6 14 (25.45%) Office 365
7 13 (23.64%) MS Office
7 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
8 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
9 11 (20.00%) VMware
9 11 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (18.18%) SQL
10 10 (18.18%) DNS
11 9 (16.36%) Citrix
11 9 (16.36%) ITIL
11 9 (16.36%) WSUS
11 9 (16.36%) SCOM
11 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
12 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Intune
12 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (14.55%) VBScript
13 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
14 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
14 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
14 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (10.91%) Clustering

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (10.91%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.91%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) Documentum
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Office
2 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.45%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) DNS
2 4 (7.27%) DHCP
2 4 (7.27%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) Firewall
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (3.64%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (3.64%) Skype
4 2 (3.64%) SMTP
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.82%) LAN
5 1 (1.82%) VPN
5 1 (1.82%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MSI
2 1 (1.82%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
2 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Consultant
2 10 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) Desktop Support
3 9 (16.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Architect
5 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.91%) SCCM Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Field Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) IT Support
7 4 (7.27%) Office 365 Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) SCCM Consultant
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
8 3 (5.45%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) DCOM
2 2 (3.64%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.45%) BYOD
2 3 (5.45%) PKI
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 17 (30.91%) Windows 10
3 17 (30.91%) Windows Server
4 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.27%) Linux
7 4 (7.27%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.64%) AIX
10 1 (1.82%) Unix
10 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Migration
3 5 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 5 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.45%) Network Management
6 2 (3.64%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.64%) Information Security
6 2 (3.64%) Information Security Management
6 2 (3.64%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (3.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Security Management
6 2 (3.64%) Service Management
6 2 (3.64%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (18.18%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) VBScript
4 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) Degree
5 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 2 (3.64%) MCTS
6 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (7.27%) BitLocker
5 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.64%) XenApp
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) SCOM
1 9 (16.36%) WSUS
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (7.27%) WMI
4 2 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.82%) Ansible
5 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.82%) OpenView
5 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) VMware
3 9 (16.36%) Citrix
4 5 (9.09%) EMC
4 5 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) MobileIron
5 4 (7.27%) Symantec
6 3 (5.45%) Lumension
6 3 (5.45%) Remedy
7 2 (3.64%) Apple
7 2 (3.64%) Cisco
7 2 (3.64%) Wyse
8 1 (1.82%) AppSense
8 1 (1.82%) F5
8 1 (1.82%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.82%) Veritas