The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 49 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.09% 2.69% 1.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.88% 37.78% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 2
Median daily rate £331 £290 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.22% -4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £177 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £16.03
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +24.78%

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

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
32 45 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.98% 7.11% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 29
Median daily rate £500 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £179 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £9.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £13.90 £23.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.44%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) MSI
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (18.75%) InstallShield
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Skype
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Altiris
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) WLAN
7 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
7 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
7 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) Skype
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth
2 1 (6.25%) H.323
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.25%) WAAS
2 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MSI
2 3 (18.75%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Software Packager
2 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Packager
3 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Deployment Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Android
6 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Line Management
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
2 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (6.25%) E-Discovery
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) ITSM
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Altiris
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus
4 1 (6.25%) Nortel
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) SAP