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 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 59 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 2.72% 2.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.00% 47.37% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 9
Median daily rate £274 £213 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.92% -52.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.06 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -6.06%
SCCM
West Midlands

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
50 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.09% 5.74% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 30
Median daily rate £500 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £190 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -27.50%
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 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 8 December 2016.

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 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 11 (39.29%) Windows 10
4 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 7 (25.00%) Skype
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 5 (17.86%) MSI
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (17.86%) Office 365
7 4 (14.29%) Unified Communications
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (14.29%) E-Discovery
7 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 4 (14.29%) LDAP
7 4 (14.29%) DNS
7 4 (14.29%) H.323
7 4 (14.29%) Citrix
7 4 (14.29%) XMPP
8 3 (10.71%) PKI
8 3 (10.71%) Altiris
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Replication
8 3 (10.71%) HP
8 3 (10.71%) InstallShield

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 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Domino
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Skype
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) H.323
2 4 (14.29%) LDAP
2 4 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAAS
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MSI
2 3 (10.71%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (3.57%) Banking
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Lync Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Administrator
2 3 (10.71%) Software Packager
2 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Desktop Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Writer
3 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Build Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) IT Support
4 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) PKI
1 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows 10
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.71%) Android
5 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) E-Discovery
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Content Writing
3 2 (7.14%) Line Management
3 2 (7.14%) Programme Governance
3 2 (7.14%) Software Distribution
3 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.57%) Application Discovery
4 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Security Hardening
4 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Altiris
4 3 (10.71%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Google
6 1 (3.57%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.57%) Lotus
6 1 (3.57%) Nortel
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Sophos