The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 44 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Contract jobs citing SCCM 26 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.06% 1.63% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.59% 21.74% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 3
Median daily rate £350 £280 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +24.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +13.71%
SCCM
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
85 69 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.99% 7.50% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 47 42
Median daily rate £378 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 51 (94.44%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Active Directory
3 28 (51.85%) Windows 7
4 27 (50.00%) VMware
5 22 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (37.04%) SQL
7 19 (35.19%) PowerShell
8 16 (29.63%) Linux
9 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 15 (27.78%) Office 365
9 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
10 13 (24.07%) SAN
10 13 (24.07%) XenApp
10 13 (24.07%) AppSense
11 12 (22.22%) XenDesktop
11 12 (22.22%) Cisco
12 11 (20.37%) Thin Client
12 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
12 11 (20.37%) VPN
12 11 (20.37%) DNS
12 11 (20.37%) Fat Client
13 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
13 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (18.52%) Ingres
13 10 (18.52%) LAN
13 10 (18.52%) Unix
13 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (18.52%) Clustering
13 10 (18.52%) Finance

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 9 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.26%) Mule
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Office 365
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) SAN
2 11 (20.37%) DNS
2 11 (20.37%) VPN
3 10 (18.52%) LAN
4 9 (16.67%) WAN
5 8 (14.81%) DHCP
6 7 (12.96%) Wireless
7 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
7 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (5.56%) Skype
9 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.85%) Firewall
10 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) Ingres
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Back Office
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Architect
1 10 (18.52%) DBA
1 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 7 (12.96%) Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Fat Client
1 11 (20.37%) Thin Client
2 10 (18.52%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (94.44%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Windows 7
3 16 (29.63%) Linux
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 10 (18.52%) Unix
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (14.81%) Windows 10
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (11.11%) Mac OS X
8 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Optimisation
2 9 (16.67%) Migration
2 9 (16.67%) Server Patching
3 6 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
3 6 (11.11%) Data Management
3 6 (11.11%) DevOps
3 6 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.56%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.70%) Document Management
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL
6 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.85%) DNA
7 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.85%) Service Management
7 1 (1.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 19 (35.19%) PowerShell
3 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) CISSP
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (57.41%) Active Directory
2 22 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (24.07%) XenApp
4 12 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
5 10 (18.52%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 7 (12.96%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (11.11%) vSphere
9 2 (3.70%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Failover Clustering
2 8 (14.81%) SCOM
3 6 (11.11%) Ansible
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (11.11%) Puppet
4 2 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.85%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) AppSense
4 12 (22.22%) Cisco
5 8 (14.81%) Wyse
6 6 (11.11%) Google
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix
7 5 (9.26%) Palo Alto
8 4 (7.41%) CA
8 4 (7.41%) Polycom
9 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.56%) EMC
10 2 (3.70%) Dell
10 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle
10 2 (3.70%) Symantec
11 1 (1.85%) HP
11 1 (1.85%) iManage
11 1 (1.85%) Toshiba
11 1 (1.85%) Veeam