The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 53 63 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 19 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.21% 1.15% 1.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.84% 10.58% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 4
Median daily rate £348 £290 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.82% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £218 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £432 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.31% -7.57%

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

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
87 104 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.14% 10.84% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 50
Median daily rate £362 £314 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.21% +6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £170 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £477 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £33.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.41% +10.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.38%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +13 16 £345 +18.96%
Buckingham - 1 - -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 23 (57.50%) Security Cleared
5 20 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 16 (40.00%) Linux
6 16 (40.00%) ITIL
6 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 15 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (30.00%) VMware
8 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
11 9 (22.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (22.50%) Capacity Management
12 8 (20.00%) ITIL V2
12 8 (20.00%) vCloud
12 8 (20.00%) Windows 8
12 8 (20.00%) Docker
12 8 (20.00%) Windows 10
12 8 (20.00%) vRealize
12 8 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
12 8 (20.00%) Logistics
12 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
12 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 8 (20.00%) Puppet
12 8 (20.00%) CentOS

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (15.00%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) ATM
2 6 (15.00%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (7.50%) DHCP
3 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) VLAN
4 2 (5.00%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.50%) IPsec
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.50%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.50%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 5 (12.50%) Banking
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Analyst
1 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.50%) Automation Specialist
2 5 (12.50%) Deployment Specialist
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
3 4 (10.00%) Data Centre Specialist
3 4 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Migration Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.50%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) PKI
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) CMDB
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) iPhone
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (20.00%) CentOS
5 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (17.50%) Solaris
6 7 (17.50%) Unix
6 7 (17.50%) Windows Vista
7 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (15.00%) zOS
8 2 (5.00%) Android
8 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
9 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Capacity Management
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 8 (20.00%) Logistics
3 8 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (17.50%) Release Management
4 7 (17.50%) Server Building
5 6 (15.00%) Patch Management
5 6 (15.00%) Security Patching
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Service Management
7 4 (10.00%) Software Deployment
8 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.50%) Time Management
8 3 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
9 2 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
1 4 (10.00%) VB
1 4 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Security Cleared
2 20 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) MCSE
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCA
6 1 (2.50%) CCAA
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (20.00%) Docker
4 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (20.00%) vCloud
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.50%) XenApp
6 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Puppet
1 8 (20.00%) vRealize
2 6 (15.00%) BladeLogic
2 6 (15.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (15.00%) WSUS
3 3 (7.50%) SCOM
4 1 (2.50%) AppDNA
4 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (17.50%) Oracle
5 6 (15.00%) HP
6 4 (10.00%) Remedy
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) F5
7 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.50%) BMC
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.50%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper
8 1 (2.50%) Lumension
8 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds