The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 40 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.40% 1.79% 3.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.63% 9.18% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Median daily rate £500 £315 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.73% +1.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £310 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +18.03%
SCCM
Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 98 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.01% 19.48% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 80 27
Median daily rate £431 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +400.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+36.90% +9.09%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 12 (57.14%) Windows 8
4 11 (52.38%) MS Office
5 10 (47.62%) Mac OS
6 9 (42.86%) Apple iOS
6 9 (42.86%) Apple
6 9 (42.86%) SLA
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Vista
8 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (33.33%) Software Deployment
8 7 (33.33%) VMware
8 7 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (28.57%) Information Security
9 6 (28.57%) SAN
9 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) DHCP
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
11 4 (19.05%) DNS
11 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
11 4 (19.05%) Citrix
11 4 (19.05%) ITIL
11 4 (19.05%) MCSA
11 4 (19.05%) SCOM
11 4 (19.05%) SCVMM

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 5 (23.81%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.76%) Skype
6 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 7 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Mac Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Mac Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Health Informatics
2 1 (4.76%) Informatics
2 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 10 (47.62%) Mac OS
4 9 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Vista
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
10 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
10 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) MOF
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Server Building
5 1 (4.76%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) VBScript
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSA
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) VCP5
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
3 2 (9.52%) Ansible
3 2 (9.52%) Cobbler
3 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.52%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Apple
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Cognos
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Lotus
7 1 (4.76%) Sophos