The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 40 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.38% 0.35% 2.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.90% 16.67% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -9.93%
SCCM
South Wales

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

Systems Management Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
31 6 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.73% 2.08% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 23
Median daily rate £438 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £150 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -6.11%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 9 (69.23%) ServiceNow
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Project Governance
3 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 5 (38.46%) Software Asset Management
3 5 (38.46%) Software Licensing
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) IT Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (30.77%) Release Management
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) BMC
4 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
4 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
4 4 (30.77%) Remedy
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) ITSM
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) WSUS
4 4 (30.77%) BMC Marimba
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) HP UFT
1 4 (30.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Asset Management Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Software Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Deployment Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Release Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
5 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Packager
6 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support
6 1 (7.69%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
2 5 (38.46%) IT Asset Management
2 5 (38.46%) Project Governance
2 5 (38.46%) Software Asset Management
2 5 (38.46%) Software Licensing
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) ITSM
3 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Release Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (30.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) ServiceNow
2 4 (30.77%) BMC
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Remedy
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) SAP