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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 27 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing SCCM 6 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.43% 1.41% 1.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 22.22% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £90 £325 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.30% +170.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.70%
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
18 27 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.29% 6.32% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 26
Median daily rate £369 £325 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -10.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +7.96%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) SCOM
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (70.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Desktop Support
1 7 (70.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (10.00%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware