The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 120 153 115
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -38
Contract jobs citing SCCM 45 61 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 1.03% 1.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.54% 12.87% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 56
Median daily rate £402 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.52% +47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £175 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
- +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%
SCCM
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
390 474 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.60% 8.02% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 358 383
Median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £315 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 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 City of London region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 68 (80.00%) Windows
2 56 (65.88%) Active Directory
3 46 (54.12%) Citrix
4 40 (47.06%) VMware
5 38 (44.71%) Microsoft
6 33 (38.82%) Finance
7 25 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 25 (29.41%) Windows Server
8 24 (28.24%) XenApp
9 23 (27.06%) SCOM
10 22 (25.88%) PowerShell
10 22 (25.88%) MS Office
11 20 (23.53%) XenDesktop
11 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (22.35%) ITIL
13 18 (21.18%) MS Excel
14 16 (18.82%) DNS
14 16 (18.82%) Windows 10
15 15 (17.65%) HP
16 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
16 14 (16.47%) Symantec
17 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (15.29%) Cisco
17 13 (15.29%) Microsoft App-V
18 12 (14.12%) Data Centre
19 11 (12.94%) Asset Management
19 11 (12.94%) DHCP
19 11 (12.94%) MCSE

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (16.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.59%) Skype for Business
3 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.88%) IIS
6 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.71%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.35%) Apache
8 2 (2.35%) JBoss
8 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) MS Office
2 18 (21.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Office 365
2 4 (4.71%) SaaS
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.82%) DNS
2 11 (12.94%) DHCP
3 10 (11.76%) Firewall
3 10 (11.76%) SAN
3 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.59%) LAN
5 6 (7.06%) NetScaler
5 6 (7.06%) WAN
6 5 (5.88%) Internet
6 5 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.71%) Network Security
8 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.53%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.53%) NAS
8 3 (3.53%) Skype
8 3 (3.53%) VLAN
8 3 (3.53%) VPN
9 2 (2.35%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.35%) VoIP
9 2 (2.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MSI
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
3 3 (3.53%) AdminStudio
4 2 (2.35%) InstallShield
General
1 33 (38.82%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Legal
4 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 2 (2.35%) French Language
5 2 (2.35%) German Language
5 2 (2.35%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (2.35%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Front Office
6 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (14.12%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (10.59%) Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.88%) Applications Packager
7 5 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Rollout Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Citrix Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) Middleware
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.35%) Web Services
3 1 (1.18%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.18%) HTML
3 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.06%) Device Driver
3 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.71%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.71%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.71%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.53%) Clustering
4 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) User Experience
5 2 (2.35%) BYOD
5 2 (2.35%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.35%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.18%) CMDB
6 1 (1.18%) Handset
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (80.00%) Windows
2 25 (29.41%) Windows 7
2 25 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (18.82%) Windows 10
5 10 (11.76%) Linux
6 9 (10.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.41%) Windows 8
8 7 (8.24%) Unix
9 5 (5.88%) Mac OS X
10 3 (3.53%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.35%) Solaris
11 2 (2.35%) VMS
11 2 (2.35%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) ITIL
2 11 (12.94%) Asset Management
2 11 (12.94%) Migration
3 9 (10.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (9.41%) Data Management
5 6 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.88%) Change Management
6 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.88%) Server Building
7 4 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.71%) Use Case
7 4 (4.71%) Workflow
8 3 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.53%) Application Discovery
8 3 (3.53%) Application Packaging
8 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (3.53%) Service Management
8 3 (3.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.88%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.76%) SQL
3 5 (5.88%) Python
4 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.53%) VBScript
6 2 (2.35%) C#
7 1 (1.18%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) Java
7 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.94%) MCSE
3 7 (8.24%) MCP
4 5 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.71%) CCNA
5 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.71%) MCDST
5 4 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.53%) CISSP
6 3 (3.53%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (3.53%) Degree
6 3 (3.53%) MCSA
6 3 (3.53%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (2.35%) CEH
7 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.35%) MCITP
8 1 (1.18%) MCTS
8 1 (1.18%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (65.88%) Active Directory
2 25 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (28.24%) XenApp
4 20 (23.53%) XenDesktop
5 13 (15.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (12.94%) VMware ESX
7 9 (10.59%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
9 6 (7.06%) vSphere
10 5 (5.88%) Terminal Services
11 3 (3.53%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (3.53%) Xen
11 3 (3.53%) XenServer
12 2 (2.35%) BitLocker
12 2 (2.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.18%) DFS Replication
13 1 (1.18%) UAG
13 1 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (27.06%) SCOM
2 7 (8.24%) SCVMM
3 5 (5.88%) HP SIM
3 5 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.71%) SCOrch
4 4 (4.71%) WSUS
5 3 (3.53%) Control-M
6 2 (2.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.18%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.18%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.18%) SCSM
7 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (54.12%) Citrix
2 40 (47.06%) VMware
3 38 (44.71%) Microsoft
4 15 (17.65%) HP
5 14 (16.47%) Symantec
6 13 (15.29%) Cisco
7 9 (10.59%) NetApp
8 8 (9.41%) Dell
9 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
9 5 (5.88%) Oracle
10 4 (4.71%) EMC
10 4 (4.71%) Juniper
11 3 (3.53%) AppSense
11 3 (3.53%) Brocade
11 3 (3.53%) Lotus
11 3 (3.53%) Qualys
12 2 (2.35%) Axway
12 2 (2.35%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.35%) Google
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