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 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 132 141 105
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -36
Contract jobs citing SCCM 39 70 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 1.27% 1.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.07% 14.11% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 50 65
Median daily rate £402 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £175 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -21.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.70%
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
430 496 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.23% 9.00% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 383 388
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -21.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +9.34%

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 25 August 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 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 57 (77.03%) Windows
2 47 (63.51%) Active Directory
3 37 (50.00%) Citrix
4 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
5 31 (41.89%) VMware
6 28 (37.84%) Finance
7 24 (32.43%) Windows 7
8 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (31.08%) Windows Server
9 21 (28.38%) XenApp
9 21 (28.38%) SCOM
10 19 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (25.68%) PowerShell
10 19 (25.68%) MS Office
11 18 (24.32%) XenDesktop
11 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
13 14 (18.92%) ITIL
14 13 (17.57%) HP
15 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
15 12 (16.22%) DNS
15 12 (16.22%) Symantec
16 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (14.86%) Asset Management
16 11 (14.86%) Windows 10
17 10 (13.51%) Banking
17 10 (13.51%) Cisco
17 10 (13.51%) MCSE
17 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
17 10 (13.51%) SQL

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 12 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (9.46%) Skype for Business
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.76%) IIS
5 3 (4.05%) IBM Notes
5 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.70%) Apache
6 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.35%) JBoss
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (25.68%) MS Office
2 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Office 365
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) DNS
2 9 (12.16%) DHCP
2 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.81%) Firewall
3 8 (10.81%) SAN
4 6 (8.11%) LAN
4 6 (8.11%) NetScaler
5 5 (6.76%) Internet
5 5 (6.76%) WAN
6 4 (5.41%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.41%) Network Security
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.05%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.70%) NAS
8 2 (2.70%) Skype
8 2 (2.70%) VLAN
9 1 (1.35%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.35%) MPLS
9 1 (1.35%) VPN
9 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MSI
2 3 (4.05%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.35%) InstallShield
General
1 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Legal
4 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.70%) French Language
5 2 (2.70%) German Language
5 2 (2.70%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (2.70%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (14.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (14.86%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (10.81%) Analyst
3 7 (9.46%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Administrator
4 6 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) SCCM Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.41%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Applications Packager
6 4 (5.41%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Rollout Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) Middleware
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.11%) Device Driver
3 4 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.05%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.70%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.70%) Clustering
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.35%) CMDB
6 1 (1.35%) Handset
6 1 (1.35%) iPhone
6 1 (1.35%) Replication
6 1 (1.35%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (77.03%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows 7
3 23 (31.08%) Windows Server
3 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (14.86%) Windows 10
6 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (9.46%) Linux
7 7 (9.46%) Windows 8
8 6 (8.11%) Unix
9 5 (6.76%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.70%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.70%) VMS
11 2 (2.70%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.35%) Solaris
12 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) ITIL
2 11 (14.86%) Asset Management
3 10 (13.51%) Migration
4 7 (9.46%) Data Management
4 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.41%) Server Building
7 4 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (5.41%) Workflow
8 3 (4.05%) Application Discovery
8 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.05%) Change Management
8 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (4.05%) Service Management
9 2 (2.70%) Application Packaging
9 2 (2.70%) Change Control
9 2 (2.70%) Software Asset Management
9 2 (2.70%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.51%) SQL
3 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.41%) Python
4 2 (2.70%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) VBScript
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) Java
5 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.51%) MCSE
3 6 (8.11%) MCP
4 4 (5.41%) CCNA
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.05%) CISSP
5 3 (4.05%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (4.05%) Degree
5 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) MCDST
5 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (2.70%) CEH
6 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.70%) MCITP
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
7 1 (1.35%) MCTS
7 1 (1.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (63.51%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.38%) XenApp
3 19 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (24.32%) XenDesktop
5 9 (12.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (12.16%) VMware ESX
6 8 (10.81%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
8 5 (6.76%) Terminal Services
8 5 (6.76%) vSphere
9 3 (4.05%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (4.05%) Xen
9 3 (4.05%) XenServer
10 2 (2.70%) BitLocker
10 2 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.35%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.35%) UAG
11 1 (1.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (28.38%) SCOM
2 6 (8.11%) SCVMM
3 4 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.41%) HP SIM
3 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
3 4 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (5.41%) WSUS
4 2 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.35%) Control-M
5 1 (1.35%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.35%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.35%) SCSM
5 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (50.00%) Citrix
2 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
3 31 (41.89%) VMware
4 13 (17.57%) HP
5 12 (16.22%) Symantec
6 10 (13.51%) Cisco
7 8 (10.81%) Dell
7 8 (10.81%) NetApp
8 5 (6.76%) Oracle
9 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.41%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (4.05%) AppSense
10 3 (4.05%) Brocade
10 3 (4.05%) EMC
10 3 (4.05%) Juniper
10 3 (4.05%) Lotus
10 3 (4.05%) Qualys
11 2 (2.70%) Apple
11 2 (2.70%) Google
11 2 (2.70%) Novell
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