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 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 123 150 125
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Contract jobs citing SCCM 34 52 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.94% 1.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.99% 11.74% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 70
Median daily rate £381 £344 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -9.93%
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
378 443 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.34% 7.98% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 334 348
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +6.85%
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 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 May 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 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 City of London region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 74 (86.05%) Windows
2 54 (62.79%) Active Directory
3 46 (53.49%) Citrix
4 38 (44.19%) Finance
5 34 (39.53%) MS Office
5 34 (39.53%) Windows 7
6 31 (36.05%) XenApp
6 31 (36.05%) VMware
7 30 (34.88%) ITIL
8 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
10 24 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (24.42%) Windows Server
12 20 (23.26%) PowerShell
13 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (19.77%) MS Excel
16 16 (18.60%) Blackberry
16 16 (18.60%) MCSE
17 15 (17.44%) XenDesktop
18 13 (15.12%) SCOM
18 13 (15.12%) Microsoft App-V
18 13 (15.12%) MCP
18 13 (15.12%) HP
19 12 (13.95%) DNS
19 12 (13.95%) MCDST
19 12 (13.95%) Smartphone
19 12 (13.95%) Windows 2000 Server
20 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
20 11 (12.79%) Data Centre

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 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.30%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.81%) IIS
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.49%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.33%) Apache
6 2 (2.33%) JBoss
6 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (39.53%) MS Office
2 17 (19.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Office 365
1 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) DNS
2 9 (10.47%) DHCP
3 7 (8.14%) SAN
4 6 (6.98%) Internet
4 6 (6.98%) LAN
4 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.81%) Firewall
5 5 (5.81%) NetScaler
5 5 (5.81%) Skype
6 4 (4.65%) WAN
7 3 (3.49%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.49%) Network Security
7 3 (3.49%) VPN
7 3 (3.49%) WebEx
8 2 (2.33%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.33%) NAS
8 2 (2.33%) VoIP
8 2 (2.33%) Wireless
9 1 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.49%) Big Data
4 2 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MSI
2 3 (3.49%) AdminStudio
2 3 (3.49%) JIRA
3 2 (2.33%) InstallShield
General
1 38 (44.19%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Legal
3 7 (8.14%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Back Office
4 2 (2.33%) French Language
4 2 (2.33%) German Language
4 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.33%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.16%) Front Office
5 1 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Desktop Support
2 15 (17.44%) Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Windows Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Citrix Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) Citrix Support
6 9 (10.47%) Desktop Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Citrix Support Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Rollout Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Support Manager
9 4 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.65%) Administrator
9 4 (4.65%) Applications Packager
9 4 (4.65%) Consultant
9 4 (4.65%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) .NET
1 2 (2.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.33%) HTML
1 2 (2.33%) jQuery
1 2 (2.33%) Middleware
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (2.33%) Web Services
1 2 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (1.16%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Blackberry
2 12 (13.95%) Smartphone
3 11 (12.79%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.65%) Device Driver
4 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.65%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.49%) CMDB
5 3 (3.49%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) User Experience
6 2 (2.33%) BYOD
6 2 (2.33%) Clustering
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.16%) Handset
7 1 (1.16%) iPhone
7 1 (1.16%) PDA
7 1 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 74 (86.05%) Windows
2 34 (39.53%) Windows 7
3 27 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (24.42%) Windows Server
5 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (13.95%) Windows 2000 Server
7 11 (12.79%) Windows 10
8 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (9.30%) Linux
10 6 (6.98%) Unix
11 4 (4.65%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
13 2 (2.33%) Mac OS
13 2 (2.33%) Solaris
13 2 (2.33%) VMS
13 2 (2.33%) Windows NT
13 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
14 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) ITIL
2 8 (9.30%) Asset Management
2 8 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.14%) Data Management
4 6 (6.98%) Change Management
4 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.81%) Analytics
5 5 (5.81%) Migration
5 5 (5.81%) Software Deployment
5 5 (5.81%) Workflow
6 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.65%) SDLC
6 4 (4.65%) Server Building
7 3 (3.49%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.49%) Data Analytics
7 3 (3.49%) Patch Management
7 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.49%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.26%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.47%) VBScript
3 7 (8.14%) VB
4 5 (5.81%) SQL
5 3 (3.49%) Python
6 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.33%) C#
6 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (18.60%) MCSE
3 13 (15.12%) MCP
4 12 (13.95%) MCDST
5 5 (5.81%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.49%) CCNA
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.49%) CISSP
6 3 (3.49%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (3.49%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (2.33%) CEH
7 2 (2.33%) Degree
7 2 (2.33%) MCSA
8 1 (1.16%) CCEA
8 1 (1.16%) CCEE
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (62.79%) Active Directory
2 31 (36.05%) XenApp
3 24 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (17.44%) XenDesktop
5 13 (15.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
6 6 (6.98%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.65%) Terminal Services
7 4 (4.65%) vSphere
8 3 (3.49%) XenServer
9 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.33%) Xen
10 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.16%) UAG
10 1 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) SCOM
2 5 (5.81%) HP SIM
2 5 (5.81%) SCVMM
3 4 (4.65%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.65%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.49%) Control-M
4 3 (3.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.49%) WSUS
5 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.33%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.16%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.16%) Casper Suite
6 1 (1.16%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.16%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.16%) SCSM
Vendors
1 46 (53.49%) Citrix
2 31 (36.05%) VMware
3 25 (29.07%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.12%) HP
5 10 (11.63%) NetApp
5 10 (11.63%) Symantec
6 7 (8.14%) Dell
7 6 (6.98%) Cisco
8 5 (5.81%) AppSense
8 5 (5.81%) Bloomberg
9 4 (4.65%) Oracle
9 4 (4.65%) Reuters
10 3 (3.49%) Dell Compellent
10 3 (3.49%) EMC
10 3 (3.49%) Lotus
10 3 (3.49%) Polycom
10 3 (3.49%) Qualys
11 2 (2.33%) Altiris
11 2 (2.33%) iManage
11 2 (2.33%) Wyse
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