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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 121 114 136
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Contract jobs citing SCCM 42 47 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.33% 1.38% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.10% 15.36% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 53
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £182 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £16.15 £24.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.70% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £24.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.23 £24.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.06 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.73% -9.09%
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
347 306 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.97% 8.97% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 236 347
Median daily rate £513 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £311 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 12
Median hourly rate £25.75 £32.75 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.37% +73.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £23.83 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -24.32%

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 11 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 67 (74.44%) Windows
2 53 (58.89%) Active Directory
3 40 (44.44%) Citrix
4 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 30 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (32.22%) VMware
7 27 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 26 (28.89%) PowerShell
9 25 (27.78%) Finance
10 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (22.22%) XenApp
11 20 (22.22%) ITIL
12 19 (21.11%) Windows 10
13 18 (20.00%) Migration
14 17 (18.89%) DNS
15 16 (17.78%) Microsoft App-V
16 15 (16.67%) SCOM
17 14 (15.56%) DHCP
17 14 (15.56%) Firewall
18 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (14.44%) XenDesktop
18 13 (14.44%) Banking
19 12 (13.33%) VMware ESX
19 12 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (13.33%) MS Office
20 11 (12.22%) Linux
21 10 (11.11%) Application Packaging
21 10 (11.11%) MCSE
21 10 (11.11%) MS Excel

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 10 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.44%) IIS
6 3 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.11%) JBoss
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (13.33%) MS Office
2 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.33%) Office 365
3 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) DNS
2 14 (15.56%) DHCP
2 14 (15.56%) Firewall
3 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.89%) SAN
5 5 (5.56%) LAN
6 4 (4.44%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.44%) WAN
7 3 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.33%) Internet
7 3 (3.33%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.33%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.33%) Network Security
8 2 (2.22%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.22%) NAS
8 2 (2.22%) VLAN
8 2 (2.22%) Wireless
9 1 (1.11%) Intranet
9 1 (1.11%) MPLS
9 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MSI
2 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (27.78%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Banking
3 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Analyst
2 11 (12.22%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Administrator
4 9 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (7.78%) Applications Packager
6 7 (7.78%) Security Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) VMware Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Systems Support
9 4 (4.44%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) HTML
1 3 (3.33%) REST
2 2 (2.22%) Middleware
2 2 (2.22%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.11%) .NET
3 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.11%) JSON
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 6 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.22%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.22%) Clustering
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) CMDB
5 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 67 (74.44%) Windows
2 30 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (21.11%) Windows 10
7 11 (12.22%) Linux
8 8 (8.89%) Unix
9 7 (7.78%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.44%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.11%) Android
12 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.11%) CentOS
12 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) ITIL
2 18 (20.00%) Migration
3 10 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 8 (8.89%) Application Discovery
4 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (7.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (7.78%) Security Operations
6 6 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (6.67%) Patch Management
6 6 (6.67%) Service Management
6 6 (6.67%) SIEM
6 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.44%) Release Management
9 3 (3.33%) Information Security
9 3 (3.33%) Server Building
9 3 (3.33%) Software Distribution
9 3 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.89%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.00%) SQL
3 5 (5.56%) Python
4 4 (4.44%) Java
4 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.44%) VBScript
5 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.33%) C#
6 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.11%) C++
7 1 (1.11%) Perl
7 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.11%) MCSE
3 7 (7.78%) MCP
4 6 (6.67%) Degree
5 5 (5.56%) MCSA
6 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.44%) MCDST
6 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.22%) CCNA
7 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.22%) MCITP
7 2 (2.22%) MCTS
8 1 (1.11%) CCFP
8 1 (1.11%) CISSP
8 1 (1.11%) GPEN
8 1 (1.11%) GREM
8 1 (1.11%) ISEB
8 1 (1.11%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (58.89%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.22%) XenApp
3 16 (17.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (14.44%) XenDesktop
5 12 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 12 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (7.78%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (7.78%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.56%) vSphere
8 3 (3.33%) Xen
9 2 (2.22%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.11%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.11%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) SCOM
2 7 (7.78%) WSUS
3 5 (5.56%) Casper Suite
3 5 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.33%) QRadar
4 3 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.22%) Puppet
5 2 (2.22%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.11%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.11%) SCSM
6 1 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.11%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (44.44%) Citrix
2 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 29 (32.22%) VMware
4 9 (10.00%) Cisco
5 8 (8.89%) Apple
5 8 (8.89%) Symantec
6 6 (6.67%) Dell
7 5 (5.56%) HP
7 5 (5.56%) NetApp
7 5 (5.56%) Splunk
8 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.44%) Google
8 4 (4.44%) Sophos
9 3 (3.33%) Altiris
9 3 (3.33%) Brocade
9 3 (3.33%) F5
9 3 (3.33%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.33%) Juniper
9 3 (3.33%) NetIQ
9 3 (3.33%) Oracle