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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
London / City of London
Rank 102 106 139
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +33
Contract jobs citing SCCM 46 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.58% 1.65% 0.97%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.43% 16.77% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 41
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £168 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £521 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £16.03
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +24.78%

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
280 316 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.60% 9.85% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 214 302
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £22.34 £30.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +60.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.66% +25.55%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 69 (76.67%) Windows
2 51 (56.67%) Active Directory
3 36 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 31 (34.44%) Citrix
5 30 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 24 (26.67%) PowerShell
9 20 (22.22%) Finance
9 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (21.11%) VMware
11 18 (20.00%) DNS
11 18 (20.00%) Windows 10
12 17 (18.89%) ITIL
12 17 (18.89%) Application Packaging
13 15 (16.67%) XenApp
13 15 (16.67%) Banking
13 15 (16.67%) DHCP
14 14 (15.56%) Firewall
14 14 (15.56%) Migration
14 14 (15.56%) MS Exchange
15 13 (14.44%) MS Office
15 13 (14.44%) Symantec
15 13 (14.44%) Microsoft App-V
15 13 (14.44%) SCOM
16 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (12.22%) SAN
17 10 (11.11%) Linux
17 10 (11.11%) MSI
18 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.22%) IIS
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (14.44%) MS Office
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.67%) Office 365
3 3 (3.33%) IaaS
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.22%) SaaS
5 1 (1.11%) G Suite
5 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.00%) DNS
2 15 (16.67%) DHCP
3 14 (15.56%) Firewall
4 11 (12.22%) SAN
5 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 5 (5.56%) LAN
7 4 (4.44%) Wireless
8 3 (3.33%) FTP
8 3 (3.33%) Internet
8 3 (3.33%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.33%) MPLS
8 3 (3.33%) Network Security
8 3 (3.33%) WAN
9 2 (2.22%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (2.22%) SMTP
9 2 (2.22%) VoIP
9 2 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MSI
2 2 (2.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (22.22%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Electronics
3 3 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.33%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Front Office
5 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Analyst
2 15 (16.67%) Administrator
3 13 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (14.44%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Applications Packager
7 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Security Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Desktop Support
8 6 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) IT Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) Consultant
9 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (5.56%) Systems Support
10 4 (4.44%) Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) REST
1 3 (3.33%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.22%) HTML
2 2 (2.22%) XMPP
3 1 (1.11%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.11%) JSON
3 1 (1.11%) Middleware
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.22%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) BYOD
5 1 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 69 (76.67%) Windows
2 30 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (20.00%) Windows 10
7 10 (11.11%) Linux
8 7 (7.78%) Unix
9 6 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.33%) Android
10 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
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 17 (18.89%) Application Packaging
1 17 (18.89%) ITIL
2 14 (15.56%) Migration
3 8 (8.89%) Security Operations
4 7 (7.78%) Server Building
4 7 (7.78%) SIEM
4 7 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.67%) Application Discovery
5 6 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 5 (5.56%) Release Management
7 4 (4.44%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.44%) Project Management
8 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.33%) Email Migration
8 3 (3.33%) High Availability
8 3 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.56%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) VBScript
3 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.33%) Java
4 3 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) C#
5 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.78%) Degree
3 5 (5.56%) MCSE
4 4 (4.44%) MCSA
4 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.11%) CCFP
6 1 (1.11%) CCNA
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CISM
6 1 (1.11%) CISSP
6 1 (1.11%) GPEN
6 1 (1.11%) GREM
6 1 (1.11%) HNC
6 1 (1.11%) ISEB
6 1 (1.11%) MCP
6 1 (1.11%) MCSD
6 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.11%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.67%) XenApp
3 13 (14.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 7 (7.78%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.22%) XenServer
10 1 (1.11%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.11%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (14.44%) SCOM
2 9 (10.00%) WSUS
3 7 (7.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (6.67%) SCOrch
4 6 (6.67%) SCVMM
5 5 (5.56%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (3.33%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.33%) QRadar
7 3 (3.33%) SCSM
7 3 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.22%) Puppet
9 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (1.11%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 36 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.44%) Citrix
3 19 (21.11%) VMware
4 13 (14.44%) Symantec
5 8 (8.89%) Cisco
6 6 (6.67%) Apple
7 5 (5.56%) NetApp
7 5 (5.56%) Splunk
8 4 (4.44%) Sophos
9 3 (3.33%) Dell
9 3 (3.33%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (3.33%) HP
9 3 (3.33%) NetIQ
9 3 (3.33%) SAP
10 2 (2.22%) Altiris
10 2 (2.22%) Google
10 2 (2.22%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.22%) Remedy
10 2 (2.22%) Veritas
10 2 (2.22%) Wyse
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