The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 75 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing SCCM 25 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.60% 0.80% 1.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.94% 11.82% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 13
Median daily rate £413 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £225 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
SCCM
England

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

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
109 110 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.97% 6.79% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 62 76
Median daily rate £420 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £309 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £479 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 15 £583 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £268 - 1
Derbyshire +2 3 £300 -
Leicestershire +7 1 £376 +66.88% 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 40 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 27 (60.00%) LAN
4 26 (57.78%) WAN
5 24 (53.33%) Office 365
6 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (42.22%) Microsoft Intune
8 18 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (40.00%) Linux
8 18 (40.00%) VPN
8 18 (40.00%) Cisco
9 17 (37.78%) Mac OS X
9 17 (37.78%) Wireless
9 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (37.78%) DevOps
10 16 (35.56%) Ansible
10 16 (35.56%) Puppet
10 16 (35.56%) ITIL
11 15 (33.33%) Google
11 15 (33.33%) Palo Alto
12 14 (31.11%) Mule
12 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
12 14 (31.11%) CISSP
13 10 (22.22%) Firewall
14 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
15 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
17 6 (13.33%) VMware

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (31.11%) Mule
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (53.33%) Office 365
2 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (11.11%) IaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (60.00%) LAN
2 26 (57.78%) WAN
3 18 (40.00%) VPN
3 18 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (37.78%) Wireless
5 10 (22.22%) Firewall
6 3 (6.67%) Skype
7 2 (4.44%) DHCP
7 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.44%) Network Security
7 2 (4.44%) SAN
7 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.22%) NAS
8 1 (2.22%) VLAN
8 1 (2.22%) VoIP
8 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MSI
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Local Government
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Architect
2 14 (31.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support
7 4 (8.89%) Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) IT Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Junior
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
5 1 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Linux
3 17 (37.78%) Mac OS X
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
7 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (11.11%) Unix
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
10 3 (6.67%) Windows 10
10 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (4.44%) Android
11 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
12 1 (2.22%) CentOS
12 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) DevOps
2 16 (35.56%) ITIL
3 6 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
4 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.89%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.22%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Network Management
6 1 (2.22%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) SIEM
6 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) CISSP
2 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 40 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.22%) NFS
3 1 (2.22%) pfSense
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (35.56%) Ansible
2 16 (35.56%) Puppet
3 6 (13.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.22%) EnCase
4 1 (2.22%) FTK
4 1 (2.22%) QRadar
4 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco
2 15 (33.33%) Google
2 15 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.33%) VMware
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Juniper
7 1 (2.22%) NetWitness
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) Veeam