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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 62 90 64
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Contract jobs citing SCCM 31 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.03% 0.63% 1.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.43% 10.53% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 20
Median daily rate £600 £238 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+152.63% -18.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £289 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £14.56
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 - £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 - £15.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £19.84 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +11.78%
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
113 95 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.41% 5.98% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 65 48
Median daily rate £550 £475 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +54.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £13.00 £11.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £26.60 £15.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +14 23 £600 - 3
Northamptonshire - 4 £325 - 1
Derbyshire +10 2 £325 +6.55%
Leicestershire +2 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
3 23 (56.10%) LAN
4 22 (53.66%) WAN
5 20 (48.78%) Linux
5 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (46.34%) Office 365
6 19 (46.34%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (43.90%) VPN
7 18 (43.90%) Cisco
7 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Intune
8 17 (41.46%) DevOps
8 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (41.46%) ITIL
8 17 (41.46%) Mac OS X
8 17 (41.46%) Wireless
9 16 (39.02%) Puppet
9 16 (39.02%) Ansible
10 15 (36.59%) Google
11 14 (34.15%) CISSP
11 14 (34.15%) Mule
11 14 (34.15%) Palo Alto
12 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
15 8 (19.51%) Unix
16 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
16 7 (17.07%) Firewall

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 (34.15%) Mule
2 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (46.34%) Office 365
3 17 (41.46%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (12.20%) IaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (56.10%) LAN
2 22 (53.66%) WAN
3 19 (46.34%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (43.90%) VPN
5 17 (41.46%) Wireless
6 7 (17.07%) Firewall
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) SAN
7 2 (4.88%) Skype
8 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.44%) NAS
8 1 (2.44%) Network Security
8 1 (2.44%) VLAN
8 1 (2.44%) VoIP
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Local Government
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Architect
2 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Junior
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Linux
3 17 (41.46%) Mac OS X
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (19.51%) Unix
7 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
8 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
8 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
9 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
10 2 (4.88%) Android
10 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.44%) CentOS
11 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) DevOps
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) TOGAF
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.76%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (4.88%) Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.44%) Defect Management
5 1 (2.44%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.44%) Network Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.44%) Software Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) CISSP
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) NFS
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (39.02%) Ansible
2 16 (39.02%) Puppet
3 4 (9.76%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) Google
3 14 (34.15%) Palo Alto
4 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.32%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) AppSense
6 2 (4.88%) Lumension
6 2 (4.88%) NetApp
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) Veeam