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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 65 92 60
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Contract jobs citing SCCM 34 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.15% 0.51% 2.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.36% 8.89% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 22
Median daily rate £600 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £208 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £243 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £289
% change year-on-year
- +8.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £14.56
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 - £13.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 - £15.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +18.33%
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
129 90 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.17% 5.72% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 56 71
Median daily rate £475 £407 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.70% +24.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £264 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £13.62
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 - £11.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 - £15.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +11.68%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +17 24 £600 - 3
Northamptonshire - 5 £313 -
Derbyshire - 3 £263 -
Leicestershire +2 1 - - 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Active Directory
3 26 (59.09%) LAN
4 25 (56.82%) WAN
5 21 (47.73%) Office 365
6 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (45.45%) Linux
7 19 (43.18%) Wi-Fi
7 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Intune
8 18 (40.91%) VPN
8 18 (40.91%) Cisco
9 17 (38.64%) Mac OS X
9 17 (38.64%) ITIL
9 17 (38.64%) Wireless
9 17 (38.64%) DevOps
9 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (36.36%) Ansible
10 16 (36.36%) Puppet
11 15 (34.09%) Google
12 14 (31.82%) Mule
12 14 (31.82%) CISSP
12 14 (31.82%) Palo Alto
13 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
13 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (18.18%) Unix
15 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
15 8 (18.18%) Firewall
16 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared

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 (31.82%) Mule
2 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (47.73%) Office 365
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (11.36%) IaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) LAN
2 25 (56.82%) WAN
3 19 (43.18%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (40.91%) VPN
5 17 (38.64%) Wireless
6 8 (18.18%) Firewall
7 3 (6.82%) Skype
8 2 (4.55%) DHCP
8 2 (4.55%) SAN
9 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.27%) NAS
9 1 (2.27%) Network Security
9 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.27%) VLAN
9 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Local Government
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Architect
2 14 (31.82%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) IT Support
7 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Junior
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Linux
3 17 (38.64%) Mac OS X
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (18.18%) Unix
6 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 6 (13.64%) Windows 8
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.55%) Android
10 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.27%) CentOS
11 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) DevOps
1 17 (38.64%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) TOGAF
3 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 4 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.27%) Defect Management
6 1 (2.27%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Network Management
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
6 1 (2.27%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) CISSP
2 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) NFS
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (36.36%) Ansible
2 16 (36.36%) Puppet
3 5 (11.36%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Cisco
2 15 (34.09%) Google
3 14 (31.82%) Palo Alto
4 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) AppSense
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Lumension
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.27%) Veeam