The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 59 70 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Contract jobs citing SCCM 70 83 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.79% 2.69% 2.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.89% 25.54% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 45
Median daily rate £263 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £174 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £37.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +138.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £28.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £40.00 £18.40
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
251 325 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.00% 10.53% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 188 152
Median daily rate £400 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 15
Median hourly rate £17.25 £35.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +159.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £21.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £26.50
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 of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hertfordshire -13 23 £230 -45.88% 2
Bedfordshire +17 22 £313 - 2
Essex -7 9 £340 -7.79%
Cambridgeshire +23 8 - - 1
Norfolk -1 5 £145 -42.00%
Suffolk +3 3 £283 -13.07%
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 of England region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 96 (79.34%) Windows
2 75 (61.98%) Active Directory
3 68 (56.20%) Microsoft
4 43 (35.54%) VMware
5 33 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 32 (26.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (26.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (24.79%) Windows 7
8 29 (23.97%) Citrix
9 28 (23.14%) ITIL
9 28 (23.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (21.49%) MS Exchange
11 24 (19.83%) PowerShell
12 22 (18.18%) HP
13 21 (17.36%) MS Excel
14 19 (15.70%) SCOM
14 19 (15.70%) Windows 10
15 18 (14.88%) vSphere
15 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (14.05%) DNS
16 17 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (14.05%) Office 365
17 16 (13.22%) Windows 8
17 16 (13.22%) SQL Server
18 14 (11.57%) MS Office
18 14 (11.57%) Security Cleared
18 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
19 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
19 13 (10.74%) SQL
19 13 (10.74%) DHCP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 26 (21.49%) MS Exchange
2 17 (14.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.13%) IIS
5 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.48%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.65%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.65%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) assyst
1 2 (1.65%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.83%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.83%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.05%) Office 365
2 13 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.61%) OneDrive
4 7 (5.79%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.48%) SaaS
6 2 (1.65%) iTunes
7 1 (0.83%) IaaS
7 1 (0.83%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) DNS
2 13 (10.74%) DHCP
3 11 (9.09%) SAN
4 9 (7.44%) Firewall
5 8 (6.61%) WAN
6 7 (5.79%) LAN
7 6 (4.96%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.96%) VPN
8 5 (4.13%) Internet
8 5 (4.13%) IP Telephony
8 5 (4.13%) VLAN
9 4 (3.31%) MPLS
10 3 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (2.48%) Wireless
11 2 (1.65%) FTP
11 2 (1.65%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.83%) Intranet
12 1 (0.83%) Software-Defined Networking
12 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.13%) MySQL
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.65%) OLTP
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MSI
2 3 (2.48%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.83%) Ant
3 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.83%) Hudson
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 12 (9.92%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Local Government
3 3 (2.48%) French Language
3 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Legal
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (17.36%) Desktop Engineer
3 20 (16.53%) Support Engineer
4 18 (14.88%) Desktop Support
5 17 (14.05%) Architect
6 14 (11.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 12 (9.92%) Consultant
8 11 (9.09%) Analyst
9 9 (7.44%) SCCM Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Server Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (5.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (5.79%) Windows Consultant
12 6 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (4.96%) Applications Engineer
13 5 (4.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) SAML
2 2 (1.65%) HTML
2 2 (1.65%) Middleware
2 2 (1.65%) SAP PI
2 2 (1.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.83%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) PKI
2 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.96%) CMDB
4 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.31%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.48%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.65%) iPad
6 2 (1.65%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.65%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) CCTV
7 1 (0.83%) Clustering
7 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.83%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.83%) Informatics
7 1 (0.83%) iPhone
7 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 96 (79.34%) Windows
2 33 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 32 (26.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (26.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (24.79%) Windows 7
5 19 (15.70%) Windows 10
6 16 (13.22%) Windows 8
7 11 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (8.26%) Linux
9 7 (5.79%) Mac OS
10 5 (4.13%) Apple iOS
10 5 (4.13%) Windows Vista
11 4 (3.31%) CentOS
11 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (3.31%) Solaris
11 4 (3.31%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.65%) Android
13 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) ITIL
2 8 (6.61%) Migration
2 8 (6.61%) PRINCE2
3 7 (5.79%) Identity Management
3 7 (5.79%) Service Delivery
4 6 (4.96%) Software Deployment
4 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.13%) Information Security
5 5 (4.13%) Presales
5 5 (4.13%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (3.31%) Application Packaging
6 4 (3.31%) Asset Management
6 4 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.31%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (3.31%) IT Asset Management
6 4 (3.31%) ITIL V3
6 4 (3.31%) Server Building
6 4 (3.31%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.83%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.74%) SQL
3 5 (4.13%) VBScript
4 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.48%) Java
5 3 (2.48%) VBA
6 2 (1.65%) PHP
6 2 (1.65%) VB
7 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) Python
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (11.57%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.09%) MCSE
4 9 (7.44%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.61%) MCP
5 8 (6.61%) MCSA
6 6 (4.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (4.13%) CCNA
7 5 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.13%) MCITP
8 3 (2.48%) VCP5
8 3 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.65%) CCNP
9 2 (1.65%) Degree
9 2 (1.65%) MOS
10 1 (0.83%) CCA
10 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 75 (61.98%) Active Directory
2 28 (23.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (14.88%) vSphere
4 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
5 12 (9.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (9.92%) VMware ESX
6 10 (8.26%) XenApp
7 9 (7.44%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.65%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.65%) NFS
8 2 (1.65%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.65%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.83%) Docker
9 1 (0.83%) Firmware
9 1 (0.83%) Xen
9 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) SCOM
2 12 (9.92%) WSUS
3 7 (5.79%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.31%) Puppet
4 4 (3.31%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.48%) Ansible
5 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.65%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.65%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.65%) OpenView
6 2 (1.65%) Simpana
6 2 (1.65%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 68 (56.20%) Microsoft
2 43 (35.54%) VMware
3 29 (23.97%) Citrix
4 22 (18.18%) HP
5 13 (10.74%) Dell
6 8 (6.61%) Apple
7 7 (5.79%) Avaya
7 7 (5.79%) Cisco
7 7 (5.79%) Oracle
8 6 (4.96%) Veeam
9 5 (4.13%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.13%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.13%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.13%) Symantec
10 4 (3.31%) Cognos
10 4 (3.31%) CommVault
10 4 (3.31%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.48%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.48%) NetApp
12 2 (1.65%) AppSense