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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 87 105 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -50
Contract jobs citing SCCM 37 27 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.62% 1.03% 3.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.23% 10.84% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 67
Median daily rate £225 £258 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.62% -23.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £159 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £391 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.06 £15.50 £16.61
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -6.68%
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
203 249 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.90% 9.53% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 141 162
Median daily rate £430 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £60.00 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

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 7 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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 +7 19 £388 +33.62% 3
Norfolk +13 5 £156 +8.69%
Bedfordshire +3 5 £80 -68.00%
Suffolk - 5 £295 -
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £125 -67.74% 3
Essex +5 1 £220 -16.98% 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 81 (78.64%) Windows
2 59 (57.28%) Microsoft
2 59 (57.28%) Active Directory
3 33 (32.04%) VMware
4 29 (28.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (28.16%) Windows 7
5 27 (26.21%) Windows Server
6 22 (21.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (21.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (20.39%) MS Exchange
8 20 (19.42%) HP
8 20 (19.42%) Citrix
9 18 (17.48%) MS Excel
9 18 (17.48%) ITIL
9 18 (17.48%) Windows 10
10 16 (15.53%) vSphere
10 16 (15.53%) Office 365
11 15 (14.56%) DNS
12 14 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (13.59%) SQL
12 14 (13.59%) Finance
12 14 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
13 13 (12.62%) MS Office
14 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
14 12 (11.65%) Dell
15 11 (10.68%) Hyper-V
15 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
15 11 (10.68%) WSUS
15 11 (10.68%) Firewall

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 21 (20.39%) MS Exchange
2 14 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.65%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.91%) IIS
5 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.94%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (17.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.62%) MS Office
3 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) assyst
1 2 (1.94%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.97%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.97%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.53%) Office 365
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.88%) OneDrive
5 3 (2.91%) SaaS
6 2 (1.94%) iTunes
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.97%) G Suite
7 1 (0.97%) IaaS
7 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) DNS
2 11 (10.68%) Firewall
3 10 (9.71%) DHCP
3 10 (9.71%) WAN
4 8 (7.77%) Internet
4 8 (7.77%) LAN
4 8 (7.77%) VPN
5 6 (5.83%) SAN
6 5 (4.85%) iSCSI
7 4 (3.88%) NetScaler
7 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
7 4 (3.88%) VLAN
7 4 (3.88%) Wireless
8 3 (2.91%) MPLS
9 2 (1.94%) FTP
9 2 (1.94%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.94%) WLAN
10 1 (0.97%) Intranet
10 1 (0.97%) VoIP
10 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) MySQL
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.91%) OLTP
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MSI
2 2 (1.94%) AdminStudio
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Local Government
3 3 (2.91%) Legal
4 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (16.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (15.53%) Architect
2 16 (15.53%) Support Engineer
3 12 (11.65%) Desktop Engineer
3 12 (11.65%) Desktop Support
4 11 (10.68%) Consultant
5 9 (8.74%) Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) IT Support
6 8 (7.77%) IT Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) SCCM Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) SCCM Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) SAML
2 3 (2.91%) Middleware
2 3 (2.91%) Web Services
3 2 (1.94%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.97%) .NET
4 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.97%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.83%) PKI
3 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.88%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.88%) CMDB
4 4 (3.88%) NHS
5 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.91%) iPad
5 3 (2.91%) iPhone
5 3 (2.91%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.94%) Replication
6 2 (1.94%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.97%) CCTV
7 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Statistics
7 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 81 (78.64%) Windows
2 29 (28.16%) Windows 7
2 29 (28.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (26.21%) Windows Server
4 22 (21.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (17.48%) Windows 10
6 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.77%) Linux
8 7 (6.80%) Windows 8
9 6 (5.83%) Solaris
10 4 (3.88%) CentOS
10 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.88%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.91%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.94%) Android
12 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.94%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) ITIL
2 8 (7.77%) Migration
3 6 (5.83%) Asset Management
4 5 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (4.85%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (4.85%) Identity Management
4 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (3.88%) Information Security
5 4 (3.88%) ITIL V3
5 4 (3.88%) Presales
5 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
5 4 (3.88%) Software Deployment
6 3 (2.91%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.91%) Network Architecture
6 3 (2.91%) Open Source
6 3 (2.91%) Performance Testing
6 3 (2.91%) RAD
6 3 (2.91%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.59%) SQL
2 11 (10.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.91%) Java
3 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.94%) VBScript
5 1 (0.97%) C
5 1 (0.97%) VB
5 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.68%) MCSE
3 8 (7.77%) MCP
4 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) MCITP
6 4 (3.88%) CCNA
6 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.88%) DBS Check
6 4 (3.88%) MCSA
6 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.91%) Degree
7 3 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.94%) CCNP
9 1 (0.97%) CCA
9 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 59 (57.28%) Active Directory
2 22 (21.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.53%) vSphere
4 11 (10.68%) Hyper-V
5 9 (8.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (8.74%) XenApp
6 8 (7.77%) VMware ESX
7 7 (6.80%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.94%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.97%) Firmware
9 1 (0.97%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (10.68%) WSUS
2 8 (7.77%) Backup Exec
3 7 (6.80%) SCOM
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.91%) OpenView
4 3 (2.91%) Simpana
4 3 (2.91%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.97%) Aspera SmartTrack
6 1 (0.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.97%) DameWare
6 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.97%) Puppet
6 1 (0.97%) SCSM
6 1 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.97%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 59 (57.28%) Microsoft
2 33 (32.04%) VMware
3 20 (19.42%) Citrix
3 20 (19.42%) HP
4 12 (11.65%) Dell
5 8 (7.77%) Apple
5 8 (7.77%) Oracle
6 6 (5.83%) Avaya
6 6 (5.83%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.83%) IBM
7 5 (4.85%) Veeam
8 4 (3.88%) Cisco
8 4 (3.88%) CommVault
8 4 (3.88%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.88%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.88%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.91%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.91%) BMC
9 3 (2.91%) NetApp
9 3 (2.91%) Sun