The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 66 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing SCCM 29 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.29% 0.82% 1.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.14% 15.48% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 9
Median daily rate £375 £124 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+203.03% -45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £113 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £135 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £289
% change year-on-year
- +8.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
SCCM
Scotland

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

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
144 84 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.39% 5.27% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 41 44
Median daily rate £425 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £257 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.07 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+35.24% +9.46%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

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

1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (58.00%) PowerShell
4 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
5 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
6 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (44.00%) ITIL
6 22 (44.00%) Finance
7 20 (40.00%) VMware
7 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (38.00%) Citrix
9 18 (36.00%) XenApp
10 17 (34.00%) SQL
11 16 (32.00%) Windows 7
12 15 (30.00%) SCOM
12 15 (30.00%) C#
12 15 (30.00%) Configuration Management
13 14 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
13 14 (28.00%) Migration
13 14 (28.00%) XenDesktop
14 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
15 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
16 10 (20.00%) Security Patching
16 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (20.00%) Blackberry
16 10 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 10 (20.00%) SQL Server

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (18.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) DHCP
1 7 (14.00%) DNS
2 5 (10.00%) VPN
3 4 (8.00%) LAN
3 4 (8.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) WAN
5 2 (4.00%) LDAP
6 1 (2.00%) BGP
6 1 (2.00%) Broadband
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.00%) OSPF
6 1 (2.00%) SMS
6 1 (2.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.00%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) VLAN
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Publishing
3 5 (10.00%) Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Legal
5 3 (6.00%) Law
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Analyst
1 9 (18.00%) IT Support
2 6 (12.00%) Administrator
2 6 (12.00%) Consultant
2 6 (12.00%) Server Specialist
3 5 (10.00%) Applications Packager
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) IT Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Server Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Active Directory Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Active Directory Support
5 3 (6.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) REST
2 2 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (18.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Clustering
3 4 (8.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (8.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (32.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
6 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.00%) Unix
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.00%) Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 15 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 14 (28.00%) Migration
4 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (20.00%) Security Patching
6 6 (12.00%) API Development
6 6 (12.00%) API Integration
7 5 (10.00%) Application Packaging
7 5 (10.00%) Server Building
8 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.00%) Project Management
10 2 (4.00%) Release Management
10 2 (4.00%) Service Management
11 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
11 1 (2.00%) Kanban
11 1 (2.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) PowerShell
2 17 (34.00%) SQL
3 15 (30.00%) C#
4 9 (18.00%) VBScript
5 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (8.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) HND
2 1 (2.00%) MCITP
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (36.00%) XenApp
3 14 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (28.00%) XenDesktop
4 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) SCOM
2 8 (16.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (8.00%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (8.00%) WSUS
4 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.00%) VMware
3 19 (38.00%) Citrix
4 9 (18.00%) Symantec
5 8 (16.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (8.00%) CA
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco
7 2 (4.00%) AppSense
7 2 (4.00%) EMC
7 2 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.00%) Apple
8 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat