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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 62 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 34 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.57% 1.04% 1.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.36% 16.67% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 10
Median daily rate £451 £148 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+205.42% -48.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £118 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £264 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +4.22%
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
167 90 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.61% 6.26% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 43
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £421 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

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 26 June 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 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 29 (53.70%) PowerShell
5 27 (50.00%) ITIL
6 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 26 (48.15%) Windows Server
7 23 (42.59%) Finance
8 22 (40.74%) VMware
9 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (37.04%) Citrix
11 18 (33.33%) XenApp
12 17 (31.48%) Windows 7
12 17 (31.48%) SCOM
13 16 (29.63%) SQL
14 15 (27.78%) C#
14 15 (27.78%) Configuration Management
15 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
15 14 (25.93%) Migration
15 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (24.07%) XenDesktop
16 13 (24.07%) Microsoft App-V
17 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
19 10 (18.52%) Blackberry
19 10 (18.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
19 10 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
19 10 (18.52%) Security Patching
19 10 (18.52%) Windows 10

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 14 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) VPN
2 6 (11.11%) DHCP
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) SAN
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (1.85%) BGP
5 1 (1.85%) Broadband
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.85%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.85%) OSPF
5 1 (1.85%) SMS
5 1 (1.85%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.85%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
5 1 (1.85%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MSI
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Publishing
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Legal
5 3 (5.56%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) IT Support
3 6 (11.11%) Administrator
3 6 (11.11%) Consultant
3 6 (11.11%) Server Specialist
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.26%) Applications Packager
4 5 (9.26%) IT Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (7.41%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) SCCM Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Server Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Blackberry
2 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.26%) Clustering
4 4 (7.41%) Credit Risk
4 4 (7.41%) Market Risk
5 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
5 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (48.15%) Windows Server
4 21 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (31.48%) Windows 7
6 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.70%) Unix
9 1 (1.85%) Linux
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.85%) Solaris
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Configuration Management
3 14 (25.93%) Migration
4 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (18.52%) Security Patching
6 6 (11.11%) API Development
6 6 (11.11%) API Integration
7 5 (9.26%) Application Packaging
7 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.26%) Server Building
8 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.41%) Release Management
8 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.70%) Line Management
11 1 (1.85%) DevOps
11 1 (1.85%) Re-Platforming
11 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
11 1 (1.85%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) PowerShell
2 16 (29.63%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) VBScript
5 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.70%) C
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (1.85%) CCNP
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.85%) MCITP
2 1 (1.85%) MCSE
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 6 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 18 (33.33%) XenApp
3 13 (24.07%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (24.07%) XenDesktop
4 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) SCOM
2 8 (14.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (12.96%) WSUS
4 5 (9.26%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (40.74%) VMware
3 20 (37.04%) Citrix
4 9 (16.67%) Symantec
5 8 (14.81%) ServiceNow
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 4 (7.41%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) AppSense
7 3 (5.56%) CA
8 2 (3.70%) EMC
8 2 (3.70%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
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