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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 73 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Contract jobs citing SCCM 23 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.72% 1.49% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.84% 24.44% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 1
Median daily rate £344 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £16.06
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +24.57%

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
89 90 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.51% 6.11% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 39 15
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017, 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 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
3 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
4 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) ITIL
7 14 (38.89%) Citrix
7 14 (38.89%) VMware
8 13 (36.11%) Finance
9 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 12 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
10 11 (30.56%) XenApp
10 11 (30.56%) VMware ESX
11 10 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
11 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (27.78%) SCOM
11 10 (27.78%) Windows 10
11 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
12 9 (25.00%) Service Management
12 9 (25.00%) DHCP
12 9 (25.00%) DNS
13 8 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (19.44%) MS Office
15 6 (16.67%) Migration
15 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) DHCP
1 9 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
3 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Skype
3 1 (2.78%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) WinDbg
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Service Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) IT Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) ICT Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Packager
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Engineering Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 4 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 4 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
2 19 (52.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (27.78%) Windows 10
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 3 (8.33%) Android
5 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Service Management
3 8 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) Application Discovery
6 4 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 3 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) VMware ESX
2 11 (30.56%) XenApp
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCOM
2 3 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.56%) WSUS
4 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.78%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) Citrix
2 14 (38.89%) VMware
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) CA
4 3 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (8.33%) Symantec
5 2 (5.56%) Lumension
5 2 (5.56%) Varonis
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (2.78%) Apple
6 1 (2.78%) Canon
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.78%) Mitel
6 1 (2.78%) Remedy
6 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.78%) Sophos
6 1 (2.78%) Xerox
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