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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 44 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Contract jobs citing SCCM 24 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.03% 1.65% 1.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.80% 23.96% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 6
Median daily rate £375 £319 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £120 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £354 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+21.31% -7.57%

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
71 96 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.98% 6.89% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 26
Median daily rate £424 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.07% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.38%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 21 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (42.42%) XenApp
5 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) Citrix
6 13 (39.39%) Finance
6 13 (39.39%) XenDesktop
7 12 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 12 (36.36%) SCOM
7 12 (36.36%) VMware
7 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 11 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 10 (30.30%) VMware ESX
9 10 (30.30%) ITIL
10 9 (27.27%) DHCP
10 9 (27.27%) DNS
10 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 9 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
11 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (18.18%) Migration
13 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 6 (18.18%) MS Office
14 5 (15.15%) SQL
14 5 (15.15%) Blackberry

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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) DHCP
1 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) VPN
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
3 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MSI
1 2 (6.06%) WinDbg
General
1 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Service Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) IT Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Packager
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Engineering Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) ICT Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.12%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.12%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 2 (6.06%) Android
7 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (30.30%) ITIL
3 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
4 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.12%) Application Discovery
5 4 (12.12%) Application Packaging
5 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) Server Building
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) XenApp
3 13 (39.39%) XenDesktop
4 11 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (30.30%) VMware ESX
6 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
8 3 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
9 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (3.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 12 (36.36%) SCOM
2 4 (12.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (12.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Citrix
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) CA
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco
3 4 (12.12%) Symantec
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Varonis
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) Canon
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.03%) Lumension
5 1 (3.03%) Mitel
5 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) Xerox