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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 59 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 1.27% 1.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.48% 18.10% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 12
Median daily rate £325 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £121 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £474 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.78 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.03% -7.57%
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
77 105 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.32% 7.00% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 35
Median daily rate £425 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £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 £17.50 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%

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 5 December 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 5 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
3 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (57.14%) SCOM
7 13 (46.43%) Citrix
7 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
7 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
8 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
9 11 (39.29%) XenApp
9 11 (39.29%) XenDesktop
9 11 (39.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (39.29%) Windows 10
10 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (35.71%) ITIL
10 10 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (32.14%) Finance
11 9 (32.14%) VMware
12 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
13 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (25.00%) MS Office
13 7 (25.00%) DNS
13 7 (25.00%) DHCP
13 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (21.43%) SQL
14 6 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
15 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
15 5 (17.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DHCP
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
1 2 (7.14%) WinDbg
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) IT Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) IT Support
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.14%) iPad
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
6 11 (39.29%) Windows 10
7 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
8 2 (7.14%) Android
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.57%) Solaris
9 1 (3.57%) Unix
9 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Application Packaging
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Application Discovery
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Release Management
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) HND
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) XenApp
2 11 (39.29%) XenDesktop
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
7 3 (10.71%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (3.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) SCOM
2 5 (17.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (17.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) CA
4 5 (17.86%) Symantec
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Apple
6 2 (7.14%) AppSense
6 2 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) Varonis
7 1 (3.57%) Adobe
7 1 (3.57%) Canon
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.57%) Lumension
7 1 (3.57%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Xerox