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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 70 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 1.01% 1.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.64% 17.00% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 13
Median daily rate £219 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £122 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £466 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.19% -21.55%
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
81 100 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.82% 5.91% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 49 46
Median daily rate £350 £350 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £260 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £473 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

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 September 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 September 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 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Windows Server
3 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (53.66%) PowerShell
4 18 (43.90%) Finance
4 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
5 17 (41.46%) SQL
6 15 (36.59%) C#
6 15 (36.59%) ITIL
6 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
6 15 (36.59%) Configuration Management
7 14 (34.15%) VMware
8 13 (31.71%) SCOM
9 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (29.27%) Migration
9 12 (29.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (29.27%) XenApp
9 12 (29.27%) XenDesktop
10 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (26.83%) Citrix
11 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
11 10 (24.39%) Security Patching
12 9 (21.95%) VBScript
13 8 (19.51%) ServiceNow
14 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
14 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
14 7 (17.07%) MSI
14 7 (17.07%) Application Packaging
15 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS

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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) DHCP
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.44%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.44%) SMS
4 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MSI
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Publishing
3 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (14.63%) Analyst
1 6 (14.63%) Server Specialist
2 5 (12.20%) Applications Packager
2 5 (12.20%) Consultant
2 5 (12.20%) IT Support
3 4 (9.76%) Administrator
3 4 (9.76%) Server Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) MSI Packager
4 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Support
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Automation Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) REST
2 2 (4.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.76%) Credit Risk
2 4 (9.76%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
3 1 (2.44%) iPhone
3 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Windows Server
3 22 (53.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
7 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.88%) Unix
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Configuration Management
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) Migration
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (24.39%) Security Patching
5 7 (17.07%) Application Packaging
6 6 (14.63%) API Development
6 6 (14.63%) API Integration
6 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Server Building
8 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.88%) Project Management
10 2 (4.88%) Release Management
11 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
11 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.44%) Line Management
11 1 (2.44%) Service Management
11 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.44%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) PowerShell
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 9 (21.95%) VBScript
5 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) C
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) HND
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) MCITP
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
1 6 (14.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (7.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (29.27%) XenApp
2 12 (29.27%) XenDesktop
3 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) SCOM
2 5 (12.20%) WSUS
3 4 (9.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (9.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (4.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
3 11 (26.83%) Citrix
4 8 (19.51%) ServiceNow
5 4 (9.76%) CA
5 4 (9.76%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) AppSense
6 2 (4.88%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) EMC
7 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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