The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 150 148 122
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Contract jobs citing SCCM 829 798 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.63% 1.57% 1.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.30% 19.12% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 453 486
Median daily rate £350 £311 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.44% -0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £293
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +5.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 90 60
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £31.60 £29.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -13.92%
SCCM
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5085 4174 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.98% 8.23% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3256 2556 2270
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £562 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 187 155
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.08 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -16.00%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in England

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCCM across the England region.

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in England

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in England

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCCM across the England region.

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in England

SCCM
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -15 277 £380 +16.92% 46
South East -34 180 £380 +8.57% 26
North West +46 119 £400 +34.45% 7
South West +18 68 £325 +18.18% 9
North East +12 57 £265 -21.48% 1
East of England +10 53 £283 +28.40% 8
West Midlands -25 31 £300 -10.44% 5
Yorkshire -7 28 £270 -10.00% 14
East Midlands -7 13 £325 +7.43% 3
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 England region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 1118 (78.51%) Windows
2 831 (58.36%) Active Directory
3 734 (51.54%) Microsoft
4 487 (34.20%) VMware
5 474 (33.29%) Windows Server
6 423 (29.71%) Windows 7
7 409 (28.72%) Citrix
8 347 (24.37%) ITIL
9 330 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 328 (23.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 324 (22.75%) PowerShell
12 316 (22.19%) SCOM
13 309 (21.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 260 (18.26%) Security Cleared
15 237 (16.64%) MS Exchange
16 231 (16.22%) Finance
17 228 (16.01%) XenApp
18 220 (15.45%) MS Office
19 214 (15.03%) DNS
20 213 (14.96%) MS Excel
21 191 (13.41%) SQL
22 189 (13.27%) Microsoft App-V
23 181 (12.71%) SC Cleared
24 180 (12.64%) Migration
25 176 (12.36%) Hyper-V
26 166 (11.66%) Windows 10
27 163 (11.45%) Office 365
28 160 (11.24%) DHCP
28 160 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
29 153 (10.74%) XenDesktop

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 237 (16.64%) MS Exchange
2 120 (8.43%) SharePoint
3 117 (8.22%) Skype for Business
4 109 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 61 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 55 (3.86%) IIS
7 35 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (2.32%) OpenStack
9 31 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 29 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (1.12%) IBM Notes
12 15 (1.05%) Tomcat
13 12 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (0.77%) WebSphere
15 10 (0.70%) Confluence
16 8 (0.56%) JBoss
17 7 (0.49%) WebLogic
18 6 (0.42%) Apache
18 6 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
19 3 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 220 (15.45%) MS Office
2 213 (14.96%) MS Excel
3 22 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.28%) MS Project
6 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.070%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.070%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.49%) RMDS
2 7 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.21%) Eikon
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.070%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.070%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 163 (11.45%) Office 365
2 128 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (2.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 38 (2.67%) IaaS
6 30 (2.11%) PaaS
7 25 (1.76%) SaaS
8 12 (0.84%) Mimecast
9 11 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (0.42%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.28%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.070%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 214 (15.03%) DNS
2 160 (11.24%) DHCP
3 106 (7.44%) SAN
4 102 (7.16%) Firewall
5 92 (6.46%) LAN
6 78 (5.48%) WAN
7 59 (4.14%) Skype
8 58 (4.07%) TCP/IP
9 49 (3.44%) Remote Desktop
10 46 (3.23%) NetScaler
11 43 (3.02%) Internet
12 41 (2.88%) VPN
13 34 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (1.69%) SSL
14 24 (1.69%) VoIP
14 24 (1.69%) Wireless
15 20 (1.40%) VLAN
16 19 (1.33%) SMS
17 15 (1.05%) 3G
17 15 (1.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
4 28 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
7 16 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 16 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (0.77%) MySQL
9 9 (0.63%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.63%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
10 8 (0.56%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.49%) Big Data
11 7 (0.49%) Ingres
11 7 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.35%) DB2
13 4 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 49 (3.44%) MSI
2 36 (2.53%) JIRA
3 35 (2.46%) Jenkins
4 32 (2.25%) Git (software)
5 23 (1.62%) Subversion
6 22 (1.54%) Ant
6 22 (1.54%) Hudson
6 22 (1.54%) Maven
7 14 (0.98%) InstallShield
8 8 (0.56%) AdminStudio
9 6 (0.42%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.35%) WinDbg
11 4 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.28%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.28%) Wise Package Studio
12 2 (0.14%) StarTeam
General
1 231 (16.22%) Finance
2 58 (4.07%) Banking
3 27 (1.90%) Legal
4 26 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 21 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 18 (1.26%) Back Office
7 17 (1.19%) Law
7 17 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.19%) Retail
8 15 (1.05%) Local Government
9 13 (0.91%) Advertising
9 13 (0.91%) Marketing
10 10 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.63%) Electronics
12 7 (0.49%) French Language
12 7 (0.49%) Publishing
13 6 (0.42%) Games
13 6 (0.42%) German Language
13 6 (0.42%) Military
14 5 (0.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 189 (13.27%) Analyst
2 153 (10.74%) Support Engineer
3 142 (9.97%) Desktop Support
4 133 (9.34%) Desktop Engineer
5 130 (9.13%) Architect
6 115 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 110 (7.72%) Windows Engineer
8 98 (6.88%) Consultant
9 97 (6.81%) SCCM Engineer
10 81 (5.69%) Support Analyst
11 77 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
12 71 (4.99%) 3rd Line Support
13 67 (4.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 66 (4.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 61 (4.28%) Administrator
16 50 (3.51%) Desktop Analyst
17 44 (3.09%) Service Analyst
18 42 (2.95%) DevOps Engineer
19 40 (2.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
19 40 (2.81%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (1.90%) .NET
2 22 (1.54%) Middleware
2 22 (1.54%) XML
3 15 (1.05%) Regular Expression
4 9 (0.63%) .NET Framework
4 9 (0.63%) RESTful
5 7 (0.49%) HTML
5 7 (0.49%) Web Services
6 6 (0.42%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.42%) ELK Stack
6 6 (0.42%) jQuery
7 5 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (0.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (0.28%) DCOM
9 3 (0.21%) SAML
9 3 (0.21%) Software Packaging
10 2 (0.14%) WPF
11 1 (0.070%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.070%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.070%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 103 (7.23%) Data Centre
2 57 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 49 (3.44%) Fat Client
3 49 (3.44%) Thin Client
4 46 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (2.39%) Clustering
7 32 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 30 (2.11%) PKI
9 29 (2.04%) Computer Science
10 28 (1.97%) Hedge funds
11 27 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (1.33%) User Experience
13 17 (1.19%) Client/Server
13 17 (1.19%) CMDB
13 17 (1.19%) iPhone
14 14 (0.98%) BYOD
14 14 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (0.98%) Mobile App
15 12 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1118 (78.51%) Windows
2 474 (33.29%) Windows Server
3 423 (29.71%) Windows 7
4 330 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 328 (23.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 166 (11.66%) Windows 10
7 152 (10.67%) Linux
8 148 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 116 (8.15%) Windows 8
10 92 (6.46%) Windows XP
11 58 (4.07%) Unix
12 42 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 32 (2.25%) Apple iOS
13 32 (2.25%) VMS
14 18 (1.26%) Mac OS X
15 17 (1.19%) Mac OS
15 17 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
16 12 (0.84%) Android
16 12 (0.84%) Solaris
16 12 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (24.37%) ITIL
2 180 (12.64%) Migration
3 92 (6.46%) Service Management
4 84 (5.90%) Configuration Management
5 79 (5.55%) Software Deployment
6 78 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (5.34%) Disaster Recovery
8 68 (4.78%) Problem Management
8 68 (4.78%) Project Management
9 62 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 58 (4.07%) DevOps
11 56 (3.93%) Change Management
12 50 (3.51%) Software Delivery
13 48 (3.37%) Software Engineering
14 44 (3.09%) Application Packaging
15 40 (2.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (2.81%) Test Automation
16 37 (2.60%) ITSM
17 35 (2.46%) Patch Management
18 32 (2.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 324 (22.75%) PowerShell
2 191 (13.41%) SQL
3 83 (5.83%) VBScript
4 57 (4.00%) Ruby
5 50 (3.51%) VB
6 47 (3.30%) Python
7 33 (2.32%) Java
8 23 (1.62%) JavaScript
9 20 (1.40%) C#
10 17 (1.19%) PHP
11 14 (0.98%) C
12 13 (0.91%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 8 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.49%) Perl
16 5 (0.35%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.35%) VBA
17 1 (0.070%) R
17 1 (0.070%) XAML
Qualifications
1 260 (18.26%) Security Cleared
2 181 (12.71%) SC Cleared
3 160 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 87 (6.11%) MCSE
5 62 (4.35%) MCP
6 42 (2.95%) MCSA
7 37 (2.60%) Degree
8 34 (2.39%) DV Cleared
9 33 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
10 27 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
11 26 (1.83%) MCDST
12 22 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
12 22 (1.54%) MCITP
13 20 (1.40%) CCNA
13 20 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 18 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 13 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 12 (0.84%) CISSP
17 9 (0.63%) MCTS
18 8 (0.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.42%) SLA
2 24 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 19 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.05%) QA
5 7 (0.49%) COBIT
6 6 (0.42%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.21%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.070%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 831 (58.36%) Active Directory
2 309 (21.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 228 (16.01%) XenApp
4 189 (13.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 176 (12.36%) Hyper-V
6 153 (10.74%) XenDesktop
7 95 (6.67%) vSphere
8 57 (4.00%) VMware ESX
9 46 (3.23%) XenServer
10 37 (2.60%) BitLocker
11 28 (1.97%) Docker
12 18 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
13 13 (0.91%) Terminal Server
14 12 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 11 (0.77%) Xen
16 9 (0.63%) VMware Server
17 8 (0.56%) DFS Replication
17 8 (0.56%) Terminal Services
18 7 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
19 4 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 316 (22.19%) SCOM
2 80 (5.62%) Puppet
3 75 (5.27%) WSUS
4 51 (3.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 48 (3.37%) SCVMM
6 47 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
7 37 (2.60%) SCOrch
8 32 (2.25%) Ansible
9 30 (2.11%) Windows Intune
10 25 (1.76%) Backup Exec
11 21 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
12 20 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 18 (1.26%) Nagios
14 17 (1.19%) SCSM
15 15 (1.05%) HP SiteScope
16 14 (0.98%) CFEngine
16 14 (0.98%) Tivoli
17 13 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 13 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 12 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 734 (51.54%) Microsoft
2 487 (34.20%) VMware
3 409 (28.72%) Citrix
4 141 (9.90%) HP
5 107 (7.51%) Cisco
6 96 (6.74%) AppSense
7 73 (5.13%) Dell
8 67 (4.71%) Symantec
9 53 (3.72%) Oracle
9 53 (3.72%) Red Hat
10 45 (3.16%) Splunk
11 40 (2.81%) NetApp
12 38 (2.67%) IBM
13 36 (2.53%) EMC
13 36 (2.53%) Remedy
14 34 (2.39%) Intel Security
15 32 (2.25%) CheckPoint
16 31 (2.18%) Apple
17 26 (1.83%) Bloomberg
17 26 (1.83%) CA
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