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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 146 162 122
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -40
Contract jobs citing SCCM 824 719 831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.67% 1.46% 1.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.14% 17.84% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 426 497
Median daily rate £350 £310 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £159 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 84 62
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.63 £33.10 £27.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -13.71%
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
5106 4031 3739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.36% 8.19% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3298 2531 2208
Median daily rate £450 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £563 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 170 140
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £33.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

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 25 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 25 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 25 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 -11 266 £375 +15.38% 45
South East -13 179 £400 +14.28% 31
North West +28 109 £422 +89.66% 10
South West +15 73 £325 +14.03% 14
North East +4 71 £270 +4.85% 9
East of England +7 48 £320 +28.00% 4
Yorkshire -1 33 £306 +0.40% 12
West Midlands -19 25 £338 +5.46% 1
East Midlands +13 20 £625 +138.09% 7
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 1147 (78.35%) Windows
2 860 (58.74%) Active Directory
3 751 (51.30%) Microsoft
4 493 (33.67%) VMware
5 464 (31.69%) Windows Server
6 422 (28.83%) Windows 7
7 417 (28.48%) Citrix
8 358 (24.45%) ITIL
9 345 (23.57%) PowerShell
10 325 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 325 (22.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 320 (21.86%) SCOM
12 304 (20.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 284 (19.40%) Security Cleared
14 251 (17.14%) MS Exchange
15 237 (16.19%) Finance
16 233 (15.92%) DNS
17 225 (15.37%) XenApp
18 217 (14.82%) MS Excel
18 217 (14.82%) MS Office
19 201 (13.73%) SQL
20 196 (13.39%) SC Cleared
21 188 (12.84%) Windows 10
22 186 (12.70%) Microsoft App-V
23 183 (12.50%) DHCP
24 179 (12.23%) Office 365
25 173 (11.82%) Migration
26 170 (11.61%) Hyper-V
27 168 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
28 162 (11.07%) Linux

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
1 251 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 117 (7.99%) Skype for Business
3 116 (7.92%) SharePoint
4 115 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 59 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 57 (3.89%) IIS
7 36 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (2.25%) OpenStack
8 33 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 25 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (1.09%) IBM Notes
11 15 (1.02%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.89%) WebSphere
13 11 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.68%) Confluence
15 9 (0.61%) JBoss
16 7 (0.48%) Apache
16 7 (0.48%) Mule
16 7 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 217 (14.82%) MS Excel
1 217 (14.82%) MS Office
2 23 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 21 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.27%) MS Project
5 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.068%) Shockwave
6 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.48%) RMDS
2 7 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.20%) Eikon
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.068%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.068%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 179 (12.23%) Office 365
2 136 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (2.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 31 (2.12%) IaaS
6 23 (1.57%) PaaS
7 14 (0.96%) SaaS
8 10 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.68%) Mimecast
9 6 (0.41%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.27%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.068%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 233 (15.92%) DNS
2 183 (12.50%) DHCP
3 110 (7.51%) Firewall
4 102 (6.97%) LAN
4 102 (6.97%) SAN
5 89 (6.08%) WAN
6 66 (4.51%) TCP/IP
7 61 (4.17%) Skype
8 48 (3.28%) VPN
9 45 (3.07%) Remote Desktop
10 43 (2.94%) Internet
11 36 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
12 35 (2.39%) NetScaler
12 35 (2.39%) Wireless
13 26 (1.78%) SSL
14 24 (1.64%) VoIP
15 20 (1.37%) VLAN
16 19 (1.30%) Network Security
17 18 (1.23%) SMS
18 16 (1.09%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 26 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
6 18 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 17 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
8 16 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (0.96%) MySQL
10 11 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.68%) Ingres
11 10 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.61%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.61%) NoSQL
12 9 (0.61%) Oracle Exadata
12 9 (0.61%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.41%) Big Data
13 6 (0.41%) DB2
14 4 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 53 (3.62%) MSI
2 37 (2.53%) JIRA
3 34 (2.32%) Jenkins
4 31 (2.12%) Git (software)
5 21 (1.43%) Subversion
6 20 (1.37%) Ant
6 20 (1.37%) Hudson
6 20 (1.37%) Maven
7 17 (1.16%) InstallShield
8 11 (0.75%) AdminStudio
9 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.34%) WinDbg
11 4 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.27%) StarTeam
11 4 (0.27%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.27%) Wise Package Studio
12 1 (0.068%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.068%) ClearQuest
General
1 237 (16.19%) Finance
2 57 (3.89%) Banking
3 27 (1.84%) Telecoms
4 26 (1.78%) Legal
5 22 (1.50%) Back Office
6 20 (1.37%) Retail
7 19 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.16%) Local Government
8 17 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 14 (0.96%) Law
10 13 (0.89%) Advertising
10 13 (0.89%) Marketing
11 10 (0.68%) French Language
11 10 (0.68%) Publishing
12 9 (0.61%) Electronics
12 9 (0.61%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.48%) German Language
14 6 (0.41%) Military
14 6 (0.41%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 178 (12.16%) Analyst
2 149 (10.18%) Support Engineer
3 147 (10.04%) Architect
4 141 (9.63%) Desktop Support
5 129 (8.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 128 (8.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 110 (7.51%) SCCM Engineer
7 110 (7.51%) Windows Engineer
8 101 (6.90%) Consultant
9 73 (4.99%) Support Analyst
10 72 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 68 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support
12 67 (4.58%) 2nd Line Support
13 65 (4.44%) Administrator
14 63 (4.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 48 (3.28%) Desktop Analyst
16 46 (3.14%) Server Engineer
16 46 (3.14%) Service Analyst
17 40 (2.73%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 40 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (1.98%) .NET
2 22 (1.50%) Middleware
2 22 (1.50%) XML
3 15 (1.02%) Regular Expression
4 10 (0.68%) RESTful
5 9 (0.61%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.48%) HTML
6 7 (0.48%) Web Services
7 6 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.41%) ELK Stack
7 6 (0.41%) jQuery
7 6 (0.41%) Software Packaging
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (0.34%) SAML
8 5 (0.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (0.27%) DCOM
10 3 (0.20%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.20%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.20%) ODBC
11 2 (0.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 115 (7.86%) Data Centre
2 57 (3.89%) Blackberry
3 56 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (3.55%) Fat Client
4 52 (3.55%) Thin Client
5 50 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (2.66%) Clustering
7 38 (2.60%) Computer Science
8 30 (2.05%) PKI
9 28 (1.91%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
11 24 (1.64%) Hedge funds
12 22 (1.50%) Smartphone
13 20 (1.37%) Client/Server
14 19 (1.30%) CMDB
15 15 (1.02%) BYOD
16 14 (0.96%) Mobile App
16 14 (0.96%) User Experience
17 13 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
17 13 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1147 (78.35%) Windows
2 464 (31.69%) Windows Server
3 422 (28.83%) Windows 7
4 325 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 325 (22.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 188 (12.84%) Windows 10
6 162 (11.07%) Linux
7 151 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 113 (7.72%) Windows 8
9 80 (5.46%) Windows XP
10 67 (4.58%) Unix
11 43 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (2.12%) VMS
13 28 (1.91%) Apple iOS
14 27 (1.84%) Mac OS X
15 18 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
16 17 (1.16%) Mac OS
17 15 (1.02%) Solaris
18 14 (0.96%) Windows Vista
19 12 (0.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (24.45%) ITIL
2 173 (11.82%) Migration
3 82 (5.60%) Service Management
4 75 (5.12%) Software Deployment
5 74 (5.05%) Configuration Management
6 71 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 69 (4.71%) Software Delivery
8 68 (4.64%) Problem Management
8 68 (4.64%) Project Management
9 64 (4.37%) DevOps
10 62 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (4.10%) Service Delivery
12 55 (3.76%) Change Management
13 51 (3.48%) Application Packaging
14 49 (3.35%) Software Engineering
15 40 (2.73%) Test Automation
16 39 (2.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 38 (2.60%) Patch Management
18 35 (2.39%) ITSM
18 35 (2.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 345 (23.57%) PowerShell
2 201 (13.73%) SQL
3 95 (6.49%) VBScript
4 63 (4.30%) VB
5 54 (3.69%) Ruby
6 45 (3.07%) Python
7 35 (2.39%) Java
8 24 (1.64%) JavaScript
9 22 (1.50%) C#
10 18 (1.23%) PHP
11 17 (1.16%) C
12 16 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 13 (0.89%) Shell Script
14 9 (0.61%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.48%) Perl
16 5 (0.34%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.34%) VBA
17 1 (0.068%) R
17 1 (0.068%) XAML
Qualifications
1 284 (19.40%) Security Cleared
2 196 (13.39%) SC Cleared
3 168 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 93 (6.35%) MCSE
5 65 (4.44%) MCP
6 48 (3.28%) Degree
7 47 (3.21%) MCSA
8 42 (2.87%) DV Cleared
9 36 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
10 33 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (2.25%) MCDST
11 25 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
11 25 (1.71%) CCNA
12 23 (1.57%) MCITP
13 21 (1.43%) CISSP
13 21 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (0.68%) MCTS
17 9 (0.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.17%) SLA
2 27 (1.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.82%) QA
5 8 (0.55%) COBIT
6 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.34%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.27%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 860 (58.74%) Active Directory
2 304 (20.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 225 (15.37%) XenApp
4 186 (12.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 170 (11.61%) Hyper-V
6 141 (9.63%) XenDesktop
7 93 (6.35%) vSphere
8 61 (4.17%) VMware ESX
9 53 (3.62%) XenServer
10 35 (2.39%) BitLocker
11 26 (1.78%) Docker
12 21 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (0.96%) Xen
14 12 (0.82%) Firmware
14 12 (0.82%) Terminal Server
15 11 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 10 (0.68%) VMware Server
17 8 (0.55%) DFS Replication
17 8 (0.55%) Terminal Services
18 6 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 320 (21.86%) SCOM
2 86 (5.87%) WSUS
3 85 (5.81%) Puppet
4 61 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 42 (2.87%) SCVMM
6 38 (2.60%) SCOrch
7 37 (2.53%) Ansible
8 35 (2.39%) Windows Intune
9 33 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
10 30 (2.05%) Backup Exec
11 26 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
11 26 (1.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 22 (1.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 19 (1.30%) Nagios
13 19 (1.30%) SCSM
14 18 (1.23%) Tivoli
15 17 (1.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 15 (1.02%) HP SiteScope
16 15 (1.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 13 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 751 (51.30%) Microsoft
2 493 (33.67%) VMware
3 417 (28.48%) Citrix
4 156 (10.66%) HP
5 130 (8.88%) Cisco
6 108 (7.38%) AppSense
7 73 (4.99%) Symantec
8 71 (4.85%) Dell
9 60 (4.10%) Oracle
10 55 (3.76%) Red Hat
11 45 (3.07%) Splunk
12 43 (2.94%) IBM
13 41 (2.80%) NetApp
14 38 (2.60%) EMC
14 38 (2.60%) Intel Security
15 36 (2.46%) Apple
16 33 (2.25%) CheckPoint
17 31 (2.12%) Remedy
18 28 (1.91%) CA
19 25 (1.71%) Bloomberg
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