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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK / England
Rank 191 178 145
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -33
Contract jobs citing SCCM 543 635 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.30% 1.33% 1.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.22% 14.93% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 385 420
Median daily rate £325 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £150 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 62 68
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £55.55 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £16.06
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +24.57%

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

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4106 4254 4198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.82% 8.92% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2759 2708 2498
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 129 145
Median hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% +52.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.59 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +13 227 £375 +11.11% 48
South East -16 110 £337 +3.53% 15
East of England -9 43 £225 -14.93% 10
East Midlands +17 35 £250 -13.04% 7
Yorkshire +15 33 £305 +103.33% 10
South West -18 32 £314 +8.18% 8
North West +8 29 £281 +2.27% 7
West Midlands -7 19 £300 +3.44% 6
North East -10 17 £220 +7.31% 3
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 England region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 1007 (80.69%) Windows
2 752 (60.26%) Active Directory
3 646 (51.76%) Microsoft
4 378 (30.29%) Windows Server
5 363 (29.09%) Windows 7
6 342 (27.40%) VMware
7 299 (23.96%) Windows 10
8 297 (23.80%) Citrix
9 273 (21.88%) ITIL
10 259 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 254 (20.35%) PowerShell
12 246 (19.71%) Office 365
13 226 (18.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 212 (16.99%) DNS
15 208 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 196 (15.71%) MS Office
17 184 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
18 178 (14.26%) SCOM
18 178 (14.26%) DHCP
19 174 (13.94%) Microsoft App-V
20 167 (13.38%) MS Excel
21 163 (13.06%) SQL
22 160 (12.82%) Migration
23 159 (12.74%) XenApp
24 154 (12.34%) SC Cleared
25 148 (11.86%) MS Exchange
26 133 (10.66%) SQL Server
27 130 (10.42%) Finance
28 129 (10.34%) Hyper-V
29 124 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 148 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 118 (9.46%) Skype for Business
3 90 (7.21%) SharePoint
4 73 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 48 (3.85%) IIS
6 45 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (0.64%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.64%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.32%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.32%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
13 3 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.24%) Site Server
14 2 (0.16%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 2 (0.16%) JBoss
14 2 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 196 (15.71%) MS Office
2 167 (13.38%) MS Excel
3 18 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.080%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 246 (19.71%) Office 365
2 124 (9.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (3.04%) IaaS
5 30 (2.40%) OneDrive
6 24 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (1.12%) G Suite
8 12 (0.96%) PaaS
9 8 (0.64%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.64%) SaaS
10 5 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.32%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.24%) GitHub
13 2 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
13 2 (0.16%) IBM PureFlex
14 1 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.080%) Trello
14 1 (0.080%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 212 (16.99%) DNS
2 178 (14.26%) DHCP
3 95 (7.61%) TCP/IP
4 87 (6.97%) LAN
5 75 (6.01%) SAN
6 74 (5.93%) VPN
7 72 (5.77%) Firewall
8 64 (5.13%) WAN
9 62 (4.97%) Skype
10 37 (2.96%) Internet
11 31 (2.48%) Wireless
12 29 (2.32%) Remote Desktop
13 25 (2.00%) Network Security
14 24 (1.92%) SSL
14 24 (1.92%) VoIP
15 20 (1.60%) SNMP
16 19 (1.52%) iSCSI
17 18 (1.44%) Unified Communications
17 18 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (1.28%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 34 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (0.96%) MySQL
4 12 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.48%) DB2
7 5 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.32%) Ingres
8 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.16%) Big Data
10 2 (0.16%) OLTP
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.080%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 64 (5.13%) MSI
2 14 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.80%) InstallShield
5 9 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (0.56%) JIRA
7 6 (0.48%) AdminStudio
8 5 (0.40%) Hudson
8 5 (0.40%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.32%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.32%) ClearQuest
9 4 (0.32%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.16%) Subversion
12 1 (0.080%) Ant
12 1 (0.080%) Log4j
12 1 (0.080%) Maven
12 1 (0.080%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.080%) WinDbg
General
1 130 (10.42%) Finance
2 52 (4.17%) Banking
3 23 (1.84%) Back Office
4 22 (1.76%) Retail
5 21 (1.68%) Advertising
6 16 (1.28%) Law
7 15 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 12 (0.96%) Legal
9 10 (0.80%) Local Government
9 10 (0.80%) Publishing
10 8 (0.64%) Games
10 8 (0.64%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.40%) Marketing
13 4 (0.32%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.32%) Military
13 4 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.24%) Electronics
15 2 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 166 (13.30%) Support Engineer
2 158 (12.66%) Analyst
3 116 (9.29%) Desktop Support
4 103 (8.25%) Consultant
5 101 (8.09%) Windows Engineer
6 96 (7.69%) Architect
7 93 (7.45%) SCCM Engineer
8 91 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support
8 91 (7.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 89 (7.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 88 (7.05%) Desktop Engineer
11 84 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
12 74 (5.93%) Support Analyst
13 55 (4.41%) Administrator
14 53 (4.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 51 (4.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 51 (4.09%) SCCM Consultant
16 42 (3.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 42 (3.37%) Applications Packager
16 42 (3.37%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.96%) Software Packaging
2 23 (1.84%) Web Services
3 17 (1.36%) .NET
4 13 (1.04%) Middleware
5 11 (0.88%) XML
6 8 (0.64%) SAML
7 7 (0.56%) HTML
7 7 (0.56%) REST
8 5 (0.40%) XMPP
9 4 (0.32%) 802.1X
9 4 (0.32%) Regular Expression
10 3 (0.24%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.24%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (0.24%) JSON
10 3 (0.24%) WAP
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (0.080%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (0.080%) HTML5
12 1 (0.080%) WSDL
12 1 (0.080%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.69%) Data Centre
2 58 (4.65%) PKI
3 56 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (4.33%) Fat Client
4 54 (4.33%) Thin Client
5 42 (3.37%) Clustering
6 37 (2.96%) Smartphone
7 36 (2.88%) Blackberry
8 28 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 25 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
10 21 (1.68%) Computer Science
11 19 (1.52%) iPhone
12 18 (1.44%) User Experience
13 16 (1.28%) Replication
14 13 (1.04%) BYOD
14 13 (1.04%) Mobile App
15 12 (0.96%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.96%) Device Driver
16 11 (0.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1007 (80.69%) Windows
2 378 (30.29%) Windows Server
3 363 (29.09%) Windows 7
4 299 (23.96%) Windows 10
5 259 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 226 (18.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 113 (9.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 91 (7.29%) Linux
9 87 (6.97%) Windows 8
10 42 (3.37%) Android
10 42 (3.37%) Apple iOS
11 39 (3.13%) Windows XP
12 29 (2.32%) Unix
13 27 (2.16%) Mac OS X
14 22 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (1.60%) Solaris
16 13 (1.04%) CentOS
17 11 (0.88%) Windows Vista
18 8 (0.64%) Ubuntu
18 8 (0.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (21.88%) ITIL
2 160 (12.82%) Migration
3 84 (6.73%) Application Packaging
4 62 (4.97%) Software Deployment
5 53 (4.25%) Patch Management
6 49 (3.93%) Service Management
7 47 (3.77%) Problem Management
8 44 (3.53%) Configuration Management
9 42 (3.37%) Software Delivery
10 41 (3.29%) Change Management
11 40 (3.21%) Incident Management
12 39 (3.13%) Software Distribution
13 38 (3.04%) Mobile Device Management
14 36 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (2.88%) Service Delivery
15 33 (2.64%) PRINCE2
16 32 (2.56%) ITIL V3
17 31 (2.48%) Project Management
17 31 (2.48%) Virtual Environments
18 30 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 254 (20.35%) PowerShell
2 163 (13.06%) SQL
3 60 (4.81%) VBScript
4 31 (2.48%) VB
5 27 (2.16%) C
6 24 (1.92%) Python
7 18 (1.44%) Java
8 16 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 12 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 12 (0.96%) Ruby
9 12 (0.96%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.64%) C#
11 7 (0.56%) Perl
12 4 (0.32%) PHP
13 3 (0.24%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.16%) VB6
15 1 (0.080%) C++
15 1 (0.080%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.080%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 208 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 154 (12.34%) SC Cleared
3 101 (8.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 65 (5.21%) MCSE
5 49 (3.93%) Degree
6 42 (3.37%) DV Cleared
7 29 (2.32%) MCP
8 25 (2.00%) MCSA
9 22 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (1.76%) DBS Check
10 20 (1.60%) MCITP
10 20 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (1.44%) CCNA
13 10 (0.80%) HNC
13 10 (0.80%) MCDST
14 9 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
15 7 (0.56%) MCTS
15 7 (0.56%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.93%) SLA
2 13 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.80%) QA
4 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.080%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.080%) GCP
6 1 (0.080%) GDPR
6 1 (0.080%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.080%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.080%) PMBOK
System Software
1 752 (60.26%) Active Directory
2 184 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (13.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 159 (12.74%) XenApp
5 129 (10.34%) Hyper-V
6 108 (8.65%) XenDesktop
7 64 (5.13%) VMware ESX
8 60 (4.81%) BitLocker
9 59 (4.73%) vSphere
10 39 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
10 39 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
11 24 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (1.76%) Firmware
12 22 (1.76%) XenServer
13 14 (1.12%) Docker
14 12 (0.96%) vCloud
15 9 (0.72%) Terminal Services
15 9 (0.72%) Xen
16 7 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 7 (0.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 178 (14.26%) SCOM
2 86 (6.89%) WSUS
3 56 (4.49%) Microsoft Intune
4 39 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 31 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
6 29 (2.32%) Puppet
7 27 (2.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 26 (2.08%) SCVMM
9 25 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 25 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 24 (1.92%) SCOrch
11 23 (1.84%) NetBackup
12 20 (1.60%) Backup Exec
13 19 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
14 18 (1.44%) AirWatch
15 17 (1.36%) HP SiteScope
15 17 (1.36%) Microsoft Clustering
15 17 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 14 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 13 (1.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 646 (51.76%) Microsoft
2 342 (27.40%) VMware
3 297 (23.80%) Citrix
4 102 (8.17%) HP
5 93 (7.45%) Cisco
6 87 (6.97%) Symantec
7 83 (6.65%) Dell
8 74 (5.93%) AppSense
9 55 (4.41%) Intel Security
10 43 (3.45%) Apple
11 38 (3.04%) NetApp
12 32 (2.56%) Wyse
13 26 (2.08%) Google
14 25 (2.00%) Oracle
15 23 (1.84%) Red Hat
16 22 (1.76%) Altiris
16 22 (1.76%) LANDesk
16 22 (1.76%) ServiceNow
17 20 (1.60%) EMC
18 19 (1.52%) Veeam
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