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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK / England
Rank 187 188 145
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -43
Contract jobs citing SCCM 565 606 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.36% 1.32% 1.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.17% 15.00% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 356 428
Median daily rate £325 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 70 59
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.39 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+14.41% -1.98%

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
4291 4039 4130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.33% 8.82% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2865 2542 2497
Median daily rate £475 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 137 134
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £53.58 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +13 221 £375 +7.14% 46
South East -10 119 £338 +3.84% 17
East Midlands +29 48 £284 +10.19% 6
South West -19 36 £325 +14.03% 3
North East +10 34 £200 -20.00% 1
East of England -6 33 £258 -2.46% 8
North West +28 32 £275 -29.03% 10
Yorkshire -2 28 £288 +43.75% 12
West Midlands -23 15 £287 +26.14% 8
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1028 (79.69%) Windows
2 800 (62.02%) Active Directory
3 663 (51.40%) Microsoft
4 391 (30.31%) Windows Server
5 380 (29.46%) Windows 7
6 363 (28.14%) VMware
7 303 (23.49%) Citrix
8 290 (22.48%) Windows 10
9 283 (21.94%) ITIL
10 276 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 264 (20.47%) PowerShell
12 251 (19.46%) Office 365
13 241 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 224 (17.36%) DNS
15 214 (16.59%) Security Cleared
16 208 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
17 201 (15.58%) MS Office
18 193 (14.96%) MS Excel
18 193 (14.96%) Microsoft App-V
19 192 (14.88%) DHCP
20 190 (14.73%) SCOM
21 172 (13.33%) Migration
22 171 (13.26%) SQL
23 165 (12.79%) MS Exchange
24 156 (12.09%) XenApp
25 155 (12.02%) SC Cleared
26 139 (10.78%) SQL Server
27 136 (10.54%) Finance
28 135 (10.47%) Hyper-V
29 129 (10.00%) 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
1 165 (12.79%) MS Exchange
2 113 (8.76%) Skype for Business
3 96 (7.44%) SharePoint
4 76 (5.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 53 (4.11%) IIS
6 45 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.78%) IBM Notes
11 9 (0.70%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.31%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.23%) Documentum
15 3 (0.23%) Site Server
16 2 (0.16%) IBM Domino
16 2 (0.16%) JBoss
Applications
1 201 (15.58%) MS Office
2 193 (14.96%) MS Excel
3 22 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.078%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.078%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.078%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.078%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 251 (19.46%) Office 365
2 129 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (2.64%) IaaS
5 31 (2.40%) OneDrive
6 26 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
7 14 (1.09%) G Suite
8 13 (1.01%) SaaS
9 11 (0.85%) PaaS
10 7 (0.54%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.16%) IBM PureFlex
13 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.078%) AWS OpsWorks
13 1 (0.078%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.078%) Trello
13 1 (0.078%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 224 (17.36%) DNS
2 192 (14.88%) DHCP
3 92 (7.13%) SAN
4 91 (7.05%) TCP/IP
5 84 (6.51%) LAN
6 77 (5.97%) Firewall
7 76 (5.89%) WAN
8 75 (5.81%) VPN
9 69 (5.35%) Skype
10 37 (2.87%) Internet
11 27 (2.09%) LDAP
11 27 (2.09%) Remote Desktop
12 25 (1.94%) VoIP
13 24 (1.86%) Network Security
13 24 (1.86%) Wireless
14 23 (1.78%) VLAN
15 22 (1.71%) SSL
16 21 (1.63%) NAS
17 20 (1.55%) NetScaler
17 20 (1.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (1.47%) MySQL
5 12 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (0.54%) DB2
8 5 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.31%) Ingres
9 4 (0.31%) OLTP
9 4 (0.31%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.16%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.16%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 75 (5.81%) MSI
2 13 (1.01%) InstallShield
3 11 (0.85%) AdminStudio
4 10 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 8 (0.62%) TeamCity
6 7 (0.54%) JIRA
7 6 (0.47%) Jenkins
7 6 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.16%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.16%) GitLab
8 2 (0.16%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.16%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.16%) NuGet
8 2 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.16%) Subversion
8 2 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.16%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.078%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.078%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 136 (10.54%) Finance
2 54 (4.19%) Banking
3 30 (2.33%) Back Office
4 19 (1.47%) Legal
5 18 (1.40%) Advertising
6 17 (1.32%) Law
6 17 (1.32%) Retail
7 16 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.09%) Publishing
10 10 (0.78%) Local Government
11 7 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.54%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.47%) Games
13 5 (0.39%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.39%) Marketing
14 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.23%) Electronics
16 2 (0.16%) Swedish Language
17 1 (0.078%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 169 (13.10%) Support Engineer
2 149 (11.55%) Analyst
3 121 (9.38%) Desktop Support
4 104 (8.06%) Architect
4 104 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 103 (7.98%) Consultant
6 101 (7.83%) Desktop Engineer
7 98 (7.60%) Windows Engineer
8 95 (7.36%) SCCM Engineer
9 90 (6.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 90 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 89 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
11 66 (5.12%) Administrator
12 60 (4.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 59 (4.57%) Support Analyst
14 55 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 48 (3.72%) Applications Packager
15 48 (3.72%) SCCM Consultant
16 43 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 43 (3.33%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.79%) Software Packaging
2 25 (1.94%) Web Services
3 21 (1.63%) .NET
4 15 (1.16%) Middleware
5 13 (1.01%) XML
6 9 (0.70%) HTML
7 8 (0.62%) SAML
8 7 (0.54%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.39%) REST
10 4 (0.31%) CSS
10 4 (0.31%) Regular Expression
10 4 (0.31%) XMPP
11 3 (0.23%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.23%) jQuery
12 2 (0.16%) ELK Stack
12 2 (0.16%) JSON
12 2 (0.16%) LAMP
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
12 2 (0.16%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (6.20%) Data Centre
2 57 (4.42%) PKI
3 51 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (3.80%) Fat Client
4 49 (3.80%) Thin Client
5 39 (3.02%) Blackberry
5 39 (3.02%) Smartphone
6 35 (2.71%) Clustering
7 30 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 24 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
9 23 (1.78%) Computer Science
10 21 (1.63%) iPhone
11 19 (1.47%) BYOD
11 19 (1.47%) Client/Server
12 17 (1.32%) User Experience
13 15 (1.16%) Mobile App
14 13 (1.01%) Replication
15 12 (0.93%) Device Driver
16 11 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1028 (79.69%) Windows
2 391 (30.31%) Windows Server
3 380 (29.46%) Windows 7
4 290 (22.48%) Windows 10
5 276 (21.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 241 (18.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 128 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 94 (7.29%) Linux
9 86 (6.67%) Windows 8
10 48 (3.72%) Windows XP
11 45 (3.49%) Apple iOS
12 43 (3.33%) Android
13 31 (2.40%) Mac OS X
13 31 (2.40%) Unix
14 20 (1.55%) Solaris
15 19 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (1.16%) CentOS
17 14 (1.09%) Windows Vista
18 9 (0.70%) Mac OS
18 9 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (21.94%) ITIL
2 172 (13.33%) Migration
3 87 (6.74%) Application Packaging
4 76 (5.89%) Software Deployment
5 58 (4.50%) Patch Management
6 50 (3.88%) Problem Management
7 48 (3.72%) Service Delivery
7 48 (3.72%) Service Management
8 44 (3.41%) Software Delivery
9 43 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
10 40 (3.10%) Incident Management
11 39 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (2.95%) Change Management
12 38 (2.95%) Software Distribution
13 34 (2.64%) Project Management
14 33 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
15 31 (2.40%) Application Virtualisation
15 31 (2.40%) Configuration Management
15 31 (2.40%) ITIL V3
16 28 (2.17%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 264 (20.47%) PowerShell
2 171 (13.26%) SQL
3 70 (5.43%) VBScript
4 40 (3.10%) VB
5 22 (1.71%) C
5 22 (1.71%) Java
5 22 (1.71%) Python
6 16 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 12 (0.93%) JavaScript
7 12 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 11 (0.85%) C#
8 11 (0.85%) Ruby
9 10 (0.78%) Perl
10 4 (0.31%) PHP
10 4 (0.31%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.16%) C++
11 2 (0.16%) C++/CLI
11 2 (0.16%) VB6
12 1 (0.078%) VBA
Qualifications
1 214 (16.59%) Security Cleared
2 155 (12.02%) SC Cleared
3 98 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (5.19%) MCSE
5 48 (3.72%) Degree
6 44 (3.41%) DV Cleared
7 31 (2.40%) MCP
8 28 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (1.78%) DBS Check
11 21 (1.63%) MCITP
11 21 (1.63%) MCSA
12 19 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (1.24%) CCNA
14 13 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
15 11 (0.85%) MCDST
16 9 (0.70%) HNC
17 7 (0.54%) MCTS
18 5 (0.39%) Citrix Certification
18 5 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.34%) SLA
2 15 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.93%) QA
4 5 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.078%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.078%) GCP
6 1 (0.078%) GDPR
6 1 (0.078%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.078%) JSP 440
System Software
1 800 (62.02%) Active Directory
2 208 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (14.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 156 (12.09%) XenApp
5 135 (10.47%) Hyper-V
6 106 (8.22%) XenDesktop
7 71 (5.50%) VMware ESX
8 63 (4.88%) BitLocker
9 57 (4.42%) vSphere
10 48 (3.72%) Virtual Desktop
11 43 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
12 22 (1.71%) XenServer
13 20 (1.55%) Firmware
14 18 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (0.78%) Docker
15 10 (0.78%) vCloud
16 9 (0.70%) Xen
17 8 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 8 (0.62%) Terminal Services
17 8 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 190 (14.73%) SCOM
2 100 (7.75%) WSUS
3 46 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 42 (3.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 29 (2.25%) McAfee ePO
5 29 (2.25%) SCVMM
6 27 (2.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 25 (1.94%) Backup Exec
7 25 (1.94%) Puppet
8 23 (1.78%) SCOrch
9 22 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 20 (1.55%) NetBackup
10 20 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
11 19 (1.47%) AirWatch
12 17 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
12 17 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 15 (1.16%) HP SiteScope
14 14 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (1.09%) SCSM
15 13 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 663 (51.40%) Microsoft
2 363 (28.14%) VMware
3 303 (23.49%) Citrix
4 113 (8.76%) HP
5 92 (7.13%) Cisco
6 89 (6.90%) Dell
7 77 (5.97%) AppSense
8 76 (5.89%) Symantec
9 55 (4.26%) Intel Security
10 47 (3.64%) Apple
11 38 (2.95%) NetApp
12 37 (2.87%) Oracle
13 30 (2.33%) Wyse
14 27 (2.09%) EMC
15 26 (2.02%) IBM
16 23 (1.78%) Altiris
17 22 (1.71%) ServiceNow
18 21 (1.63%) Google
18 21 (1.63%) Red Hat
19 19 (1.47%) CheckPoint
London
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oldham
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £30000 - £32000 per annum + great benefits package!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £14.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £50 - £55 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT Talent Solutions
Rate: Up to £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
EMBS Ltd
Rate: £350 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Mail Newspapers
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Rate: £270 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
onezeero.
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £270 to £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Rate: £170 - £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £275.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £140 - £160 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago