The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 46 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 12 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.80% 2.68% 2.02%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.00% 25.32% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 9
Median daily rate £350 £331 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £228 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £375 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -12.59%
SCCM
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
30 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.49% 10.59% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 28
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £294 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 4
Median hourly rate - £29.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +178.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £345 -
Watford +4 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City +1 1 £425 +28.30%
Stevenage -4 1 £350 -
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
5 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) SCOM
6 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 9 (25.71%) Windows 10
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
8 7 (20.00%) MS Office
8 7 (20.00%) Citrix
8 7 (20.00%) Symantec
8 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 5 (14.29%) VMware
11 4 (11.43%) PKI
11 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
11 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (11.43%) Office 365
11 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
12 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
12 3 (8.57%) Project Management

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.43%) Office 365
4 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.86%) NAS
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Ant
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Hudson
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Maven
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Consultant
2 6 (17.14%) Architect
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support
6 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
1 4 (11.43%) PKI
2 3 (8.57%) iSeries
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (25.71%) Windows 10
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.86%) VMS
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.57%) Facilities Management
2 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (8.57%) Project Management
2 3 (8.57%) Service Management
2 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (5.71%) Application Discovery
3 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
3 2 (5.71%) Coaching
3 2 (5.71%) Presales
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) Information Security
4 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCP
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) DFS Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.71%) Terminal Server
3 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.71%) Xen
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.86%) Docker
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) SCOM
2 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) Bacula
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.86%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
2 7 (20.00%) Symantec
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) EMC
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.71%) Apple
6 2 (5.71%) CommVault
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) Altiris
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.86%) Splunk
7 1 (2.86%) WatchGuard