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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 41 31 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Contract jobs citing SCCM 17 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.84% 3.76% 1.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.29% 41.51% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 2
Median daily rate £263 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £185 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.03
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +24.78%

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
73 53 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.21% 9.06% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 23
Median daily rate £495 £375 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £248 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 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
Watford +4 5 £130 -68.48%
Hemel Hempstead +1 2 £450 +28.57% 2
Stevenage -1 2 £225 -
Hertford -2 1 £300 +71.42%
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 10 (27.78%) Windows 10
5 7 (19.44%) Apple
5 7 (19.44%) DNS
5 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 7 (19.44%) VMware
6 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 6 (16.67%) DHCP
6 6 (16.67%) DBS Check
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) BitLocker
7 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.11%) Firewall
8 4 (11.11%) Finance
8 4 (11.11%) Validation
8 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (11.11%) WSUS
8 4 (11.11%) Internet
8 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) MS Office
9 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003

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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Site Server
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) Intranet
6 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) SCCM Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) SCCM Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) CCTV
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows 10
2 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.78%) Android
7 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (2.78%) Solaris
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) Validation
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Clinical Data Management
4 1 (2.78%) High Availability
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.78%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.78%) Presales
4 1 (2.78%) RAD
4 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.78%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (2.78%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.78%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) VBScript
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.56%) MCP
5 2 (5.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCDST
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) BitLocker
2 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) WSUS
2 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.56%) SCDPM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) SCSM
2 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.78%) Aspera SmartTrack
3 1 (2.78%) OpenView
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Apple
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) Intel Security
3 3 (8.33%) Symantec
4 2 (5.56%) AppSense
4 2 (5.56%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.56%) Veeam
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) BMC
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Snow
5 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.78%) Sun