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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 36 29 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +38
Contract jobs citing SCCM 28 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.73% 4.85% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.57% 38.30% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 7
Median daily rate £245 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.35% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £179 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.13 £13.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+24.74% -21.55%
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
81 94 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.80% 12.67% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 49 36
Median daily rate £440 £425 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £32.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.30% +209.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

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 September 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 September 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
Watford -5 13 £230 -45.88%
Hemel Hempstead +1 3 £285 -38.37% 1
Welwyn Garden City -3 1 £440 -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
SCCM
East of England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) VMware
5 11 (29.73%) ITIL
6 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
6 10 (27.03%) Windows 10
7 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
8 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (18.92%) SCOM
9 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
9 7 (18.92%) Office 365
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (18.92%) PKI
10 6 (16.22%) Local Government
10 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (16.22%) DNS
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
10 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.51%) MCP
11 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
11 5 (13.51%) MCSE
11 5 (13.51%) SAML
11 5 (13.51%) 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 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
2 4 (10.81%) OneDrive
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet
4 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.70%) NAS
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) OLTP
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Ant
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.22%) Local Government
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Architect
2 9 (24.32%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Applications Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) SAML
2 3 (8.11%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) PKI
2 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (5.41%) iPad
5 2 (5.41%) Replication
6 1 (2.70%) CCTV
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) CMDB
6 1 (2.70%) NHS
6 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows 10
3 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Linux
7 3 (8.11%) Solaris
8 2 (5.41%) Android
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (2.70%) VMS
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.81%) Presales
5 3 (8.11%) Benchmarking
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.11%) Open Source
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
5 3 (8.11%) RAD
5 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
5 3 (8.11%) Validation
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Network Design
6 2 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) MCP
3 5 (13.51%) MCSE
4 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 3 (8.11%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.41%) MCITP
7 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (8.11%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) BitLocker
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.70%) Docker
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCOM
2 5 (13.51%) WSUS
3 3 (8.11%) OpenView
3 3 (8.11%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.41%) Puppet
5 1 (2.70%) Ansible
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) BMC
4 3 (8.11%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Sun
5 2 (5.41%) CommVault
5 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.41%) Nintex
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Symantec
6 1 (2.70%) Apple
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam
6 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard