The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 36 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.42% 2.08% 1.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 50.00% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.06 £15.50 £16.61
% change year-on-year
+10.06% -6.68%
SCCM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
18 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.26% 4.17% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 9
Median daily rate £325 £263 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £325 -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) XenApp
3 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (75.00%) BitLocker
3 6 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Fat Client
3 6 (75.00%) AppSense
3 6 (75.00%) Wyse
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) CA
3 6 (75.00%) Thin Client
3 6 (75.00%) Symantec
3 6 (75.00%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
5 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (37.50%) VPN

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AdminStudio
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Packager
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Floorwalker
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) MSI Packager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (75.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (12.50%) MCDST
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) BitLocker
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) XenApp
2 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) AppSense
2 6 (75.00%) CA
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Symantec
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Wyse
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase