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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 57 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.87% 1.24% 2.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.43% 15.79% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £290 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £350 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £308 £298
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -14.81%
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
35 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.63% 7.88% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 21
Median daily rate £450 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £466 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £560 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -19.26%

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 3 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
Tonbridge - 1 - - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £325 -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 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 Kent region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) LDAP
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) WSUS
4 6 (54.55%) SCOM
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (54.55%) SCOrch
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix
6 4 (36.36%) Dell
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) XenServer
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
7 3 (27.27%) Grid Computing
7 3 (27.27%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 7

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 6 (54.55%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) LDAP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) VLAN
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Grid Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) XenServer
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 6 (54.55%) SCOM
1 6 (54.55%) SCOrch
1 6 (54.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) Apple
6 1 (9.09%) AppSense
6 1 (9.09%) CA