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 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)
South East / Kent
Rank 42 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing SCCM 3 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.15% 2.03% 3.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.27% 21.88% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £425 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Kent region.

Systems Management Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
11 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.21% 9.28% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 29
Median daily rate £350 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.96 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Gravesend - 1 £105 -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

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 Kent region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec
4 6 (66.67%) Wyse
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (66.67%) CA
4 6 (66.67%) Thin Client
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (66.67%) AppSense
4 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 6 (66.67%) Fat Client
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (66.67%) BitLocker
5 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco
7 3 (33.33%) 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Server Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Server Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Floorwalker
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 6 (66.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) BitLocker
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) XenApp
2 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) AppSense
3 6 (66.67%) CA
3 6 (66.67%) Symantec
3 6 (66.67%) Wyse
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco