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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 38 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 2 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.65% 3.51% 3.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.88% 34.48% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £165 £470 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.89% +34.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £145 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £505 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +13.71%
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
34 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.04% 10.18% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 20
Median daily rate £434 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £258 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £560 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) LDAP
4 6 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) IIS
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) WSUS
4 6 (50.00%) SCOM
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (50.00%) SCOrch
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) Dell
6 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) XenServer
7 3 (25.00%) Grid Computing
7 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (25.00%) VLAN
7 3 (25.00%) Banking

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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) VLAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) Perl
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (8.33%) MCDST
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (33.33%) XenServer
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 6 (50.00%) SCOM
1 6 (50.00%) SCOrch
1 6 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 1 (8.33%) AppSense
6 1 (8.33%) CA
6 1 (8.33%) Sybase