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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
South East / Kent
Rank 45 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 2 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.76% 2.07% 3.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 20.83% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.39 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+12.89% -1.98%

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
14 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.30% 9.96% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 28
Median daily rate £350 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £410 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £595 £679
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.96 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%

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 24 January 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
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (66.67%) Fat Client
4 6 (66.67%) AppSense
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (66.67%) BitLocker
4 6 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (66.67%) Wyse
4 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) CA
4 6 (66.67%) Thin Client
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Symantec
5 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
6 4 (44.44%) Finance
7 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco

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 6 (66.67%) 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
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
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%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Packager
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Packager
4 1 (11.11%) Floorwalker
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) MSI Packager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
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 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 6 (66.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Management
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (66.67%) BitLocker
3 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) XenApp
3 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) AppSense
2 6 (66.67%) CA
2 6 (66.67%) Symantec
2 6 (66.67%) Wyse
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco