The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 37 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.23% - 3.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.07% - 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Median daily rate £305 - £190
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 - £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 - £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.19% -21.55%
SCCM
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 23 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.06% 4.17% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 31
Median daily rate £388 £438 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +32.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £625 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £21.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Blackpool - 2 £519 -
Preston - 2 £96 -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Canon
4 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (33.33%) SCOM
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) SQL

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Softphone
3 2 (22.22%) Symposium
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 1 (11.11%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 3 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Canon
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
4 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 1 (11.11%) HP