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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 41 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% 1.08% 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 13.33% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £263 £350 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £16.46
% change year-on-year
+21.31% -7.32%

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
7 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.70% 8.06% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 19
Median daily rate £225 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.02% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £338 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £34.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec
4 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
4 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) Canon
4 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (57.14%) SCOM
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Softphone
3 2 (28.57%) Symposium
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) AS400
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCSE
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
1 4 (57.14%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Canon
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) Intel Security
4 4 (57.14%) Symantec
5 3 (42.86%) EqualLogic
5 3 (42.86%) Veeam
6 1 (14.29%) HP