The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 192 181 171
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing SCCM 266 270 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.22% 1.22% 1.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.51% 15.36% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 174 234
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £142 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 10
Median hourly rate £18.88 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.19 £14.05 £15.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.13 £23.48 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -13.71%
SCCM
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2312 1758 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.64% 7.93% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1636 1219 1197
Median daily rate £480 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £15.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £34.20 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in London

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in London

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in London

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in London

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
City of London +27 35 £381 +10.90% 9
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £295 +18.00% 1
Croydon -10 2 £348 +6.92%
Bromley - 2 £275 -
Enfield 0 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 London region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 386 (77.67%) Windows
2 292 (58.75%) Active Directory
3 210 (42.25%) Microsoft
4 180 (36.22%) Citrix
5 173 (34.81%) VMware
6 151 (30.38%) Windows Server
7 148 (29.78%) Finance
8 145 (29.18%) Windows 7
9 135 (27.16%) ITIL
10 125 (25.15%) PowerShell
11 112 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 111 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 95 (19.11%) MS Office
13 95 (19.11%) MS Exchange
14 88 (17.71%) XenApp
15 87 (17.51%) SCOM
16 84 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
17 75 (15.09%) HP
18 73 (14.69%) DNS
19 68 (13.68%) MS Excel
20 67 (13.48%) Microsoft App-V
21 62 (12.47%) Linux
22 58 (11.67%) Windows 10
23 57 (11.47%) XenDesktop
24 55 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
25 52 (10.46%) SQL
26 49 (9.86%) Cisco
26 49 (9.86%) Firewall
27 47 (9.46%) Symantec
27 47 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 95 (19.11%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (6.44%) SharePoint
4 28 (5.63%) Skype for Business
5 19 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (3.22%) IIS
6 16 (3.22%) OpenStack
7 15 (3.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (2.82%) Tomcat
9 12 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (1.81%) Confluence
11 7 (1.41%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.41%) JBoss
11 7 (1.41%) WebLogic
12 6 (1.21%) Apache
12 6 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.21%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 95 (19.11%) MS Office
2 68 (13.68%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.01%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.41%) RMDS
2 6 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.60%) Eikon
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.25%) Office 365
2 38 (7.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (1.81%) IaaS
6 8 (1.61%) PaaS
6 8 (1.61%) SaaS
7 3 (0.60%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.60%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.20%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 73 (14.69%) DNS
2 49 (9.86%) Firewall
3 41 (8.25%) DHCP
4 35 (7.04%) SAN
5 33 (6.64%) LAN
6 31 (6.24%) TCP/IP
7 30 (6.04%) NetScaler
8 29 (5.84%) WAN
9 21 (4.23%) Internet
10 18 (3.62%) VPN
11 16 (3.22%) Wireless
12 12 (2.41%) Skype
12 12 (2.41%) SSL
12 12 (2.41%) VoIP
13 11 (2.21%) VLAN
14 10 (2.01%) Network Security
15 9 (1.81%) Intranet
15 9 (1.81%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (1.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (1.81%) MongoDB
3 9 (1.81%) NoSQL
3 9 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
5 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.21%) Big Data
7 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.80%) DB2
8 4 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.60%) MySQL
9 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (4.43%) JIRA
2 21 (4.23%) MSI
3 18 (3.62%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.42%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.61%) InstallShield
5 8 (1.61%) Subversion
6 7 (1.41%) Ant
6 7 (1.41%) Hudson
6 7 (1.41%) Maven
7 5 (1.01%) WinDbg
8 4 (0.80%) AdminStudio
9 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.20%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 148 (29.78%) Finance
2 38 (7.65%) Banking
3 23 (4.63%) Legal
4 15 (3.02%) Financial Institution
5 13 (2.62%) Retail
6 9 (1.81%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.81%) Law
7 8 (1.61%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.41%) Back Office
9 5 (1.01%) Advertising
9 5 (1.01%) French Language
9 5 (1.01%) Front Office
9 5 (1.01%) German Language
9 5 (1.01%) Publishing
9 5 (1.01%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.80%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.60%) Games
12 1 (0.20%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 81 (16.30%) Analyst
2 53 (10.66%) Architect
3 52 (10.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (9.66%) Desktop Support
4 48 (9.66%) Windows Engineer
5 44 (8.85%) SCCM Engineer
6 42 (8.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 41 (8.25%) Support Analyst
8 38 (7.65%) Support Engineer
9 32 (6.44%) Administrator
10 30 (6.04%) Consultant
11 27 (5.43%) Desktop Analyst
12 24 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support
12 24 (4.83%) Service Analyst
13 21 (4.23%) Citrix Engineer
14 19 (3.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
15 18 (3.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 18 (3.62%) PowerShell Engineer
16 17 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
16 17 (3.42%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.22%) XML
2 11 (2.21%) .NET
2 11 (2.21%) Middleware
2 11 (2.21%) Regular Expression
3 10 (2.01%) RESTful
4 6 (1.21%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.21%) ELK Stack
4 6 (1.21%) jQuery
5 5 (1.01%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.01%) HTML
5 5 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (1.01%) SAML
5 5 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (0.60%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.60%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.60%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.60%) Web Services
7 2 (0.40%) WPF
8 1 (0.20%) ODBC
8 1 (0.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.05%) Data Centre
2 38 (7.65%) Blackberry
3 24 (4.83%) Hedge funds
4 21 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.62%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.02%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.62%) Smartphone
9 12 (2.41%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.01%) Fat Client
10 10 (2.01%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.81%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.81%) iPhone
12 8 (1.61%) PKI
13 7 (1.41%) BYOD
13 7 (1.41%) Clustering
13 7 (1.41%) User Experience
14 6 (1.21%) VCE vBlock
15 5 (1.01%) CMDB
15 5 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 386 (77.67%) Windows
2 151 (30.38%) Windows Server
3 145 (29.18%) Windows 7
4 111 (22.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (16.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 62 (12.47%) Linux
7 58 (11.67%) Windows 10
8 47 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (8.85%) Windows 8
10 18 (3.62%) Unix
11 17 (3.42%) Windows XP
12 13 (2.62%) VMS
12 13 (2.62%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (2.01%) Windows 2000
14 9 (1.81%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.41%) CentOS
15 7 (1.41%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.21%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (27.16%) ITIL
2 38 (7.65%) Migration
3 37 (7.44%) Project Management
4 35 (7.04%) Service Delivery
4 35 (7.04%) Software Deployment
5 33 (6.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (6.44%) Service Management
7 28 (5.63%) Problem Management
8 27 (5.43%) Asset Management
8 27 (5.43%) Configuration Management
8 27 (5.43%) ITSM
9 24 (4.83%) DevOps
10 22 (4.43%) Change Management
11 18 (3.62%) Release Management
12 15 (3.02%) Application Packaging
12 15 (3.02%) PRINCE
12 15 (3.02%) Workflow
13 14 (2.82%) SDLC
14 13 (2.62%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (25.15%) PowerShell
2 52 (10.46%) SQL
3 37 (7.44%) VBScript
4 28 (5.63%) VB
5 25 (5.03%) Python
6 24 (4.83%) Ruby
7 23 (4.63%) Java
8 18 (3.62%) JavaScript
9 13 (2.62%) C#
10 10 (2.01%) PHP
11 8 (1.61%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.21%) C
13 5 (1.01%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.01%) VBA
14 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.20%) Perl
15 1 (0.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 55 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (8.45%) MCSE
2 42 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 29 (5.84%) SC Cleared
4 23 (4.63%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (4.43%) MCP
6 18 (3.62%) CCNA
7 17 (3.42%) MCDST
8 14 (2.82%) Degree
8 14 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (2.82%) MCSA
8 14 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.81%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.61%) CCNP
10 8 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.21%) CISSP
12 4 (0.80%) CCIE
12 4 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.60%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.42%) SLA
2 9 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.61%) QA
4 6 (1.21%) COBIT
5 3 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 292 (58.75%) Active Directory
2 112 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (17.71%) XenApp
4 67 (13.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 57 (11.47%) XenDesktop
6 39 (7.85%) Hyper-V
7 30 (6.04%) VMware ESX
8 25 (5.03%) vSphere
9 18 (3.62%) BitLocker
10 12 (2.41%) Xen
11 10 (2.01%) XenServer
12 8 (1.61%) Docker
13 7 (1.41%) VMware Server
14 6 (1.21%) Terminal Services
14 6 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (1.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 5 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
16 4 (0.80%) DFS Replication
16 4 (0.80%) Terminal Server
17 3 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 87 (17.51%) SCOM
2 29 (5.84%) Puppet
3 23 (4.63%) WSUS
4 14 (2.82%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.82%) Nagios
4 14 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 13 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.21%) HP SiteScope
7 10 (2.01%) Ansible
8 9 (1.81%) SCOrch
9 8 (1.61%) Control-M
9 8 (1.61%) SCVMM
9 8 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (1.41%) HP SIM
11 6 (1.21%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (1.21%) Kibana
11 6 (1.21%) logstash
11 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (1.21%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 210 (42.25%) Microsoft
2 180 (36.22%) Citrix
3 173 (34.81%) VMware
4 75 (15.09%) HP
5 49 (9.86%) Cisco
6 47 (9.46%) Symantec
7 33 (6.64%) Dell
8 25 (5.03%) Bloomberg
9 24 (4.83%) CheckPoint
10 22 (4.43%) AppSense
10 22 (4.43%) Reuters
11 20 (4.02%) Intel Security
11 20 (4.02%) NetApp
11 20 (4.02%) Splunk
12 16 (3.22%) Red Hat
13 15 (3.02%) EMC
13 15 (3.02%) Oracle
14 13 (2.62%) Avaya
15 11 (2.21%) BMC
15 11 (2.21%) ServiceNow
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