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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England / London
Rank 211 213 197
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing SCCM 215 219 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.12% 1.04% 1.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.82% 11.66% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 145 170
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £161 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Median hourly rate £17.08 £22.50 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.11% +35.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £24.30 £17.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.14 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+16.18% -3.48%

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
2189 1878 1836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.45% 8.95% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1564 1302 1260
Median daily rate £515 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 31
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -11 44 £375 - 10
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £350 -
Croydon -8 2 £338 -32.50%
Ilford - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £575 -
Canary Wharf -3 1 £550 +46.66%
Enfield - 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 385 (80.38%) Windows
2 296 (61.80%) Active Directory
3 207 (43.22%) Microsoft
4 145 (30.27%) Citrix
5 136 (28.39%) Windows Server
6 130 (27.14%) VMware
7 115 (24.01%) Windows 10
8 113 (23.59%) Office 365
9 108 (22.55%) Windows 7
10 105 (21.92%) ITIL
11 95 (19.83%) PowerShell
11 95 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 94 (19.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 85 (17.75%) DNS
14 79 (16.49%) SCOM
15 76 (15.87%) MS Exchange
16 72 (15.03%) MS Office
17 70 (14.61%) DHCP
18 68 (14.20%) Finance
19 66 (13.78%) XenApp
20 63 (13.15%) Migration
20 63 (13.15%) SQL
21 62 (12.94%) MS Excel
21 62 (12.94%) Microsoft App-V
22 60 (12.53%) SQL Server
23 58 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
24 57 (11.90%) Security Cleared
25 52 (10.86%) Linux
25 52 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
26 50 (10.44%) Skype for Business

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 76 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 50 (10.44%) Skype for Business
3 34 (7.10%) SharePoint
4 29 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (4.59%) IIS
7 17 (3.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.25%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.84%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.42%) JBoss
13 2 (0.42%) Jetty
13 2 (0.42%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.42%) WildFly
14 1 (0.21%) Apache
14 1 (0.21%) CloudStack
Applications
1 72 (15.03%) MS Office
2 62 (12.94%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 113 (23.59%) Office 365
2 58 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.76%) IaaS
5 15 (3.13%) OneDrive
6 14 (2.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (2.30%) G Suite
8 6 (1.25%) PaaS
8 6 (1.25%) SaaS
9 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.21%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.21%) Trello
10 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 85 (17.75%) DNS
2 70 (14.61%) DHCP
3 46 (9.60%) SAN
4 44 (9.19%) VPN
5 36 (7.52%) Firewall
5 36 (7.52%) Skype
6 31 (6.47%) LAN
6 31 (6.47%) WAN
7 30 (6.26%) TCP/IP
8 20 (4.18%) Internet
9 15 (3.13%) VLAN
10 12 (2.51%) Remote Desktop
11 10 (2.09%) Network Security
12 9 (1.88%) LDAP
12 9 (1.88%) NAS
12 9 (1.88%) NetScaler
12 9 (1.88%) Wireless
13 8 (1.67%) iSCSI
13 8 (1.67%) VoIP
14 7 (1.46%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.30%) MySQL
3 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.21%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.21%) Big Data
7 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.21%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.21%) OLTP
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (6.68%) MSI
2 6 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.25%) InstallShield
2 6 (1.25%) JIRA
2 6 (1.25%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.42%) AdminStudio
4 2 (0.42%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.42%) GitLab
4 2 (0.42%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.42%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.21%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 68 (14.20%) Finance
2 34 (7.10%) Banking
3 16 (3.34%) Back Office
4 11 (2.30%) Legal
5 10 (2.09%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.88%) Advertising
6 9 (1.88%) Publishing
7 7 (1.46%) Retail
8 6 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.04%) Games
9 5 (1.04%) Marketing
10 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.84%) Law
10 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.63%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Polish Language
12 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 69 (14.41%) Analyst
2 57 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 53 (11.06%) Architect
4 44 (9.19%) Desktop Support
5 43 (8.98%) SCCM Engineer
6 41 (8.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 41 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 40 (8.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 40 (8.35%) Consultant
8 39 (8.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 39 (8.14%) Administrator
9 38 (7.93%) Windows Engineer
10 31 (6.47%) Systems Administrator
11 30 (6.26%) Service Analyst
12 28 (5.85%) Service Desk Analyst
13 26 (5.43%) Support Analyst
14 25 (5.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 24 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 22 (4.59%) Infrastructure Architect
16 22 (4.59%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.85%) Software Packaging
2 8 (1.67%) .NET
2 8 (1.67%) XML
3 7 (1.46%) Middleware
4 6 (1.25%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.04%) HTML
5 5 (1.04%) Web Services
6 4 (0.84%) Regular Expression
6 4 (0.84%) REST
6 4 (0.84%) SAML
7 3 (0.63%) CSS
8 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.42%) jQuery
8 2 (0.42%) JSON
8 2 (0.42%) LAMP
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.21%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.21%) ELK Stack
9 1 (0.21%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.89%) Data Centre
2 25 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.22%) PKI
3 23 (4.80%) Blackberry
4 21 (4.38%) Smartphone
5 14 (2.92%) Clustering
6 12 (2.51%) iPhone
7 9 (1.88%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.67%) User Experience
8 8 (1.67%) VCE vBlock
9 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.46%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.46%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.25%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (1.04%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.04%) Replication
11 5 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.84%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.84%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 385 (80.38%) Windows
2 136 (28.39%) Windows Server
3 115 (24.01%) Windows 10
4 108 (22.55%) Windows 7
5 95 (19.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 94 (19.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (10.86%) Linux
8 40 (8.35%) Windows 8
8 40 (8.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (3.55%) Mac OS X
10 16 (3.34%) Android
11 15 (3.13%) Apple iOS
11 15 (3.13%) Windows XP
12 12 (2.51%) Unix
13 9 (1.88%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.04%) CentOS
15 4 (0.84%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.84%) Solaris
15 4 (0.84%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (21.92%) ITIL
2 63 (13.15%) Migration
3 31 (6.47%) Application Packaging
4 27 (5.64%) Service Management
5 26 (5.43%) Problem Management
6 25 (5.22%) Change Management
7 23 (4.80%) Patch Management
8 22 (4.59%) Configuration Management
9 21 (4.38%) Software Deployment
10 20 (4.18%) Service Delivery
11 19 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (3.34%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (3.13%) DevOps
13 15 (3.13%) TOGAF
14 14 (2.92%) Software Distribution
15 13 (2.71%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (2.51%) Infrastructure Management
16 12 (2.51%) Mobile Device Management
17 11 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
17 11 (2.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 95 (19.83%) PowerShell
2 63 (13.15%) SQL
3 20 (4.18%) C
4 19 (3.97%) Python
4 19 (3.97%) VBScript
5 15 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 12 (2.51%) Ruby
6 12 (2.51%) VB
7 9 (1.88%) Perl
8 8 (1.67%) C#
8 8 (1.67%) Java
9 7 (1.46%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.25%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 45 (9.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (7.31%) SC Cleared
4 33 (6.89%) MCSE
5 26 (5.43%) Degree
6 17 (3.55%) DV Cleared
7 14 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (2.92%) MCP
8 11 (2.30%) MCDST
8 11 (2.30%) MCSA
9 10 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (1.88%) HNC
10 9 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.67%) MCITP
12 4 (0.84%) CCNA
12 4 (0.84%) HND
13 3 (0.63%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.63%) MCTS
14 2 (0.42%) GISP
14 2 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.47%) SLA
2 6 (1.25%) QA
3 4 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) GCP
5 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 296 (61.80%) Active Directory
2 66 (13.78%) XenApp
3 62 (12.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 52 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (8.56%) XenDesktop
6 32 (6.68%) Hyper-V
7 27 (5.64%) VMware ESX
8 20 (4.18%) vSphere
9 18 (3.76%) Virtual Desktop
10 17 (3.55%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (2.92%) BitLocker
12 11 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (1.88%) Xen
14 8 (1.67%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (0.84%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.84%) XenServer
16 3 (0.63%) NFS
16 3 (0.63%) UAG
17 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 79 (16.49%) SCOM
2 37 (7.72%) WSUS
3 30 (6.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 20 (4.18%) SCOrch
5 15 (3.13%) SCVMM
6 12 (2.51%) Microsoft Clustering
7 11 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (2.09%) Puppet
9 9 (1.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (1.67%) Casper Suite
11 7 (1.46%) SCSM
12 6 (1.25%) NetBackup
12 6 (1.25%) Simpana
12 6 (1.25%) Terraform
13 5 (1.04%) AirWatch
13 5 (1.04%) DameWare
13 5 (1.04%) Nagios
13 5 (1.04%) Sysprep
14 4 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 207 (43.22%) Microsoft
2 145 (30.27%) Citrix
3 130 (27.14%) VMware
4 48 (10.02%) HP
5 46 (9.60%) Cisco
6 31 (6.47%) Symantec
7 30 (6.26%) Dell
8 24 (5.01%) Apple
9 17 (3.55%) Oracle
10 16 (3.34%) Google
11 14 (2.92%) Mitel
11 14 (2.92%) ServiceNow
12 13 (2.71%) AppSense
12 13 (2.71%) EMC
12 13 (2.71%) NetApp
13 12 (2.51%) LANDesk
14 10 (2.09%) Altiris
14 10 (2.09%) Canon
15 9 (1.88%) IBM
15 9 (1.88%) Splunk
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