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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 194 209 170
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -39
Contract jobs citing SCCM 279 252 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.30% 1.08% 1.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.56% 13.35% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 165 237
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £145 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £488 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £13.30 £15.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £27.00 £23.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.19 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +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
2413 1887 1888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.22% 8.05% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1714 1279 1233
Median daily rate £500 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £280 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +12.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £14.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +16 39 £400 +6.66% 13
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £290 +16.00%
Enfield +1 1 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 406 (76.03%) Windows
2 315 (58.99%) Active Directory
3 236 (44.19%) Microsoft
4 198 (37.08%) Citrix
5 185 (34.64%) VMware
6 145 (27.15%) Windows Server
7 135 (25.28%) Finance
7 135 (25.28%) ITIL
8 132 (24.72%) Windows 7
9 128 (23.97%) PowerShell
10 119 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 118 (22.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 108 (20.22%) SCOM
13 106 (19.85%) MS Exchange
14 101 (18.91%) Windows Server 2012
15 94 (17.60%) MS Office
16 92 (17.23%) XenApp
17 81 (15.17%) Linux
17 81 (15.17%) HP
18 79 (14.79%) DNS
19 74 (13.86%) MS Excel
20 73 (13.67%) Microsoft App-V
21 66 (12.36%) XenDesktop
22 65 (12.17%) Windows 10
23 60 (11.24%) Symantec
24 56 (10.49%) Cisco
25 55 (10.30%) Office 365
26 54 (10.11%) Firewall
27 53 (9.93%) DHCP
27 53 (9.93%) SQL

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
1 106 (19.85%) MS Exchange
2 47 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 28 (5.24%) Skype for Business
5 25 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (3.56%) IIS
7 17 (3.18%) OpenStack
8 14 (2.62%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (1.69%) Confluence
9 9 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.31%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.31%) JBoss
10 7 (1.31%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.31%) WebSphere
11 6 (1.12%) Apache
11 6 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 94 (17.60%) MS Office
2 74 (13.86%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.31%) RMDS
3 3 (0.56%) Eikon
4 1 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.19%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 55 (10.30%) Office 365
2 44 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (2.25%) Google Apps
6 8 (1.50%) SaaS
7 7 (1.31%) IaaS
7 7 (1.31%) PaaS
8 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.56%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.19%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 79 (14.79%) DNS
2 54 (10.11%) Firewall
3 53 (9.93%) DHCP
4 48 (8.99%) SAN
5 43 (8.05%) LAN
6 40 (7.49%) WAN
7 34 (6.37%) NetScaler
8 31 (5.81%) TCP/IP
9 24 (4.49%) Internet
10 17 (3.18%) VLAN
11 15 (2.81%) VPN
11 15 (2.81%) Wireless
12 13 (2.43%) VoIP
13 11 (2.06%) MPLS
13 11 (2.06%) Network Security
14 10 (1.87%) Intranet
14 10 (1.87%) Skype
15 9 (1.69%) iSCSI
15 9 (1.69%) LDAP
15 9 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 9 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.50%) MySQL
4 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.31%) Oracle Exadata
5 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.94%) Big Data
7 5 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.75%) DB2
8 4 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (5.06%) JIRA
2 25 (4.68%) MSI
3 22 (4.12%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.18%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.50%) InstallShield
5 8 (1.50%) Subversion
6 7 (1.31%) Ant
6 7 (1.31%) Hudson
6 7 (1.31%) Maven
7 5 (0.94%) WinDbg
8 3 (0.56%) AdminStudio
8 3 (0.56%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.19%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 135 (25.28%) Finance
2 40 (7.49%) Banking
3 27 (5.06%) Legal
4 14 (2.62%) Financial Institution
4 14 (2.62%) Retail
5 13 (2.43%) Back Office
6 8 (1.50%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.50%) Law
7 6 (1.12%) Advertising
8 5 (0.94%) Front Office
8 5 (0.94%) German Language
8 5 (0.94%) Publishing
8 5 (0.94%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.75%) French Language
9 4 (0.75%) Games
9 4 (0.75%) Portuguese Language
9 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (14.61%) Analyst
2 69 (12.92%) Architect
3 59 (11.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 57 (10.67%) Windows Engineer
5 46 (8.61%) SCCM Engineer
6 41 (7.68%) Desktop Engineer
7 36 (6.74%) Support Analyst
7 36 (6.74%) Support Engineer
8 35 (6.55%) Desktop Support
9 32 (5.99%) Administrator
10 28 (5.24%) 3rd Line Support
10 28 (5.24%) Consultant
11 27 (5.06%) Service Analyst
12 21 (3.93%) Citrix Engineer
13 18 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support
13 18 (3.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 18 (3.37%) Desktop Analyst
13 18 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
13 18 (3.37%) PowerShell Engineer
14 17 (3.18%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.56%) XML
2 11 (2.06%) Middleware
2 11 (2.06%) Regular Expression
3 10 (1.87%) .NET
3 10 (1.87%) RESTful
4 7 (1.31%) ELK Stack
5 6 (1.12%) REST
6 5 (0.94%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.94%) JSON
6 5 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.94%) SAML
7 4 (0.75%) 802.1X
7 4 (0.75%) HTML
7 4 (0.75%) jQuery
8 3 (0.56%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.56%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.56%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (0.56%) Web Services
9 2 (0.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.49%) Data Centre
2 29 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.75%) Blackberry
3 20 (3.75%) Hedge funds
4 16 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.25%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.06%) Replication
7 11 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (1.87%) Clustering
8 10 (1.87%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.69%) CMDB
9 9 (1.69%) Device Driver
9 9 (1.69%) Fat Client
9 9 (1.69%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.31%) BYOD
10 7 (1.31%) PKI
10 7 (1.31%) User Experience
11 6 (1.12%) VCE vBlock
12 5 (0.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 406 (76.03%) Windows
2 145 (27.15%) Windows Server
3 132 (24.72%) Windows 7
4 118 (22.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 101 (18.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 81 (15.17%) Linux
7 65 (12.17%) Windows 10
8 49 (9.18%) Windows 8
9 42 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (4.68%) Mac OS X
11 21 (3.93%) Unix
12 20 (3.75%) Windows XP
13 15 (2.81%) Android
14 14 (2.62%) Apple iOS
14 14 (2.62%) VMS
15 12 (2.25%) CentOS
15 12 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 10 (1.87%) Ubuntu
17 8 (1.50%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (25.28%) ITIL
2 46 (8.61%) Migration
3 39 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (6.55%) Project Management
4 35 (6.55%) Service Management
5 34 (6.37%) Software Deployment
6 32 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (5.81%) Configuration Management
8 29 (5.43%) Problem Management
9 28 (5.24%) Asset Management
9 28 (5.24%) Service Delivery
10 27 (5.06%) ITSM
11 25 (4.68%) DevOps
12 24 (4.49%) Change Management
12 24 (4.49%) Release Management
13 19 (3.56%) Application Packaging
14 18 (3.37%) Use Case
15 17 (3.18%) Root Cause Analysis
16 15 (2.81%) Incident Management
16 15 (2.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 128 (23.97%) PowerShell
2 53 (9.93%) SQL
3 35 (6.55%) Python
4 33 (6.18%) VB
4 33 (6.18%) VBScript
5 25 (4.68%) Java
6 24 (4.49%) Ruby
7 18 (3.37%) Bash Shell
8 16 (3.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (2.25%) C#
10 10 (1.87%) PHP
11 6 (1.12%) C
11 6 (1.12%) Perl
12 3 (0.56%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.56%) VBA
13 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.19%) C++
14 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 52 (9.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (7.49%) MCSE
2 40 (7.49%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.24%) SC Cleared
4 20 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.18%) MCSA
5 17 (3.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (3.00%) CCNA
6 16 (3.00%) Degree
7 11 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.87%) MCP
9 9 (1.69%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (1.50%) MCDST
11 7 (1.31%) CCNP
11 7 (1.31%) CISSP
12 6 (1.12%) CCA
12 6 (1.12%) MCTS
13 5 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.18%) SLA
2 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (1.50%) QA
3 6 (1.12%) COBIT
4 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 315 (58.99%) Active Directory
2 119 (22.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (17.23%) XenApp
4 73 (13.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 66 (12.36%) XenDesktop
6 45 (8.43%) Hyper-V
7 40 (7.49%) VMware ESX
8 26 (4.87%) Xen
9 23 (4.31%) vSphere
10 19 (3.56%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (3.37%) BitLocker
12 14 (2.62%) VMware Server
13 11 (2.06%) DFS Replication
13 11 (2.06%) Virtual Desktop
13 11 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (1.69%) Docker
15 8 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
16 7 (1.31%) XenServer
17 6 (1.12%) Terminal Services
18 5 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 108 (20.22%) SCOM
2 39 (7.30%) WSUS
3 30 (5.62%) Puppet
4 17 (3.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (2.81%) Nagios
5 15 (2.81%) SCVMM
6 14 (2.62%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (2.43%) Backup Exec
7 13 (2.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 12 (2.25%) Casper Suite
8 12 (2.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 11 (2.06%) Ansible
9 11 (2.06%) HP SiteScope
10 10 (1.87%) HP SIM
10 10 (1.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 9 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 8 (1.50%) AirWatch
12 8 (1.50%) Control-M
12 8 (1.50%) SCOrch
13 6 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 236 (44.19%) Microsoft
2 198 (37.08%) Citrix
3 185 (34.64%) VMware
4 81 (15.17%) HP
5 60 (11.24%) Symantec
6 56 (10.49%) Cisco
7 35 (6.55%) Dell
8 31 (5.81%) NetApp
9 27 (5.06%) AppSense
10 24 (4.49%) Apple
10 24 (4.49%) CheckPoint
11 21 (3.93%) Splunk
12 18 (3.37%) Bloomberg
12 18 (3.37%) Red Hat
13 17 (3.18%) Google
13 17 (3.18%) Intel Security
13 17 (3.18%) Reuters
14 16 (3.00%) Oracle
15 15 (2.81%) EMC
16 14 (2.62%) LANDesk
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