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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 183 208 171
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -37
Contract jobs citing SCCM 306 250 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.33% 1.05% 1.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.45% 12.27% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 178 213
Median daily rate £400 £323 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £148 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 14
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.78 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.04 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+34.48% -17.14%
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
2672 2038 2101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.60% 8.59% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1779 1364 1342
Median daily rate £500 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £275
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 23 35 40
Median hourly rate £22.75 £17.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.82% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £11.78 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.63 £43.40 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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 31 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 August 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 -9 41 £402 +7.78% 10
Croydon -13 3 £275 -15.38%
Canary Wharf +5 2 £313 -
Kingston Upon Thames +1 1 £290 -14.70%
Westminster -27 1 £438 +143.05%
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 444 (78.03%) Windows
2 333 (58.52%) Active Directory
3 250 (43.94%) Microsoft
4 191 (33.57%) VMware
5 190 (33.39%) Citrix
6 160 (28.12%) Windows Server
7 143 (25.13%) Windows 7
8 139 (24.43%) ITIL
9 134 (23.55%) PowerShell
10 132 (23.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 125 (21.97%) SCOM
12 122 (21.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 118 (20.74%) Finance
14 113 (19.86%) MS Exchange
15 109 (19.16%) VMware Infrastructure
16 92 (16.17%) MS Office
17 91 (15.99%) MS Excel
18 90 (15.82%) DNS
19 89 (15.64%) Windows 10
20 82 (14.41%) Linux
21 79 (13.88%) XenApp
22 76 (13.36%) HP
23 72 (12.65%) Office 365
24 66 (11.60%) Cisco
25 64 (11.25%) XenDesktop
26 61 (10.72%) DHCP
27 58 (10.19%) SQL
27 58 (10.19%) SAN
28 56 (9.84%) Migration
29 55 (9.67%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 113 (19.86%) MS Exchange
2 53 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (5.62%) Skype for Business
4 28 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (4.57%) IIS
6 22 (3.87%) SharePoint
7 18 (3.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (2.11%) Tomcat
10 11 (1.93%) OpenStack
11 10 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (1.58%) Confluence
13 8 (1.41%) WebSphere
14 7 (1.23%) IBM Notes
15 6 (1.05%) Apache
16 4 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
17 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
17 3 (0.53%) JBoss
17 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 92 (16.17%) MS Office
2 91 (15.99%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.93%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.53%) Eikon
3 2 (0.35%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.35%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.35%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.35%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.65%) Office 365
2 40 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (4.22%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (2.99%) Google Apps
5 10 (1.76%) SaaS
6 9 (1.58%) IaaS
7 8 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (1.41%) PaaS
8 4 (0.70%) Trello
9 2 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 90 (15.82%) DNS
2 61 (10.72%) DHCP
3 58 (10.19%) SAN
4 48 (8.44%) Firewall
5 38 (6.68%) WAN
6 37 (6.50%) LAN
7 36 (6.33%) TCP/IP
8 30 (5.27%) Internet
9 29 (5.10%) NetScaler
9 29 (5.10%) VPN
10 25 (4.39%) VLAN
11 15 (2.64%) Skype
12 11 (1.93%) Intranet
12 11 (1.93%) IP Telephony
12 11 (1.93%) LDAP
13 10 (1.76%) iSCSI
13 10 (1.76%) MPLS
13 10 (1.76%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (1.76%) VoIP
14 9 (1.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.28%) MySQL
3 11 (1.93%) NoSQL
3 11 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.58%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.70%) DB2
8 3 (0.53%) Big Data
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (4.04%) MSI
2 21 (3.69%) JIRA
3 18 (3.16%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.28%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.23%) InstallShield
6 5 (0.88%) WinDbg
7 4 (0.70%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.35%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.35%) Ant
8 2 (0.35%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.35%) GitLab
8 2 (0.35%) Hudson
8 2 (0.35%) Maven
8 2 (0.35%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.35%) Subversion
8 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.18%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 118 (20.74%) Finance
2 39 (6.85%) Banking
3 29 (5.10%) Legal
4 26 (4.57%) Back Office
5 20 (3.51%) Financial Institution
6 19 (3.34%) Retail
7 12 (2.11%) Law
8 8 (1.41%) Publishing
9 5 (0.88%) Games
9 5 (0.88%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.88%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.70%) French Language
10 4 (0.70%) German Language
10 4 (0.70%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.53%) Advertising
11 3 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.35%) Electronics
12 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) Marketing
13 1 (0.18%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 87 (15.29%) Analyst
2 74 (13.01%) Architect
3 62 (10.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 61 (10.72%) SCCM Engineer
5 60 (10.54%) Windows Engineer
6 47 (8.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 41 (7.21%) Administrator
8 37 (6.50%) Service Analyst
9 35 (6.15%) Consultant
9 35 (6.15%) Desktop Support
10 34 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 34 (5.98%) Support Analyst
11 33 (5.80%) Service Desk Analyst
12 32 (5.62%) Support Engineer
13 29 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
14 23 (4.04%) Active Directory Engineer
15 22 (3.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 22 (3.87%) Citrix Engineer
16 20 (3.51%) VMware Engineer
17 17 (2.99%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.34%) XML
2 12 (2.11%) RESTful
3 11 (1.93%) Regular Expression
3 11 (1.93%) Software Packaging
4 10 (1.76%) .NET
5 8 (1.41%) ELK Stack
6 7 (1.23%) JSON
6 7 (1.23%) Middleware
6 7 (1.23%) REST
7 6 (1.05%) SAML
8 4 (0.70%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.70%) 802.1X
8 4 (0.70%) Web Services
9 3 (0.53%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.53%) HTML
10 2 (0.35%) CSS
10 2 (0.35%) jQuery
10 2 (0.35%) LAMP
10 2 (0.35%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.08%) Data Centre
2 33 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.62%) Blackberry
4 20 (3.51%) Hedge funds
5 14 (2.46%) CMDB
6 13 (2.28%) Clustering
6 13 (2.28%) Fat Client
6 13 (2.28%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.28%) Thin Client
7 12 (2.11%) iPhone
7 12 (2.11%) Smartphone
8 11 (1.93%) Device Driver
8 11 (1.93%) VCE vBlock
9 10 (1.76%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.76%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.76%) Replication
10 9 (1.58%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.58%) PKI
11 8 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.23%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 444 (78.03%) Windows
2 160 (28.12%) Windows Server
3 143 (25.13%) Windows 7
4 132 (23.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 122 (21.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (15.64%) Windows 10
7 82 (14.41%) Linux
8 54 (9.49%) Windows 8
9 52 (9.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (5.10%) Mac OS X
11 25 (4.39%) Windows XP
12 24 (4.22%) Android
13 20 (3.51%) Apple iOS
14 17 (2.99%) Unix
15 15 (2.64%) CentOS
16 12 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (2.11%) Ubuntu
17 8 (1.41%) VMS
17 8 (1.41%) Windows 2000
17 8 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (24.43%) ITIL
2 56 (9.84%) Migration
3 42 (7.38%) Service Management
4 40 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (5.80%) Configuration Management
7 30 (5.27%) Service Delivery
8 29 (5.10%) Asset Management
9 27 (4.75%) ITSM
10 25 (4.39%) Project Management
11 24 (4.22%) Release Management
12 23 (4.04%) DevOps
12 23 (4.04%) Problem Management
12 23 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
13 21 (3.69%) Software Deployment
14 18 (3.16%) Application Packaging
14 18 (3.16%) Workflow
15 15 (2.64%) Capacity Planning
15 15 (2.64%) Incident Management
15 15 (2.64%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 134 (23.55%) PowerShell
2 58 (10.19%) SQL
3 32 (5.62%) Python
4 26 (4.57%) VB
4 26 (4.57%) VBScript
5 25 (4.39%) Bash Shell
5 25 (4.39%) Java
6 22 (3.87%) Ruby
7 12 (2.11%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.93%) C#
9 10 (1.76%) Perl
9 10 (1.76%) PHP
10 5 (0.88%) C
10 5 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.53%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.18%) C++
12 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 55 (9.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (8.08%) MCSE
3 39 (6.85%) Security Cleared
4 32 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (5.27%) SC Cleared
6 28 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 22 (3.87%) CCNA
8 20 (3.51%) MCP
9 18 (3.16%) Degree
10 15 (2.64%) MCSA
11 11 (1.93%) MCDST
12 10 (1.76%) MCITP
13 9 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (1.23%) CISSP
14 7 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.05%) CCA
15 6 (1.05%) MCTS
16 5 (0.88%) CCNP
16 5 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.98%) SLA
2 7 (1.23%) QA
3 6 (1.05%) COBIT
3 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 333 (58.52%) Active Directory
2 109 (19.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (13.88%) XenApp
4 64 (11.25%) XenDesktop
5 55 (9.67%) Hyper-V
6 49 (8.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 35 (6.15%) VMware ESX
8 34 (5.98%) vSphere
9 24 (4.22%) BitLocker
9 24 (4.22%) Xen
10 22 (3.87%) Virtual Machines
11 17 (2.99%) VMware Server
12 12 (2.11%) Terminal Services
12 12 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
14 9 (1.58%) DFS Replication
15 8 (1.41%) XenServer
16 7 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
17 6 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 5 (0.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 125 (21.97%) SCOM
2 47 (8.26%) WSUS
3 26 (4.57%) Puppet
4 17 (2.99%) SCVMM
5 16 (2.81%) Nagios
6 15 (2.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 14 (2.46%) AirWatch
7 14 (2.46%) Casper Suite
8 13 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 13 (2.28%) SCOrch
9 12 (2.11%) Backup Exec
9 12 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 11 (1.93%) HP SiteScope
10 11 (1.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 11 (1.93%) Microsoft Intune
11 9 (1.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 8 (1.41%) Kibana
12 8 (1.41%) logstash
12 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
12 8 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 250 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 191 (33.57%) VMware
3 190 (33.39%) Citrix
4 76 (13.36%) HP
5 66 (11.60%) Cisco
6 54 (9.49%) Symantec
7 35 (6.15%) Apple
7 35 (6.15%) Dell
8 32 (5.62%) NetApp
9 26 (4.57%) AppSense
10 23 (4.04%) Google
11 20 (3.51%) Red Hat
12 18 (3.16%) Oracle
13 17 (2.99%) EMC
14 16 (2.81%) Altiris
14 16 (2.81%) LANDesk
14 16 (2.81%) Splunk
15 15 (2.64%) MobileIron
15 15 (2.64%) ServiceNow
15 15 (2.64%) SolarWinds
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £25.00 - £30.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago