The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West / Manchester
Rank 79 96 80
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Contract jobs citing SCCM 11 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.58% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.73% 7.91% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 10
Median daily rate £263 £170 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.41% -39.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £170 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £170 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -1.31%

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
126 139 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.37% 7.30% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 62 50
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £281 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £432 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £24.25 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.08% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bolton - 2 £199 - 2
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
3 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
4 17 (39.53%) Citrix
5 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
6 13 (30.23%) VMware
7 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
8 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (20.93%) Intel Security
9 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
9 8 (18.60%) WSUS
10 7 (16.28%) XenDesktop
10 7 (16.28%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (16.28%) AppSense
10 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
10 7 (16.28%) Finance
10 7 (16.28%) MS Office
10 7 (16.28%) DNS
10 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (13.95%) Banking
11 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (11.63%) SCOM
12 5 (11.63%) Firewall
12 5 (11.63%) Dell
12 5 (11.63%) ITIL
12 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
12 5 (11.63%) LAN
12 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (11.63%) Software Deployment

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Office 365
3 2 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.98%) Network Security
4 3 (6.98%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) WAN
4 3 (6.98%) Wireless
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) IPv4
5 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.65%) SSL
6 1 (2.33%) 3G
6 1 (2.33%) PBX
6 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) VPN
6 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Local Government
4 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Consultant
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Administrator
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix Specialist
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.30%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.63%) ITIL
1 5 (11.63%) Software Deployment
2 3 (6.98%) Application Discovery
2 3 (6.98%) Migration
3 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
3 2 (4.65%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (4.65%) IT Governance
3 2 (4.65%) Patch Management
3 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
3 2 (4.65%) Project Management
3 2 (4.65%) Server Building
3 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.65%) Service Management
3 2 (4.65%) SIEM
3 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) MCSE
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCDST
2 1 (2.33%) MCITP
2 1 (2.33%) MCSA
2 1 (2.33%) MCTS
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) XenDesktop
3 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.30%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.98%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (6.98%) XenApp
6 2 (4.65%) BitLocker
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) WSUS
2 7 (16.28%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (11.63%) SCOM
4 3 (6.98%) SCSM
5 2 (4.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (4.65%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 17 (39.53%) Citrix
3 13 (30.23%) VMware
4 9 (20.93%) Intel Security
5 7 (16.28%) AppSense
6 5 (11.63%) Dell
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco
7 4 (9.30%) Sophos
8 3 (6.98%) Altiris
9 2 (4.65%) Apple
9 2 (4.65%) Forcepoint
9 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
9 2 (4.65%) HP
9 2 (4.65%) Motorola
9 2 (4.65%) Wyse
10 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.33%) NetApp
10 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
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