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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 79 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 31 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.71% 1.28% 1.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.49% 15.89% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 13
Median daily rate £285 £255 £254
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £16.63 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.56% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £11.40 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £14.20 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £14.40 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.31% -17.71%
SCCM
North West

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
188 151 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.38% 8.06% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 86 38
Median daily rate £415 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Median hourly rate £20.73 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.26% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £11.50 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £25.00 £38.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
Bolton - 1 £335 -
Oldham - 1 £300 - 1
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 49 (67.12%) Windows
2 40 (54.79%) Active Directory
3 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
4 27 (36.99%) Windows Server
5 26 (35.62%) VMware
6 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (20.55%) SCOM
9 15 (20.55%) Office 365
10 14 (19.18%) Windows 10
10 14 (19.18%) ITIL
11 13 (17.81%) WSUS
12 12 (16.44%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (16.44%) Patch Management
13 11 (15.07%) Linux
13 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (13.70%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (13.70%) Cisco
14 10 (13.70%) Unix
14 10 (13.70%) MCP
14 10 (13.70%) Migration
14 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (13.70%) Windows 7
15 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (12.33%) Security Patching
15 9 (12.33%) Data Centre
15 9 (12.33%) Solaris
15 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
15 9 (12.33%) SAN

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 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.85%) MS Office
4 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.55%) Office 365
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) SAN
2 6 (8.22%) VoIP
3 5 (6.85%) DNS
3 5 (6.85%) IP Telephony
4 4 (5.48%) DHCP
4 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 4 (5.48%) LAN
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (4.11%) Network Security
5 3 (4.11%) Unified Communications
5 3 (4.11%) WAN
5 3 (4.11%) Wireless
6 2 (2.74%) NAS
6 2 (2.74%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.37%) IPv4
7 1 (1.37%) PBX
7 1 (1.37%) Softphone
7 1 (1.37%) SSL
7 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
1 3 (4.11%) Local Government
2 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) French Language
3 1 (1.37%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (19.18%) Analyst
2 11 (15.07%) Architect
3 9 (12.33%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Consultant
4 8 (10.96%) SCCM Consultant
4 8 (10.96%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) SCCM Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) Active Directory Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) IT Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Regular Expression
1 3 (4.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.11%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.74%) BYOD
4 2 (2.74%) Life Science
4 2 (2.74%) NHS
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.37%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.37%) Informatics
5 1 (1.37%) iPad
5 1 (1.37%) iPhone
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) PKI
5 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 49 (67.12%) Windows
2 27 (36.99%) Windows Server
3 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (19.18%) Windows 10
6 11 (15.07%) Linux
7 10 (13.70%) Unix
7 10 (13.70%) Windows 7
7 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (12.33%) Solaris
9 7 (9.59%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.74%) AIX
11 1 (1.37%) Android
11 1 (1.37%) CentOS
11 1 (1.37%) Scientific Linux
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) ITIL
2 12 (16.44%) Patch Management
3 10 (13.70%) Migration
4 9 (12.33%) Security Patching
4 9 (12.33%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (5.48%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.11%) Analytics
6 3 (4.11%) Application Discovery
6 3 (4.11%) Change Management
6 3 (4.11%) DevOps
6 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
6 3 (4.11%) Software Distribution
6 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.74%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.74%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.48%) Java
2 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.48%) PHP
3 3 (4.11%) Python
3 3 (4.11%) Ruby
3 3 (4.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.70%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (13.70%) MCP
3 4 (5.48%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
5 1 (1.37%) Degree
5 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.37%) MCDST
5 1 (1.37%) MCITP
5 1 (1.37%) MCSA
5 1 (1.37%) MCTS
5 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (54.79%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.85%) XenApp
4 3 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (4.11%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.74%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.37%) vSphere
6 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (20.55%) SCOM
2 13 (17.81%) WSUS
3 3 (4.11%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (4.11%) Nagios
3 3 (4.11%) Puppet
4 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.74%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.37%) SCSM
5 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
2 26 (35.62%) VMware
3 10 (13.70%) Cisco
4 8 (10.96%) Citrix
4 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.22%) HP
6 4 (5.48%) Altiris
7 3 (4.11%) AppSense
7 3 (4.11%) Dell
7 3 (4.11%) NetApp
7 3 (4.11%) Splunk
8 2 (2.74%) Apple
8 2 (2.74%) Axway
8 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.74%) EMC
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle
8 2 (2.74%) Wyse
9 1 (1.37%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.37%) Lotus
9 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
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