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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 95 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing SCCM 5 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.37% 0.39% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.62% 7.37% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £133 £160 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% -30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £152 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £232 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £314
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.89% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £16.03
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +24.78%

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
138 95 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.21% 5.27% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 46 49
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.78% +35.55%

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
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 24 February 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
Salford - 1 - -
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
4 18 (48.65%) Citrix
5 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (27.03%) VMware
7 9 (24.32%) Intel Security
8 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (18.92%) XenDesktop
9 7 (18.92%) WSUS
9 7 (18.92%) AppSense
9 7 (18.92%) MS Office
9 7 (18.92%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (16.22%) Finance
10 6 (16.22%) Banking
10 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
11 5 (13.51%) ITIL
11 5 (13.51%) DNS
11 5 (13.51%) Software Deployment
12 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
12 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
12 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
12 4 (10.81%) Sophos
12 4 (10.81%) LAN
12 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
12 4 (10.81%) SCOM

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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.41%) DHCP
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.41%) IPv4
3 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.41%) Network Security
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) SSL
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) 3G
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.22%) Banking
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix Expert
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
1 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
1 5 (13.51%) Software Deployment
2 3 (8.11%) Application Discovery
2 3 (8.11%) Migration
2 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.41%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.41%) Patch Management
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.41%) Project Management
3 2 (5.41%) Server Building
3 2 (5.41%) Service Management
3 2 (5.41%) SIEM
3 2 (5.41%) Time Management
4 1 (2.70%) Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (2.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.70%) Network Management
4 1 (2.70%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.70%) MCSA
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) BitLocker
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (18.92%) WSUS
2 4 (10.81%) SCOM
3 3 (8.11%) SCSM
4 2 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) Citrix
3 10 (27.03%) VMware
4 9 (24.32%) Intel Security
5 7 (18.92%) AppSense
6 4 (10.81%) Sophos
7 3 (8.11%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) Apple
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco
8 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
8 2 (5.41%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.41%) Motorola
8 2 (5.41%) Wyse
9 1 (2.70%) Altiris
9 1 (2.70%) HP
9 1 (2.70%) LANDesk