The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 36 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing SCCM 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.00% 1.39% 5.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.89% 15.63% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £375 £338 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £338 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £338 £287
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.78 £15.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+8.25% -7.29%
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
38 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.71% 8.91% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 9
Median daily rate £400 £475 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +74.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.08%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Liverpool +7 3 £375 +11.11% 2
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SCSM
3 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) WAN

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCSM
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire