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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 32 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing SCCM 6 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.97% 1.87% 7.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.38% 31.58% 49.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 9
Median daily rate £163 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £375 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £393 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
39 19 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.79% 5.92% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 20
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £375 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 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
Liverpool -4 6 £163 -56.66% 1
SCCM
North West

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) Solaris
6 1 (12.50%) Unix
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) G Suite
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory Support
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) BYOD
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
3 1 (12.50%) VMware