The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 35 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.22% 3.86% 3.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 39.29% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 10
Median daily rate £400 £135 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -57.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £115.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +784.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 £16.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -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 Oxford region.

Systems Management Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
21 28 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.65% 9.82% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 42
Median daily rate £400 £153 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% -67.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £130 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £315 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £115.00 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +493.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 28 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (80.00%) SCOM
3 23 (76.67%) DNS
4 22 (73.33%) DHCP
4 22 (73.33%) Windows
5 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (63.33%) Windows Server
7 17 (56.67%) PowerShell
7 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
7 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
8 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (43.33%) Office 365
11 13 (43.33%) BYOD
12 12 (40.00%) PKI
12 12 (40.00%) Kerberos
12 12 (40.00%) LDAP
12 12 (40.00%) ITIL
13 11 (36.67%) Mobile Device Management
13 11 (36.67%) Service Design
13 11 (36.67%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (33.33%) Mac OS X
14 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
15 9 (30.00%) Patch Management
15 9 (30.00%) Email Filtering
15 9 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
16 8 (26.67%) Migration
17 7 (23.33%) VMware
17 7 (23.33%) Dell

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (43.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) DNS
2 22 (73.33%) DHCP
3 12 (40.00%) Kerberos
3 12 (40.00%) LDAP
4 3 (10.00%) Skype
5 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Designer
1 7 (23.33%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) BYOD
2 12 (40.00%) PKI
3 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (63.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 7 (23.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 11 (36.67%) Service Design
3 10 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 9 (30.00%) Email Filtering
4 9 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (30.00%) Patch Management
5 8 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (10.00%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (36.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (16.67%) vSphere
5 5 (16.67%) XenApp
6 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (80.00%) SCOM
2 6 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (10.00%) AppDNA
3 3 (10.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Dell
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (13.33%) Veritas