The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 45 48 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing SCCM 23 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.72% 2.81% 2.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.94% 37.21% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 13
Median daily rate £263 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £303 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +8.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.78 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -9.09%
SCCM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
72 43 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.63% 7.56% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 76
Median daily rate £400 £300 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £132 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £445 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -13.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
- -25.92%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 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
Oxford +2 16 £238 -13.63%
Banbury +2 3 £390 +0.64% 1
Abingdon - 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 £463 -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 35 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 31 (73.81%) Windows
3 29 (69.05%) DNS
4 27 (64.29%) DHCP
4 27 (64.29%) SCOM
5 24 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 18 (42.86%) ITIL
7 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (40.48%) PowerShell
8 17 (40.48%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (38.10%) Office 365
10 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
11 14 (33.33%) BYOD
12 13 (30.95%) Problem Management
12 13 (30.95%) VMware
13 12 (28.57%) LDAP
13 12 (28.57%) Kerberos
13 12 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
13 12 (28.57%) Service Design
13 12 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
14 11 (26.19%) Patch Management
15 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
16 9 (21.43%) Citrix
16 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
16 9 (21.43%) PKI
16 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (38.10%) Office 365
3 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (69.05%) DNS
2 27 (64.29%) DHCP
3 12 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 12 (28.57%) LDAP
4 4 (9.52%) Skype
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) SSDT
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.76%) MSBuild
1 2 (4.76%) NuGet
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (4.76%) Subversion
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.76%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 5 (11.90%) Back Office
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Designer
1 7 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) BYOD
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 9 (21.43%) PKI
3 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 10
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.38%) Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Problem Management
3 12 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (28.57%) Service Design
4 11 (26.19%) Patch Management
5 9 (21.43%) Email Filtering
5 9 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (19.05%) Migration
7 5 (11.90%) Application Virtualisation
8 4 (9.52%) Application Packaging
8 4 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.76%) Analytics
10 2 (4.76%) Change Management
10 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.76%) Remediation Plan
10 2 (4.76%) Scrum
10 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) C++
3 2 (4.76%) C++/CLI
3 2 (4.76%) Perl
3 2 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CCIE
4 1 (2.38%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) RHCE
4 1 (2.38%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 24 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 17 (40.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (16.67%) vSphere
5 7 (16.67%) XenApp
6 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 27 (64.29%) SCOM
2 8 (19.05%) NetBackup
3 4 (9.52%) AppDNA
3 4 (9.52%) EdgeSight
4 3 (7.14%) Sysprep
5 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) Citrix
4 7 (16.67%) Dell
4 7 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (9.52%) Veritas
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Perforce
7 1 (2.38%) Apple
7 1 (2.38%) AppSense
7 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec