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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 41 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.49% 3.14% 1.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.11% 40.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 7
Median daily rate £388 £140 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+176.78% -55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £130 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £115.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +784.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.39 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+12.89% -1.98%

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
45 40 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.01% 7.84% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 53
Median daily rate £400 £250 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £130 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £115.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-86.95% +784.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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
Oxford +2 7 £400 +196.29% 1
Banbury +4 3 £390 +2.29%
Kidlington - 2 £425 -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 31 (73.81%) Windows
3 26 (61.90%) DNS
4 25 (59.52%) SCOM
5 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 24 (57.14%) DHCP
5 24 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 20 (47.62%) PowerShell
9 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (40.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 16 (38.10%) ITIL
12 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (35.71%) Office 365
13 14 (33.33%) BYOD
14 12 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
14 12 (28.57%) Service Design
14 12 (28.57%) Virtual Desktop
14 12 (28.57%) PKI
14 12 (28.57%) Kerberos
14 12 (28.57%) LDAP
15 11 (26.19%) VMware
15 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
15 11 (26.19%) Problem Management
16 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
17 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (21.43%) Email Filtering
17 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
17 9 (21.43%) Kalman Filter

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 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (61.90%) DNS
2 24 (57.14%) 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%) VoIP
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 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Designer
1 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Citrix Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
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 12 (28.57%) PKI
3 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
5 10 (23.81%) Mac OS X
6 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
8 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
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 Vista
9 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 12 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 12 (28.57%) Service Design
3 11 (26.19%) Problem Management
4 9 (21.43%) Email Filtering
4 9 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (21.43%) Patch Management
5 8 (19.05%) Migration
6 5 (11.90%) Application Packaging
6 5 (11.90%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.76%) Analytics
9 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.76%) Remediation Plan
9 2 (4.76%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) 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 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.76%) MCSE
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CCIE
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) RHCE
2 1 (2.38%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 21 (50.00%) 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
Systems Management
1 25 (59.52%) SCOM
2 6 (14.29%) 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 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) Citrix
4 7 (16.67%) Dell
5 5 (11.90%) NetApp
6 4 (9.52%) Veritas
7 2 (4.76%) Apple
7 2 (4.76%) AppSense
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 2 (4.76%) Perforce
8 1 (2.38%) CommVault
8 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) Symantec