The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 64 61 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -33
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 17 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 1.71% 5.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.35% 12.06% 42.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 21
Median daily rate £300 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £54.08 £55.55 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.65% -0.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £16.06
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +24.57%

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
92 141 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.67% 14.16% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 98 60
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Median hourly rate £55.00 £59.33 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.29% +6.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.14% +55.55%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (63.64%) DHCP
4 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) SCOM
5 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
5 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (54.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
8 3 (27.27%) Citrix
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (18.18%) WSUS
9 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (18.18%) Validation
9 2 (18.18%) AIX
9 2 (18.18%) Linux
9 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
9 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
9 2 (18.18%) EMC

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
6 2 (18.18%) AIX
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) DV Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (18.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago