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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 52 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.72% 3.80% 2.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.43% 42.17% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 19
Median daily rate £263 £417 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.05% +11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £276 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £286
% change year-on-year
- +9.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+15.49% +18.33%
SCCM
Berkshire

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
97 83 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.90% 9.01% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 54 49
Median daily rate £413 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
4 12 (36.36%) Citrix
4 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 11 (33.33%) DNS
5 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 10 (30.30%) MS Office
7 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 9 (27.27%) Office 365
8 8 (24.24%) WSUS
8 8 (24.24%) ITIL
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (21.21%) MCTS
9 7 (21.21%) MCITP
9 7 (21.21%) Degree
9 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (21.21%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 6 (18.18%) DHCP
10 6 (18.18%) Service Management
11 5 (15.15%) Clustering
11 5 (15.15%) Terminal Server
11 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 5 (15.15%) SQL
11 5 (15.15%) VBScript
11 5 (15.15%) SCOM

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 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Office
2 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (12.12%) Internet
3 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) Skype
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.03%) SMTP
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MSI
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 6 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) SCCM Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Packager
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Office 365 Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) DCOM
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.09%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) BYOD
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) AIX
6 2 (6.06%) Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (18.18%) Service Management
4 5 (15.15%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Application Packaging
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Validation
7 1 (3.03%) Application Discovery
7 1 (3.03%) Information Security
7 1 (3.03%) Information Security Management
7 1 (3.03%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.03%) Security Management
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) VBScript
3 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
1 7 (21.21%) DV Cleared
1 7 (21.21%) MCITP
1 7 (21.21%) MCTS
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) BitLocker
2 5 (15.15%) Terminal Server
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.03%) XenApp
5 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) WSUS
2 5 (15.15%) SCOM
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (12.12%) WMI
4 2 (6.06%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Remedy
5 2 (6.06%) EMC
5 2 (6.06%) Lumension
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) Wyse