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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 48 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.90% 3.66% 2.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.38% 34.95% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 17
Median daily rate £255 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £266 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
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
91 103 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.33% 10.47% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 66 38
Median daily rate £388 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
3 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
6 9 (33.33%) MS Office
7 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
7 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
8 7 (25.93%) WSUS
8 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
8 7 (25.93%) Office 365
8 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
8 7 (25.93%) Citrix
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 6 (22.22%) VBScript
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (18.52%) Clustering
10 5 (18.52%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 5 (18.52%) EMC
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (18.52%) DNS
11 4 (14.81%) DCOM
11 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
11 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (14.81%) Internet
11 4 (14.81%) VMware
11 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business

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 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
2 3 (11.11%) Documentum
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) Skype
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.70%) SMTP
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MSI
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Field Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support
4 3 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Rollout Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) BYOD
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
4 7 (25.93%) Windows 10
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.41%) AIX
8 2 (7.41%) Linux
8 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
3 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
5 1 (3.70%) Application Discovery
5 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.70%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
5 1 (3.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.70%) Release Management
5 1 (3.70%) Security Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) VBScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) MCITP
3 2 (7.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) WSUS
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) WMI
3 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) EMC
4 4 (14.81%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Remedy
6 2 (7.41%) Lumension
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) Wyse