The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 68 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 55 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.72% 1.86% 1.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.18% 17.91% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 26
Median daily rate £340 £281 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.88% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £100 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £464 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.78 £15.25 £16.61
% change year-on-year
+10.03% -8.18%
SCCM
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
248 296 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.25% 10.38% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 144 111
Median daily rate £350 £310 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.25 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 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
Glasgow +15 20 £225 +34.32% 5
Renfrewshire -6 16 £342 +15.44%
Edinburgh +18 15 £325 -7.14% 1
North Lanarkshire +9 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £135 - 1
Aberdeenshire - 1 £160 -
Inverclyde - 1 - - 1
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 75 (72.12%) Windows
2 66 (63.46%) Active Directory
3 57 (54.81%) Microsoft
4 37 (35.58%) Windows 7
5 34 (32.69%) ITIL
6 31 (29.81%) PowerShell
6 31 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (27.88%) VMware
7 29 (27.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 29 (27.88%) Windows Server
8 28 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (25.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 26 (25.00%) Citrix
11 22 (21.15%) MS Exchange
12 21 (20.19%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (19.23%) Security Cleared
14 19 (18.27%) Symantec
15 18 (17.31%) SCOM
16 17 (16.35%) Windows 10
17 16 (15.38%) DHCP
17 16 (15.38%) DNS
17 16 (15.38%) Finance
18 15 (14.42%) TCP/IP
18 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
18 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
19 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 14 (13.46%) HP
20 13 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
20 13 (12.50%) SNMP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 8 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 7 (6.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) assyst
1 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Office 365
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.96%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.38%) DHCP
1 16 (15.38%) DNS
2 15 (14.42%) TCP/IP
3 13 (12.50%) SNMP
3 13 (12.50%) SSL
4 9 (8.65%) HTTP
4 9 (8.65%) HTTPS
5 6 (5.77%) Firewall
6 5 (4.81%) LAN
6 5 (4.81%) VPN
7 4 (3.85%) WAN
8 2 (1.92%) Internet
8 2 (1.92%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.92%) Network Security
8 2 (1.92%) SAN
8 2 (1.92%) VoIP
9 1 (0.96%) FTP
9 1 (0.96%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.96%) Skype
9 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.96%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) InstallShield
2 3 (2.88%) AdminStudio
2 3 (2.88%) MSI
3 2 (1.92%) WinDbg
General
1 16 (15.38%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Publishing
3 6 (5.77%) Law
4 3 (2.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
5 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (23.08%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Applications Packager
6 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) IT Analyst
7 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) IT Support
7 6 (5.77%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (4.81%) Consultant
8 5 (4.81%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Migration Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.85%) Active Directory Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.73%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.73%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.85%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) iPad
5 2 (1.92%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.96%) iPhone
6 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) NHS
6 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 75 (72.12%) Windows
2 37 (35.58%) Windows 7
3 31 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (27.88%) Windows Server
5 28 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (16.35%) Windows 10
7 6 (5.77%) Linux
7 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.88%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.92%) Android
10 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.96%) Solaris
11 1 (0.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) ITIL
2 13 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 13 (12.50%) Software Distribution
2 13 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (11.54%) Migration
4 11 (10.58%) Analytics
4 11 (10.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (10.58%) Software Delivery
5 9 (8.65%) Service Design
6 6 (5.77%) BCP
6 6 (5.77%) Business Continuity
6 6 (5.77%) Business Continuity Planning
6 6 (5.77%) Service Management
7 5 (4.81%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.81%) Project Management
7 5 (4.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (3.85%) Application Virtualisation
8 4 (3.85%) Email Migration
9 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.81%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.58%) VBScript
3 9 (8.65%) C#
4 8 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (0.96%) Java
5 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (25.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
4 13 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (9.62%) MCP
6 9 (8.65%) MCSA
6 9 (8.65%) MCTS
7 7 (6.73%) Degree
8 3 (2.88%) MCSE
9 2 (1.92%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.92%) ACSA
9 2 (1.92%) CCENT
9 2 (1.92%) CCNA
9 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.92%) CISSP
9 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.92%) MCITP
9 2 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.92%) SANS
9 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.81%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 29 (27.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.50%) XenApp
5 12 (11.54%) XenDesktop
6 9 (8.65%) VMware ESX
7 7 (6.73%) Firmware
7 7 (6.73%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.88%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.96%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (25.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 18 (17.31%) SCOM
3 11 (10.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (5.77%) WSUS
5 5 (4.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (4.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (3.85%) PowerCLI
7 3 (2.88%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (54.81%) Microsoft
2 29 (27.88%) VMware
3 26 (25.00%) Citrix
4 19 (18.27%) Symantec
5 14 (13.46%) HP
6 8 (7.69%) Cisco
7 7 (6.73%) AppSense
8 6 (5.77%) Altiris
8 6 (5.77%) Apple
8 6 (5.77%) Dell
9 5 (4.81%) CA
10 4 (3.85%) Intel Security
10 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.92%) Avaya
11 2 (1.92%) Sophos
11 2 (1.92%) Varonis
12 1 (0.96%) BMC
12 1 (0.96%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.96%) Lumension
12 1 (0.96%) Mitel
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £40 - £46 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £110.00 - £120.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago