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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 74 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 79 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.65% 1.43% 1.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.03% 17.70% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 20
Median daily rate £330 £254 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.04% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £153 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £285
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £52.31 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.35% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -13.92%
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
343 243 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.49% 8.07% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 143 106
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £115 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £17.77 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £70.00 £36.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -18.00%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Edinburgh +3 30 £375 +20.96% 2
Renfrewshire -18 22 £360 -6.31%
Glasgow +7 12 £300 +61.07% 3
Dundee - 2 £123 -
Lanarkshire - 2 £108 -
West Lothian +4 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire 0 1 £190 -
Scottish Borders -1 1 £375 +92.30%
Inverclyde - 1 £350 -
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 105 (80.77%) Windows
2 75 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 67 (51.54%) Active Directory
4 58 (44.62%) Windows Server
5 47 (36.15%) VMware
6 45 (34.62%) ITIL
7 42 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 39 (30.00%) PowerShell
9 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (25.38%) MS Exchange
11 31 (23.85%) HP
11 31 (23.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 29 (22.31%) Citrix
13 27 (20.77%) Microsoft App-V
14 25 (19.23%) MS Excel
15 24 (18.46%) Security Cleared
16 23 (17.69%) MS Office
17 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
18 21 (16.15%) SQL
18 21 (16.15%) Finance
18 21 (16.15%) SC Cleared
18 21 (16.15%) SCOM
19 20 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
19 20 (15.38%) Migration
19 20 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
20 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (13.85%) XenApp
22 17 (13.08%) SQL Server

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 33 (25.38%) MS Exchange
2 20 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (6.15%) Skype for Business
5 6 (4.62%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.54%) IIS
8 1 (0.77%) GroupWise
Applications
1 25 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 23 (17.69%) MS Office
3 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.15%) TCP/IP
2 17 (13.08%) DHCP
3 16 (12.31%) SNMP
3 16 (12.31%) SSL
4 15 (11.54%) DNS
5 14 (10.77%) SAN
6 13 (10.00%) Firewall
7 10 (7.69%) HTTP
7 10 (7.69%) HTTPS
8 8 (6.15%) LAN
8 8 (6.15%) WAN
9 7 (5.38%) VPN
10 6 (4.62%) NAS
11 5 (3.85%) iSCSI
12 4 (3.08%) LDAP
13 3 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (2.31%) Software-Defined Networking
14 2 (1.54%) Broadband
14 2 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.54%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.54%) Informix
2 2 (1.54%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MSI
2 2 (1.54%) InstallShield
General
1 21 (16.15%) Finance
2 4 (3.08%) Banking
3 2 (1.54%) Legal
3 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.54%) Publishing
4 1 (0.77%) Law
4 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (10.77%) Analyst
1 14 (10.77%) IT Support
2 12 (9.23%) Consultant
2 12 (9.23%) Desktop Support
2 12 (9.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (6.15%) Support Engineer
4 7 (5.38%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (4.62%) Administrator
5 6 (4.62%) Applications Packager
5 6 (4.62%) IT Analyst
5 6 (4.62%) Server Specialist
5 6 (4.62%) Support Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) Windows Support Analyst
7 4 (3.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (3.08%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) Middleware
2 4 (3.08%) REST
3 2 (1.54%) LAMP
3 2 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (11.54%) Clustering
3 11 (8.46%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 10 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.38%) NHS
6 5 (3.85%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.85%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.08%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.31%) Device Driver
8 3 (2.31%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.31%) PKI
8 3 (2.31%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.54%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 105 (80.77%) Windows
2 58 (44.62%) Windows Server
3 42 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 39 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (6.92%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.38%) Windows 10
9 6 (4.62%) Linux
10 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.31%) Unix
11 2 (1.54%) Android
11 2 (1.54%) Solaris
11 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (34.62%) ITIL
2 20 (15.38%) Migration
3 13 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 12 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.23%) Application Packaging
4 12 (9.23%) Configuration Management
4 12 (9.23%) Software Distribution
5 9 (6.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (6.15%) Security Patching
6 8 (6.15%) Server Building
7 7 (5.38%) Analytics
7 7 (5.38%) Service Management
8 6 (4.62%) ITSM
8 6 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (4.62%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.85%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.85%) Release Management
9 5 (3.85%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 21 (16.15%) SQL
3 12 (9.23%) C#
4 7 (5.38%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.38%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.38%) VBScript
5 5 (3.85%) Jython
5 5 (3.85%) Python
6 3 (2.31%) C
6 3 (2.31%) VB
7 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (16.15%) SC Cleared
4 14 (10.77%) MCP
5 12 (9.23%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (8.46%) Degree
7 9 (6.92%) MCSA
8 6 (4.62%) MCTS
9 4 (3.08%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.54%) MCSE
11 1 (0.77%) CCNP
11 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.77%) OCA
11 1 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.31%) SLA
5 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (51.54%) Active Directory
2 27 (20.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 19 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (13.85%) XenApp
5 12 (9.23%) Hyper-V
5 12 (9.23%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.92%) Firmware
6 9 (6.92%) VMware ESX
7 8 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.08%) vSphere
9 3 (2.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.31%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.54%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.77%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.77%) NDS
11 1 (0.77%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.77%) UAG
11 1 (0.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (23.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 21 (16.15%) SCOM
3 14 (10.77%) WSUS
4 7 (5.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (4.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (3.85%) BladeLogic
6 5 (3.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 5 (3.85%) Puppet
6 5 (3.85%) SCOrch
7 3 (2.31%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.54%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.54%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.54%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (1.54%) vRealize
9 1 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.77%) Nessus
9 1 (0.77%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.77%) OpenView
Vendors
1 75 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 47 (36.15%) VMware
3 31 (23.85%) HP
4 29 (22.31%) Citrix
5 15 (11.54%) Cisco
6 11 (8.46%) Altiris
6 11 (8.46%) Symantec
7 9 (6.92%) AppSense
8 8 (6.15%) CA
9 6 (4.62%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.62%) ServiceNow
10 5 (3.85%) BMC
10 5 (3.85%) Dell
11 3 (2.31%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.31%) EMC
11 3 (2.31%) IBM
11 3 (2.31%) Intel Security
11 3 (2.31%) Veritas
12 2 (1.54%) arcserve
12 2 (1.54%) Sophos
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