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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
UK / Scotland
Rank 56 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Contract jobs citing SCCM 47 58 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.82% 2.28% 1.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% 23.20% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 14
Median daily rate £350 £238 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -23.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £96 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £358 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.39 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+14.41% -1.98%

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
188 250 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.27% 9.81% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 137 95
Median daily rate £388 £305 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.04% -10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.75 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +20 23 £375 +17.64%
Glasgow +16 20 £400 +308.66% 1
Aberdeen -12 1 - -
Fife - 1 £100 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £135 -
Moray - 1 £100 -
SCCM
UK

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 72 (68.57%) Windows
2 65 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 46 (43.81%) Microsoft
4 36 (34.29%) Windows 7
5 32 (30.48%) PowerShell
6 31 (29.52%) ITIL
7 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (25.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (24.76%) VMware
9 26 (24.76%) Windows Server
10 24 (22.86%) Windows 10
11 23 (21.90%) Finance
12 22 (20.95%) Citrix
13 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 20 (19.05%) Symantec
13 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
14 19 (18.10%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (17.14%) Security Cleared
16 17 (16.19%) SCOM
16 17 (16.19%) DNS
16 17 (16.19%) DHCP
16 17 (16.19%) Migration
17 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (14.29%) XenApp
19 14 (13.33%) XenDesktop
20 13 (12.38%) SC Cleared
20 13 (12.38%) Disclosure Scotland
20 13 (12.38%) C#

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 20 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.62%) Skype for Business
4 7 (6.67%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Office 365
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.90%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.19%) DHCP
1 17 (16.19%) DNS
2 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.62%) Firewall
3 8 (7.62%) HTTP
3 8 (7.62%) HTTPS
3 8 (7.62%) SNMP
3 8 (7.62%) SSL
4 4 (3.81%) LAN
4 4 (3.81%) Network Security
4 4 (3.81%) VPN
4 4 (3.81%) WAN
5 2 (1.90%) Internet
5 2 (1.90%) Skype
5 2 (1.90%) VoIP
6 1 (0.95%) FTP
6 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) InstallShield
2 3 (2.86%) AdminStudio
2 3 (2.86%) MSI
3 2 (1.90%) WinDbg
General
1 23 (21.90%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Publishing
3 7 (6.67%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Back Office
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Analyst
2 11 (10.48%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.52%) SCCM Engineer
3 10 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 9 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (7.62%) Applications Packager
5 8 (7.62%) IT Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (6.67%) Consultant
6 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Migration Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Email Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 6 (5.71%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.81%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.81%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.95%) iPad
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (68.57%) Windows
2 36 (34.29%) Windows 7
3 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (24.76%) Windows Server
6 24 (22.86%) Windows 10
7 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.86%) Linux
8 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.90%) Android
9 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) ITIL
2 17 (16.19%) Migration
3 12 (11.43%) Application Packaging
3 12 (11.43%) Virtual Environments
4 11 (10.48%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (10.48%) Software Distribution
5 10 (9.52%) Analytics
5 10 (9.52%) Software Delivery
6 9 (8.57%) Service Design
6 9 (8.57%) Service Management
7 7 (6.67%) BCP
7 7 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 7 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
7 7 (6.67%) Project Management
8 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.76%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.76%) Change Control
9 5 (4.76%) Email Migration
9 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.48%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.38%) C#
2 13 (12.38%) VBScript
3 7 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (0.95%) Java
4 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 13 (12.38%) SC Cleared
4 12 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (9.52%) MCP
6 9 (8.57%) MCTS
7 6 (5.71%) Degree
8 3 (2.86%) MCSA
8 3 (2.86%) MCSE
9 2 (1.90%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.90%) ACSA
9 2 (1.90%) CCENT
9 2 (1.90%) CCNA
9 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.90%) MCITP
9 2 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.95%) ISEB
10 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 27 (25.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 16 (15.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (14.29%) XenApp
5 14 (13.33%) XenDesktop
6 11 (10.48%) VMware ESX
7 7 (6.67%) Firmware
7 7 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.81%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (16.19%) SCOM
3 12 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (5.71%) WSUS
5 4 (3.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (3.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.95%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (43.81%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.76%) VMware
3 22 (20.95%) Citrix
4 20 (19.05%) Symantec
5 9 (8.57%) Cisco
5 9 (8.57%) HP
6 7 (6.67%) Dell
7 5 (4.76%) Apple
8 4 (3.81%) AppSense
8 4 (3.81%) CA
9 2 (1.90%) Avaya
9 2 (1.90%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.90%) Sophos
9 2 (1.90%) Varonis
10 1 (0.95%) Altiris
10 1 (0.95%) Canon
10 1 (0.95%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.95%) Lumension
10 1 (0.95%) ServiceNow
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