The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England / South East
Rank 122 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Contract jobs citing SCCM 118 155 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.62% 1.89% 2.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.45% 18.21% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 91 104
Median daily rate £338 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £145 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +14.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.19 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £58.59 £52.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.39 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+12.89% -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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
764 851 1060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.46% 10.37% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 503 522
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.59 £56.39 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SCCM
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire +6 44 £320 +3.05% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 20 £345 +18.96% 1
Surrey +13 15 £210 -35.38% 3
Oxfordshire +1 14 £388 +176.78% 4
Berkshire -10 9 £388 -3.12% 4
West Sussex -11 7 £265 -11.66% 1
Middlesex -3 2 - -
Kent -14 2 £425 -5.55%
East Sussex - 1 £128 -
Sussex - 1 £250 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 203 (78.99%) Windows
2 172 (66.93%) Active Directory
3 147 (57.20%) Microsoft
4 101 (39.30%) Windows Server
5 97 (37.74%) Windows 7
6 72 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 68 (26.46%) Security Cleared
8 66 (25.68%) VMware
9 63 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 61 (23.74%) ITIL
11 60 (23.35%) PowerShell
12 56 (21.79%) Windows 10
13 53 (20.62%) MS Office
14 50 (19.46%) SCOM
15 49 (19.07%) SC Cleared
15 49 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 49 (19.07%) DNS
16 46 (17.90%) DHCP
16 46 (17.90%) Office 365
17 45 (17.51%) Hyper-V
18 42 (16.34%) Citrix
19 40 (15.56%) Microsoft App-V
20 39 (15.18%) MS Excel
21 35 (13.62%) Migration
22 31 (12.06%) Windows Server 2003
22 31 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
23 28 (10.89%) TCP/IP
24 25 (9.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
24 25 (9.73%) XenApp
25 24 (9.34%) Windows 8

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (9.34%) MS Exchange
1 24 (9.34%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.61%) Skype for Business
3 10 (3.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.11%) IIS
4 8 (3.11%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.17%) Documentum
7 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (20.62%) MS Office
2 39 (15.18%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (17.90%) Office 365
2 31 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (4.28%) IaaS
5 3 (1.17%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.17%) SaaS
6 2 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.78%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.78%) PaaS
7 1 (0.39%) G Suite
7 1 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.07%) DNS
2 46 (17.90%) DHCP
3 28 (10.89%) TCP/IP
4 15 (5.84%) SSL
5 14 (5.45%) SNMP
6 13 (5.06%) SAN
7 12 (4.67%) Kerberos
7 12 (4.67%) LDAP
8 11 (4.28%) VPN
9 10 (3.89%) LAN
9 10 (3.89%) WAN
10 8 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (2.72%) ATM
11 7 (2.72%) Skype
12 6 (2.33%) Unified Communications
13 4 (1.56%) Internet
13 4 (1.56%) Wireless
14 3 (1.17%) iSCSI
14 3 (1.17%) VLAN
14 3 (1.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.72%) DB2
5 6 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.95%) MySQL
7 4 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.78%) SSDT
10 1 (0.39%) GIS
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (5.45%) MSI
2 6 (2.33%) AdminStudio
3 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.78%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.78%) NuGet
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.78%) Subversion
5 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.78%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 18 (7.00%) Finance
2 9 (3.50%) Back Office
3 7 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.33%) Advertising
5 5 (1.95%) Banking
5 5 (1.95%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.95%) Law
5 5 (1.95%) Retail
6 4 (1.56%) Legal
7 3 (1.17%) Publishing
8 2 (0.78%) Local Government
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (12.06%) Analyst
2 27 (10.51%) Support Engineer
3 24 (9.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (8.56%) Desktop Support
5 18 (7.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 17 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (6.23%) Desktop Engineer
8 14 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (5.06%) Architect
10 12 (4.67%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.28%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 11 (4.28%) Consultant
11 11 (4.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 11 (4.28%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.89%) Applications Packager
13 9 (3.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 9 (3.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 9 (3.50%) Build Engineer
13 9 (3.50%) SCCM Engineer
13 9 (3.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.95%) Web Services
2 4 (1.56%) XML
3 3 (1.17%) .NET
3 3 (1.17%) HTML
4 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.39%) CSS
4 1 (0.39%) jQuery
4 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.61%) PKI
2 15 (5.84%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.45%) BYOD
3 14 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.67%) Device Driver
5 10 (3.89%) Blackberry
5 10 (3.89%) Fat Client
5 10 (3.89%) Thin Client
6 9 (3.50%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.72%) Clustering
7 7 (2.72%) iPad
7 7 (2.72%) iPhone
8 6 (2.33%) Mainframe
8 6 (2.33%) Smartphone
8 6 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.95%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 203 (78.99%) Windows
2 101 (39.30%) Windows Server
3 97 (37.74%) Windows 7
4 72 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (21.79%) Windows 10
7 31 (12.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (9.34%) Linux
8 24 (9.34%) Windows 8
9 15 (5.84%) Windows XP
10 11 (4.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.89%) Android
11 10 (3.89%) Apple iOS
11 10 (3.89%) Mac OS X
12 9 (3.50%) Unix
12 9 (3.50%) Windows Vista
13 8 (3.11%) CentOS
14 7 (2.72%) Solaris
15 6 (2.33%) Windows CE
15 6 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.74%) ITIL
2 35 (13.62%) Migration
3 21 (8.17%) Patch Management
4 19 (7.39%) Problem Management
5 18 (7.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 15 (5.84%) Service Design
6 15 (5.84%) Software Deployment
7 14 (5.45%) Software Delivery
8 13 (5.06%) Incident Management
8 13 (5.06%) Validation
9 12 (4.67%) Application Virtualisation
9 12 (4.67%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.89%) Server Building
11 9 (3.50%) Email Filtering
11 9 (3.50%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (3.11%) Application Packaging
12 8 (3.11%) Capacity Management
12 8 (3.11%) ITIL V2
12 8 (3.11%) ITIL V3
12 8 (3.11%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 60 (23.35%) PowerShell
2 23 (8.95%) SQL
3 17 (6.61%) VBScript
4 7 (2.72%) VB
5 4 (1.56%) Python
6 3 (1.17%) C#
6 3 (1.17%) Java
7 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.78%) C++
7 2 (0.78%) C++/CLI
7 2 (0.78%) Perl
7 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (26.46%) Security Cleared
2 49 (19.07%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (7.00%) DV Cleared
5 11 (4.28%) MCSE
6 9 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.72%) MCP
8 6 (2.33%) Degree
8 6 (2.33%) MCITP
9 5 (1.95%) DBS Check
9 5 (1.95%) MCSA
10 4 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.78%) RHCE
11 2 (0.78%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.39%) CCA
12 1 (0.39%) CCIE
12 1 (0.39%) CCNA
12 1 (0.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.89%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 172 (66.93%) Active Directory
2 49 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (17.51%) Hyper-V
4 40 (15.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 25 (9.73%) XenApp
6 23 (8.95%) XenDesktop
7 17 (6.61%) Firmware
8 16 (6.23%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (6.23%) vSphere
9 13 (5.06%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (3.50%) BitLocker
11 8 (3.11%) Docker
11 8 (3.11%) vCloud
12 7 (2.72%) VMware ESX
12 7 (2.72%) XenServer
13 2 (0.78%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.78%) UAG
14 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 50 (19.46%) SCOM
2 25 (9.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (5.45%) WSUS
4 11 (4.28%) Puppet
5 8 (3.11%) AirWatch
5 8 (3.11%) NetBackup
5 8 (3.11%) vRealize
6 7 (2.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (2.33%) BladeLogic
7 6 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (1.95%) AppDNA
8 5 (1.95%) EdgeSight
9 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.17%) Sysprep
10 2 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.78%) OpenView
10 2 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 147 (57.20%) Microsoft
2 66 (25.68%) VMware
3 42 (16.34%) Citrix
4 23 (8.95%) HP
5 13 (5.06%) Oracle
6 12 (4.67%) Dell
7 11 (4.28%) AppSense
7 11 (4.28%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.89%) Symantec
9 8 (3.11%) CA
9 8 (3.11%) EMC
9 8 (3.11%) Wyse
10 7 (2.72%) Altiris
10 7 (2.72%) Cisco
10 7 (2.72%) Intel Security
10 7 (2.72%) ServiceNow
11 6 (2.33%) Apple
11 6 (2.33%) NetApp
12 5 (1.95%) Remedy
13 4 (1.56%) Veritas
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