The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 56 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.52% 0.58% 2.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.95% 12.50% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 13
Median daily rate £200 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -13.71%
SCCM
Wales

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 Wales region.

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
39 24 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 8.44% 4.62% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 46
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £155 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cardiff -5 4 - -
Newport +18 1 £200 -
SCCM
Wales

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) ServiceNow
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 5 (26.32%) Software Asset Management
6 5 (26.32%) Software Licensing
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) IT Asset Management
6 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
6 5 (26.32%) Project Governance
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (21.05%) Release Management
7 4 (21.05%) WSUS
7 4 (21.05%) BMC Marimba
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) ITSM
7 4 (21.05%) Service Management
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (21.05%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) IBM
7 4 (21.05%) Remedy
7 4 (21.05%) HP
7 4 (21.05%) BMC
7 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
7 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
7 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
1 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Asset Management Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Software Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Deployment Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Release Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Deskside Support
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Deskside Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Asset Management
2 5 (26.32%) IT Asset Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Project Governance
2 5 (26.32%) Software Asset Management
2 5 (26.32%) Software Licensing
3 4 (21.05%) ITSM
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Release Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) BMC Marimba
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (21.05%) WSUS
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) ServiceNow
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) BMC
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Remedy
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) Adobe
7 1 (5.26%) Apple
7 1 (5.26%) Sun
7 1 (5.26%) Wyse