The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 103 122 70
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -52
Contract jobs citing SCCM 37 29 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.37% 0.91% 2.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.74% 13.88% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 38
Median daily rate £300 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £173 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £303 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -27.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.78 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -9.09%
SCCM
England

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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
221 209 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.15% 6.55% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 137 147
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £41.50 £26.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.09% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £17.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.50 £38.25 £34.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
- -25.92%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 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
Bristol +17 17 £254 -35.55% 5
Wiltshire -11 7 £325 -7.27%
Gloucestershire +2 4 £278 -17.77%
Devon - 4 £175 - 1
Somerset - 2 £425 - 4
Dorset -4 1 - - 1
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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 South West region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 86 (85.15%) Windows
2 67 (66.34%) Active Directory
3 47 (46.53%) Windows 7
4 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
5 33 (32.67%) VMware
6 29 (28.71%) Windows 10
7 28 (27.72%) MS Office
8 25 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (24.75%) Windows Server
9 23 (22.77%) Office 365
10 21 (20.79%) MS Excel
11 19 (18.81%) PowerShell
12 16 (15.84%) MS Exchange
12 16 (15.84%) LAN
12 16 (15.84%) WAN
12 16 (15.84%) Citrix
12 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
12 16 (15.84%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (13.86%) ITIL
14 14 (13.86%) Migration
14 14 (13.86%) Microsoft App-V
15 13 (12.87%) SQL
15 13 (12.87%) Cisco
16 12 (11.88%) DNS
16 12 (11.88%) Linux
17 11 (10.89%) VPN
17 11 (10.89%) XenApp

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (15.84%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.90%) Skype for Business
3 9 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.96%) Mule
6 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (27.72%) MS Office
2 21 (20.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (22.77%) Office 365
2 16 (15.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.98%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.99%) IaaS
5 1 (0.99%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.99%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.99%) PaaS
5 1 (0.99%) SaaS
5 1 (0.99%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.84%) LAN
1 16 (15.84%) WAN
2 12 (11.88%) DNS
3 11 (10.89%) VPN
4 10 (9.90%) DHCP
5 9 (8.91%) SAN
6 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.93%) Firewall
8 5 (4.95%) VoIP
8 5 (4.95%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.96%) Wireless
10 3 (2.97%) Internet
10 3 (2.97%) Skype
11 1 (0.99%) Network Security
11 1 (0.99%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.99%) SNMP
11 1 (0.99%) VLAN
11 1 (0.99%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.95%) Ingres
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) MSI
2 4 (3.96%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.92%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Military
3 3 (2.97%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Analyst
2 16 (15.84%) Support Engineer
3 13 (12.87%) Desktop Support
4 12 (11.88%) Architect
4 12 (11.88%) Consultant
5 10 (9.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (9.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (8.91%) Administrator
7 8 (7.92%) Support Analyst
7 8 (7.92%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 7 (6.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) SCCM Administrator
9 6 (5.94%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.99%) .NET
2 1 (0.99%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) Fat Client
2 6 (5.94%) Thin Client
3 5 (4.95%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.95%) Clustering
3 5 (4.95%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.96%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.98%) PKI
6 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (85.15%) Windows
2 47 (46.53%) Windows 7
3 29 (28.71%) Windows 10
4 25 (24.75%) Windows Server
5 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (11.88%) Linux
8 8 (7.92%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.95%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.95%) Unix
10 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.97%) Android
11 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.99%) CentOS
12 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.86%) ITIL
1 14 (13.86%) Migration
2 10 (9.90%) Application Packaging
2 10 (9.90%) Application Virtualisation
2 10 (9.90%) Software Deployment
3 8 (7.92%) Incident Management
4 7 (6.93%) Release Management
5 6 (5.94%) Service Management
6 5 (4.95%) Data Encryption
6 5 (4.95%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.95%) SQL Optimisation
6 5 (4.95%) Time Management
7 4 (3.96%) DevOps
7 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (3.96%) Server Patching
8 3 (2.97%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.97%) Change Management
9 2 (1.98%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.98%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.98%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.87%) SQL
3 9 (8.91%) VBScript
4 7 (6.93%) VB
5 5 (4.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.94%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.95%) CCNA
4 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.96%) CCNP
5 4 (3.96%) CISSP
6 2 (1.98%) CCDA
6 2 (1.98%) Degree
6 2 (1.98%) MCITP
6 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.99%) ISEB
7 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.99%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (66.34%) Active Directory
2 25 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (10.89%) XenApp
5 8 (7.92%) XenDesktop
6 7 (6.93%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (3.96%) BitLocker
8 4 (3.96%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (2.97%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.98%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.98%) vSphere
11 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Intune
1 9 (8.91%) SCOM
2 7 (6.93%) WSUS
3 5 (4.95%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (3.96%) Ansible
4 4 (3.96%) Puppet
4 4 (3.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.98%) Netcool
5 2 (1.98%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.99%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.99%) DameWare
6 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.99%) Nagios
6 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.99%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.99%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.99%) SCSM
6 1 (0.99%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 43 (42.57%) Microsoft
2 33 (32.67%) VMware
3 16 (15.84%) Citrix
4 13 (12.87%) Cisco
5 7 (6.93%) AppSense
6 6 (5.94%) Wyse
7 5 (4.95%) Symantec
8 4 (3.96%) Google
8 4 (3.96%) HP
8 4 (3.96%) Palo Alto
9 3 (2.97%) CA
9 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.97%) Dell
9 3 (2.97%) EMC
9 3 (2.97%) Polycom
9 3 (2.97%) SAP
10 2 (1.98%) IBM
10 2 (1.98%) Mitel
10 2 (1.98%) Nokia
10 2 (1.98%) Samsung
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