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 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 72 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 78 50 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.56% 1.56% 1.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.64% 21.01% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 22
Median daily rate £375 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £152 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £562 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
- +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £11.42 £21.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.64% +55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+15.49% +18.33%
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
330 238 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.84% 7.42% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 135 151
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 8
Median hourly rate £25.71 £21.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.27 £19.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.14 £43.43 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +2 21 £513 +105.00%
Wiltshire -4 18 £450 - 3
Gloucestershire +1 12 £338 -18.67% 4
Dorset +4 10 £255 -32.00%
Somerset +20 8 £225 -33.33% 3
Devon +11 3 £205 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 127 (87.59%) Windows
2 80 (55.17%) Active Directory
3 62 (42.76%) Windows 7
4 61 (42.07%) Microsoft
5 47 (32.41%) VMware
6 38 (26.21%) PowerShell
7 37 (25.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (24.14%) Security Cleared
9 34 (23.45%) Windows Server
10 33 (22.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (22.07%) SQL
12 29 (20.00%) Windows 10
13 27 (18.62%) Migration
14 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
14 26 (17.93%) Office 365
15 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (15.86%) MS Office
16 23 (15.86%) MS Exchange
17 22 (15.17%) Finance
17 22 (15.17%) SCOM
18 21 (14.48%) Citrix
19 20 (13.79%) Linux
19 20 (13.79%) ITIL
20 19 (13.10%) MS Excel
20 19 (13.10%) XenApp
21 18 (12.41%) Hyper-V
22 17 (11.72%) SharePoint
22 17 (11.72%) Microsoft App-V
23 16 (11.03%) WAN
23 16 (11.03%) LAN

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 23 (15.86%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.72%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.34%) Skype for Business
4 9 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.45%) Mule
7 2 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.69%) IIS
8 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (15.86%) MS Office
2 19 (13.10%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.93%) Office 365
2 15 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.38%) IaaS
4 2 (1.38%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.38%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.69%) PaaS
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
5 1 (0.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.03%) LAN
1 16 (11.03%) WAN
2 15 (10.34%) DNS
2 15 (10.34%) SAN
3 14 (9.66%) DHCP
4 12 (8.28%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (5.52%) Firewall
5 8 (5.52%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.52%) VPN
6 7 (4.83%) Skype
6 7 (4.83%) Wireless
7 5 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.76%) VoIP
9 3 (2.07%) Internet
9 3 (2.07%) Network Security
9 3 (2.07%) VLAN
10 2 (1.38%) DSL
10 2 (1.38%) WebEx
11 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.59%) Ingres
2 11 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (7.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.83%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.14%) MySQL
6 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MSI
2 5 (3.45%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 22 (15.17%) Finance
2 5 (3.45%) Military
3 4 (2.76%) Law
4 3 (2.07%) Banking
4 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Electronics
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
6 1 (0.69%) Local Government
6 1 (0.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (18.62%) Architect
2 17 (11.72%) Support Engineer
3 16 (11.03%) Consultant
4 15 (10.34%) Analyst
5 14 (9.66%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (8.28%) Administrator
6 12 (8.28%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (7.59%) DBA
7 11 (7.59%) Desktop Support
8 10 (6.90%) SQL DBA
8 10 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Desktop Engineer
10 8 (5.52%) Technical Architect
11 7 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.83%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (4.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) VMware Engineer
12 6 (4.14%) Citrix Consultant
12 6 (4.14%) Rollout Engineer
12 6 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.97%) Clustering
2 12 (8.28%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.52%) Fat Client
3 8 (5.52%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.38%) PKI
6 2 (1.38%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) Replication
7 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 127 (87.59%) Windows
2 62 (42.76%) Windows 7
3 34 (23.45%) Windows Server
4 33 (22.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 24 (16.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (13.79%) Linux
8 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (7.59%) Unix
10 6 (4.14%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.14%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.76%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.62%) Migration
2 20 (13.79%) ITIL
3 13 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (7.59%) SQL Optimisation
5 10 (6.90%) Server Patching
6 9 (6.21%) Service Management
7 8 (5.52%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (4.83%) Application Packaging
8 7 (4.83%) Data Management
8 7 (4.83%) Software Deployment
9 6 (4.14%) Application Virtualisation
9 6 (4.14%) DevOps
10 5 (3.45%) Network Design
10 5 (3.45%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.76%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.76%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (2.76%) ITIL V3
11 4 (2.76%) Release Management
11 4 (2.76%) Software Distribution
12 3 (2.07%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.21%) PowerShell
2 32 (22.07%) SQL
3 12 (8.28%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.83%) VBScript
5 4 (2.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.03%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.21%) DV Cleared
5 7 (4.83%) CISSP
6 6 (4.14%) MCSE
7 5 (3.45%) MCP
8 4 (2.76%) CCNA
8 4 (2.76%) CCNP
8 4 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.76%) MCDST
9 2 (1.38%) CCDA
9 2 (1.38%) Degree
9 2 (1.38%) ISEB
9 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.69%) MCITP
10 1 (0.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.69%) QA
1 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 37 (25.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (13.10%) XenApp
4 18 (12.41%) Hyper-V
5 17 (11.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (11.03%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (11.03%) vSphere
7 14 (9.66%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.14%) VMware ESX
9 5 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (1.38%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.38%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.69%) Firmware
11 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (15.17%) SCOM
2 13 (8.97%) WSUS
3 11 (7.59%) Failover Clustering
4 8 (5.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 6 (4.14%) Ansible
5 6 (4.14%) Puppet
5 6 (4.14%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (2.76%) SCSM
7 3 (2.07%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.38%) DameWare
8 2 (1.38%) Netcool
8 2 (1.38%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.38%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.38%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.38%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.69%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.69%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 61 (42.07%) Microsoft
2 47 (32.41%) VMware
3 21 (14.48%) Citrix
4 12 (8.28%) Cisco
5 11 (7.59%) AppSense
6 8 (5.52%) HP
7 6 (4.14%) Google
7 6 (4.14%) Intel Security
8 5 (3.45%) Palo Alto
9 4 (2.76%) Remedy
9 4 (2.76%) Wyse
10 3 (2.07%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.07%) EMC
11 2 (1.38%) Apple
11 2 (1.38%) BMC
11 2 (1.38%) CA
11 2 (1.38%) Dell
11 2 (1.38%) Juniper
11 2 (1.38%) Oracle
11 2 (1.38%) SAP
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