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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 70 86 120
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +34
Contract jobs citing SCCM 72 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.45% 1.63% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.03% 24.40% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 17
Median daily rate £325 £285 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £233 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £408 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 0
Median hourly rate £13.39 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £18.68
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -9.93%
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
248 209 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.44% 6.68% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 117 108
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 29 2
Median hourly rate £15.36 £20.19 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.92% -15.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -10.28%

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 29 May 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 29 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
Bristol +10 25 £325 +16.07% 6
Wiltshire -6 14 £513 +66.66% 1
Dorset +1 10 £280 -
Gloucestershire +3 9 £375 -9.63% 2
Devon - 6 £188 - 2
Somerset +7 2 - -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 West region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 123 (90.44%) Windows
2 69 (50.74%) Active Directory
3 66 (48.53%) Microsoft
4 56 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 44 (32.35%) VMware
6 33 (24.26%) SQL
6 33 (24.26%) Security Cleared
6 33 (24.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (24.26%) PowerShell
7 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 30 (22.06%) Windows Server
9 29 (21.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (19.12%) Finance
11 25 (18.38%) Citrix
11 25 (18.38%) XenApp
12 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (15.44%) Migration
14 20 (14.71%) MS Office
14 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
15 19 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (13.97%) Office 365
15 19 (13.97%) MS Excel
16 18 (13.24%) ITIL
16 18 (13.24%) Windows 10
17 17 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
17 17 (12.50%) XenDesktop
18 16 (11.76%) vSphere
18 16 (11.76%) MS Exchange
19 15 (11.03%) SharePoint
19 15 (11.03%) Linux

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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.03%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.03%) Skype for Business
3 11 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.41%) IIS
5 5 (3.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.74%) Mule
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (14.71%) MS Office
2 19 (13.97%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (13.97%) Office 365
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.47%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) DNS
2 11 (8.09%) SAN
3 10 (7.35%) DHCP
3 10 (7.35%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (5.15%) Firewall
4 7 (5.15%) LAN
4 7 (5.15%) VPN
5 6 (4.41%) Internet
5 6 (4.41%) Skype
5 6 (4.41%) WAN
6 3 (2.21%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.21%) VLAN
6 3 (2.21%) Wireless
7 2 (1.47%) DSL
7 2 (1.47%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.47%) Network Security
7 2 (1.47%) VoIP
7 2 (1.47%) WebEx
8 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (8.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (7.35%) Ingres
4 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.41%) MySQL
5 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) InstallShield
1 2 (1.47%) MSI
1 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.74%) AdminStudio
General
1 26 (19.12%) Finance
2 4 (2.94%) Law
3 3 (2.21%) Back Office
4 2 (1.47%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Local Government
5 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (12.50%) Analyst
2 16 (11.76%) Architect
3 14 (10.29%) Support Engineer
4 13 (9.56%) DBA
5 12 (8.82%) Consultant
5 12 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Desktop Support
5 12 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
6 9 (6.62%) SQL DBA
6 9 (6.62%) VMware Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (5.15%) Administrator
9 6 (4.41%) Citrix Consultant
9 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.94%) .NET
2 3 (2.21%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Clustering
2 12 (8.82%) Fat Client
2 12 (8.82%) Thin Client
3 9 (6.62%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.21%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.47%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.47%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.47%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.47%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.74%) NHS
8 1 (0.74%) Replication
8 1 (0.74%) Statistics
8 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 123 (90.44%) Windows
2 56 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 30 (22.06%) Windows Server
4 29 (21.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (13.24%) Windows 10
7 15 (11.03%) Linux
8 12 (8.82%) Unix
9 9 (6.62%) Windows 8
10 8 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (4.41%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.44%) Migration
2 18 (13.24%) ITIL
3 13 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (7.35%) SQL Optimisation
5 9 (6.62%) Server Patching
6 8 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (5.15%) ITIL V3
8 6 (4.41%) Application Virtualisation
8 6 (4.41%) Data Management
8 6 (4.41%) Patch Management
9 5 (3.68%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.68%) Service Management
10 4 (2.94%) Application Packaging
10 4 (2.94%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.21%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.21%) Capacity Management
11 3 (2.21%) Network Design
11 3 (2.21%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.21%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.21%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.26%) PowerShell
1 33 (24.26%) SQL
2 11 (8.09%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.21%) C#
3 3 (2.21%) VB
4 2 (1.47%) VBScript
5 1 (0.74%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (24.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.03%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 7 (5.15%) MCP
6 6 (4.41%) MCDST
6 6 (4.41%) MCSE
7 5 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.21%) CISSP
9 2 (1.47%) Degree
9 2 (1.47%) ISEB
9 2 (1.47%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.74%) MCITP
10 1 (0.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 69 (50.74%) Active Directory
2 33 (24.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (18.38%) XenApp
4 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
5 17 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 16 (11.76%) vSphere
7 8 (5.88%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.47%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (10.29%) SCOM
2 12 (8.82%) WSUS
3 6 (4.41%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.47%) Ansible
5 2 (1.47%) DameWare
5 2 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.47%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.47%) Puppet
5 2 (1.47%) SCSM
5 2 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.74%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (48.53%) Microsoft
2 44 (32.35%) VMware
3 25 (18.38%) Citrix
4 15 (11.03%) AppSense
5 8 (5.88%) HP
5 8 (5.88%) Remedy
5 8 (5.88%) Wyse
6 7 (5.15%) Cisco
7 6 (4.41%) CA
8 5 (3.68%) Apple
8 5 (3.68%) BMC
8 5 (3.68%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.68%) Intel Security
9 4 (2.94%) Dell
9 4 (2.94%) Polycom
10 3 (2.21%) NetApp
11 2 (1.47%) Google
11 2 (1.47%) Juniper
11 2 (1.47%) Symantec
12 1 (0.74%) Altiris
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