The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 55 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing SCCM 65 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.98% 0.97% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.12% 7.37% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 3 0
Median daily rate £246 £190 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.60% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £289
% change year-on-year
- +8.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Median hourly rate £30.75 £12.36 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.88% -23.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
SCCM
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Systems Management Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
323 95 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 24.77% 13.14% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 58 36
Median daily rate £280 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £490 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 10 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £23.50 £24.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% -3.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £12.36 £17.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.45 £30.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.07 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+35.24% +9.46%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

SCCM Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 65 £246 +29.60%
SCCM
North East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 95 (89.62%) Windows
2 82 (77.36%) Active Directory
2 82 (77.36%) Software Delivery
3 79 (74.53%) XenApp
3 79 (74.53%) Citrix
4 77 (72.64%) DHCP
4 77 (72.64%) DNS
4 77 (72.64%) AppSense
5 75 (70.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 68 (64.15%) Microsoft
7 65 (61.32%) VMware
8 61 (57.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 56 (52.83%) Security Cleared
10 51 (48.11%) XenServer
10 51 (48.11%) XenDesktop
11 45 (42.45%) Windows Server
12 44 (41.51%) SC Cleared
13 42 (39.62%) Windows 7
14 37 (34.91%) Computer Science
14 37 (34.91%) Degree
14 37 (34.91%) BPSS Clearance
15 36 (33.96%) Disclosure Scotland
15 36 (33.96%) ITIL
16 30 (28.30%) MS Exchange
16 30 (28.30%) Hyper-V
17 29 (27.36%) Skype for Business
17 29 (27.36%) Exchange Server 2010
18 27 (25.47%) Operational Acceptance Testing
18 27 (25.47%) SQL
19 26 (24.53%) VBScript

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 30 (28.30%) MS Exchange
2 29 (27.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (27.36%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.77%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (72.64%) DHCP
1 77 (72.64%) DNS
2 22 (20.75%) SMS
3 19 (17.92%) 3G
3 19 (17.92%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (5.66%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (3.77%) SNMP
5 4 (3.77%) SSL
5 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.83%) HTTP
6 3 (2.83%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.94%) Firewall
7 1 (0.94%) Internet
7 1 (0.94%) LAN
7 1 (0.94%) NAS
7 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (17.92%) MSI
General
1 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.94%) Banking
2 1 (0.94%) Finance
2 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (21.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 22 (20.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Desktop Support
4 12 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (10.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (6.60%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (5.66%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Consultant
9 3 (2.83%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
10 2 (1.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 2 (1.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 2 (1.89%) Applications Engineer
10 2 (1.89%) Infrastructure Support
10 2 (1.89%) Software Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (34.91%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.87%) Fat Client
2 20 (18.87%) Thin Client
3 10 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.60%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.94%) AS400
6 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 95 (89.62%) Windows
2 45 (42.45%) Windows Server
3 42 (39.62%) Windows 7
4 25 (23.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.60%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.83%) Linux
7 3 (2.83%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.83%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.89%) Unix
9 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.94%) HPUX
9 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (77.36%) Software Delivery
2 36 (33.96%) ITIL
3 27 (25.47%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 23 (21.70%) Software Distribution
5 6 (5.66%) Escalation Management
5 6 (5.66%) Incident Management
5 6 (5.66%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.72%) Analytics
6 5 (4.72%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (3.77%) Application Packaging
7 4 (3.77%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (3.77%) Migration
7 4 (3.77%) Workflow
8 3 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.83%) Software Deployment
8 3 (2.83%) Unit Testing
9 2 (1.89%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.89%) Project Management
9 2 (1.89%) Service Delivery
10 1 (0.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.47%) SQL
2 26 (24.53%) PowerShell
2 26 (24.53%) VBScript
3 23 (21.70%) T-SQL
3 23 (21.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (52.83%) Security Cleared
2 44 (41.51%) SC Cleared
3 37 (34.91%) BPSS Clearance
3 37 (34.91%) Degree
4 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.83%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.83%) MCSA
6 2 (1.89%) MCP
7 1 (0.94%) CCNA
7 1 (0.94%) CCNP
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.94%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.94%) MCSE
7 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (33.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (6.60%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (77.36%) Active Directory
2 79 (74.53%) XenApp
3 75 (70.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 51 (48.11%) XenDesktop
4 51 (48.11%) XenServer
5 30 (28.30%) Hyper-V
6 10 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.94%) Firmware
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 61 (57.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 13 (12.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.83%) WSUS
4 1 (0.94%) OpenView
Vendors
1 79 (74.53%) Citrix
2 77 (72.64%) AppSense
3 68 (64.15%) Microsoft
4 65 (61.32%) VMware
5 15 (14.15%) ThinPrint
6 7 (6.60%) Altiris
7 6 (5.66%) HP
8 3 (2.83%) SAP
9 1 (0.94%) Apple
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle
9 1 (0.94%) Symantec
9 1 (0.94%) Wall Street Systems