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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 66 65 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.92% 1.00% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.61% 16.28% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Median daily rate £253 £157 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.34% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.00 £16.06
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +24.57%

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
132 43 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.06% 6.14% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 28 45
Median daily rate £340 £350 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £160 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +55.55%

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 22 February 2017.

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -5 14 £253 +61.34% 2
SCCM
North East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
1 43 (72.88%) Security Cleared
2 38 (64.41%) Windows
3 36 (61.02%) Microsoft
3 36 (61.02%) SC Cleared
4 33 (55.93%) DNS
5 29 (49.15%) DHCP
5 29 (49.15%) ITIL
6 28 (47.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 26 (44.07%) Windows Server
8 25 (42.37%) Windows 7
9 23 (38.98%) Virtual Environments
10 22 (37.29%) Software Delivery
11 21 (35.59%) XenApp
12 20 (33.90%) VMware
12 20 (33.90%) SQL
13 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
14 17 (28.81%) Citrix
14 17 (28.81%) AppSense
15 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
16 15 (25.42%) PowerShell
17 14 (23.73%) Software Distribution
17 14 (23.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 13 (22.03%) Migration
18 13 (22.03%) HP SiteScope
18 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
19 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
19 10 (16.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
20 9 (15.25%) HTTP

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 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.69%) PowerExchange
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (55.93%) DNS
2 29 (49.15%) DHCP
3 16 (27.12%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.25%) HTTP
4 9 (15.25%) HTTPS
5 6 (10.17%) 3G
5 6 (10.17%) SMS
5 6 (10.17%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (8.47%) Firewall
6 5 (8.47%) iSCSI
6 5 (8.47%) NAS
6 5 (8.47%) SAN
7 2 (3.39%) SNMP
7 2 (3.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.69%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.69%) MSI
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Support Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Migration Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Desktop Support
4 8 (13.56%) SCCM Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 2 (3.39%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Software Design Engineer
11 1 (1.69%) Citrix Specialist
11 1 (1.69%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.17%) Fat Client
2 6 (10.17%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (64.41%) Windows
2 26 (44.07%) Windows Server
3 25 (42.37%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) ITIL
2 23 (38.98%) Virtual Environments
3 22 (37.29%) Software Delivery
4 14 (23.73%) Software Distribution
5 13 (22.03%) Migration
6 7 (11.86%) Service Design
7 5 (8.47%) Analytics
7 5 (8.47%) ITSM
8 4 (6.78%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 3 (5.08%) OO
10 2 (3.39%) Personalization
11 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.69%) Application Packaging
11 1 (1.69%) Change Data Capture
11 1 (1.69%) DevOps
11 1 (1.69%) High Availability
11 1 (1.69%) Open Source
11 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
11 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) SQL
2 15 (25.42%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.39%) VB
4 2 (3.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (72.88%) Security Cleared
2 36 (61.02%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (8.47%) Degree
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.39%) MCP
6 2 (3.39%) MCTS
7 1 (1.69%) OCA
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
2 28 (47.46%) Microsoft App-V
3 21 (35.59%) XenApp
4 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
6 7 (11.86%) XenDesktop
6 7 (11.86%) XenServer
7 2 (3.39%) Firmware
8 1 (1.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (22.03%) HP SiteScope
3 10 (16.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (8.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 4 (6.78%) WSUS
6 1 (1.69%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 36 (61.02%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.90%) VMware
3 17 (28.81%) AppSense
3 17 (28.81%) Citrix
4 7 (11.86%) HP
5 4 (6.78%) CA
5 4 (6.78%) Symantec
6 3 (5.08%) ThinPrint
7 1 (1.69%) Informatica
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat