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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 59 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing SCCM 28 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.48% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.06% 6.00% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
Median daily rate £200 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 £16.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -1.31%

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
155 50 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.28% 7.26% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 33 39
Median daily rate £340 £295 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -12.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £585 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.85 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

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 20 January 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
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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 +2 28 £200 +33.11% 1
SCCM
North East

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 41 (70.69%) Security Cleared
3 37 (63.79%) Windows
4 36 (62.07%) SC Cleared
5 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
6 32 (55.17%) DNS
7 29 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 28 (48.28%) DHCP
9 27 (46.55%) ITIL
10 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
11 24 (41.38%) Windows 7
12 23 (39.66%) Software Delivery
13 22 (37.93%) XenApp
14 21 (36.21%) Virtual Environments
15 20 (34.48%) VMware
16 19 (32.76%) SQL
17 18 (31.03%) Citrix
17 18 (31.03%) AppSense
18 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
19 15 (25.86%) Software Distribution
20 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
20 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
20 14 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
21 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
22 11 (18.97%) HP SiteScope
22 11 (18.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
22 11 (18.97%) Migration
23 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
23 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
24 9 (15.52%) 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 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.90%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.72%) PowerExchange
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) IaaS
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (55.17%) DNS
2 28 (48.28%) DHCP
3 14 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (15.52%) HTTP
4 9 (15.52%) HTTPS
5 6 (10.34%) 3G
5 6 (10.34%) SMS
5 6 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (8.62%) Firewall
6 5 (8.62%) iSCSI
6 5 (8.62%) NAS
6 5 (8.62%) SAN
7 2 (3.45%) SNMP
7 2 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.72%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MSI
2 1 (1.72%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Migration Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Desktop Support
4 8 (13.79%) SCCM Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 2 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Software Design Engineer
11 1 (1.72%) Citrix Specialist
11 1 (1.72%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.34%) Fat Client
2 6 (10.34%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (63.79%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
3 24 (41.38%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
5 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) ITIL
2 23 (39.66%) Software Delivery
3 21 (36.21%) Virtual Environments
4 15 (25.86%) Software Distribution
5 11 (18.97%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) Service Design
7 5 (8.62%) Analytics
7 5 (8.62%) ITSM
8 4 (6.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 3 (5.17%) OO
10 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.72%) Application Packaging
10 1 (1.72%) Change Data Capture
10 1 (1.72%) Change Management
10 1 (1.72%) DevOps
10 1 (1.72%) ETL
10 1 (1.72%) High Availability
10 1 (1.72%) Open Source
10 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) SQL
2 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.17%) VB
4 3 (5.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (70.69%) Security Cleared
2 36 (62.07%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (8.62%) Degree
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.45%) MCP
6 2 (3.45%) MCTS
7 1 (1.72%) OCA
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 29 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 22 (37.93%) XenApp
4 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
6 8 (13.79%) XenDesktop
6 8 (13.79%) XenServer
7 2 (3.45%) Firmware
8 1 (1.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (18.97%) HP SiteScope
2 11 (18.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (8.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 4 (6.90%) WSUS
5 1 (1.72%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 20 (34.48%) VMware
3 18 (31.03%) AppSense
3 18 (31.03%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) HP
5 4 (6.90%) CA
5 4 (6.90%) Symantec
6 3 (5.17%) ThinPrint
7 1 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat