The table below looks at the statistics for SCCM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
England / West Midlands
Rank 104 94 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 29 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 1.19% 2.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.87% 20.57% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 16
Median daily rate £287 £255 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.54% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £175 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 15
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.85 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -13.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £16.14 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+16.18% -3.48%

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
138 141 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.85% 5.81% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 46 93
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 22
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

SCCM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCCM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SCCM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCCM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCCM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

SCCM Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SCCM
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SCCM Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 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
Birmingham -16 4 £268 +5.19% 3
Shropshire +18 3 - -
West Bromwich - 3 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £395 - 1
Warwickshire -7 1 - -
Coventry -16 1 £300 +71.42% 2
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 32 (50.79%) Active Directory
3 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.40%) Windows 10
5 15 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 15 (23.81%) Windows Server
5 15 (23.81%) VMware
6 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (20.63%) Skype for Business
7 13 (20.63%) Office 365
7 13 (20.63%) Skype
8 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
9 11 (17.46%) Citrix
10 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
10 10 (15.87%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (12.70%) Apple iOS
12 8 (12.70%) ITIL
13 7 (11.11%) DNS
13 7 (11.11%) MSI
13 7 (11.11%) Android
14 6 (9.52%) Migration
14 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
14 6 (9.52%) Application Packaging
14 6 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 6 (9.52%) DHCP
14 6 (9.52%) SQL

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 13 (20.63%) Skype for Business
2 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.63%) Office 365
2 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) Skype
2 7 (11.11%) DNS
3 6 (9.52%) DHCP
4 5 (7.94%) NAS
4 5 (7.94%) SAN
5 4 (6.35%) Bluetooth
5 4 (6.35%) H.323
5 4 (6.35%) IPv4
5 4 (6.35%) LDAP
5 4 (6.35%) Unified Communications
5 4 (6.35%) VLAN
5 4 (6.35%) WAN
6 2 (3.17%) LAN
7 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.59%) SMS
7 1 (1.59%) WAAS
7 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MSI
2 3 (4.76%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (1.59%) Finance
1 1 (1.59%) Retail
1 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
1 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 5 (7.94%) Applications Packager
2 5 (7.94%) Desktop Support
2 5 (7.94%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) Architect
3 4 (6.35%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) Citrix Support
3 4 (6.35%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) Lync Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (4.76%) Analyst
4 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.35%) PDA
1 4 (6.35%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (6.35%) Virtual Team
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 47 (74.60%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Windows 10
3 15 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.70%) Apple iOS
7 7 (11.11%) Android
8 3 (4.76%) Linux
8 3 (4.76%) Unix
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.17%) AIX
9 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) ITIL
2 6 (9.52%) Application Packaging
2 6 (9.52%) Migration
2 6 (9.52%) Software Deployment
3 4 (6.35%) E-Discovery
3 4 (6.35%) Patch Management
3 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (6.35%) Software Distribution
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Security
4 3 (4.76%) Release Management
4 3 (4.76%) Test Strategy
4 3 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (3.17%) Analytics
5 2 (3.17%) Application Discovery
5 2 (3.17%) Line Management
5 2 (3.17%) Project Management
5 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.17%) Service Design
5 2 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) VB
2 4 (6.35%) VBScript
3 2 (3.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.17%) MCSE
5 1 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (1.59%) MCSA
5 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 32 (50.79%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.87%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (9.52%) XenApp
5 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (6.35%) VMware Server
6 4 (6.35%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.35%) XenServer
7 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.17%) vSphere
8 1 (1.59%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.59%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (6.35%) AirWatch
3 4 (6.35%) WSUS
4 3 (4.76%) BladeLogic
4 3 (4.76%) SCOM
5 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) VMware
3 11 (17.46%) Citrix
4 4 (6.35%) Dell
4 4 (6.35%) HP
4 4 (6.35%) LANDesk
5 3 (4.76%) Altiris
5 3 (4.76%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.17%) Sun
7 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) EMC
7 1 (1.59%) Google
7 1 (1.59%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) Lotus
7 1 (1.59%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.59%) NetApp
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
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