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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 107 88 71
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Contract jobs citing SCCM 37 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 1.25% 2.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.21% 23.62% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 13
Median daily rate £350 £308 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £100 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
- +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Median hourly rate £18.75 £14.14 £11.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.64% +23.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £11.53 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £16.50 £14.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%
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 West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
303 127 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.62% 5.27% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 71 51
Median daily rate £400 £345 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £485 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 15
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.14 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £29.65 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 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
Birmingham -8 15 £380 +26.58% 4
Shropshire -29 6 £450 -
Worcestershire +1 4 £240 -
Solihull - 3 - -
Warwickshire +1 2 £250 -
Staffordshire -5 2 £110 -
Coventry -12 2 £320 +3.22%
West Bromwich - 2 £335 -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
SCCM
England

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 52 (78.79%) Windows
2 44 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
4 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (37.88%) Windows Server
6 22 (33.33%) Citrix
7 20 (30.30%) VMware
7 20 (30.30%) Windows 10
8 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
9 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (21.21%) DNS
10 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (21.21%) SCOM
11 13 (19.70%) XenApp
12 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
12 12 (18.18%) HP
13 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
14 10 (15.15%) Windows 8
14 10 (15.15%) SAN
14 10 (15.15%) Migration
15 9 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (13.64%) SQL
15 9 (13.64%) MS Office
15 9 (13.64%) XenDesktop
16 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
16 8 (12.12%) Office 365

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 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) IIS
3 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Office
2 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (12.12%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) DNS
2 10 (15.15%) SAN
3 7 (10.61%) DHCP
4 6 (9.09%) Firewall
4 6 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (7.58%) NAS
5 5 (7.58%) VPN
6 4 (6.06%) LAN
6 4 (6.06%) SSL
6 4 (6.06%) VLAN
7 3 (4.55%) Internet
7 3 (4.55%) WAN
8 2 (3.03%) Intranet
9 1 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.52%) MPLS
9 1 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (1.52%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MSI
2 1 (1.52%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.52%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Legal
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Support Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (13.64%) Consultant
3 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Administrator
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) SCCM Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.58%) Test Manager
6 5 (7.58%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Support
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) SCCM Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) VMware Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.06%) PDA
2 4 (6.06%) Replication
2 4 (6.06%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) CMDB
4 1 (1.52%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Informatics
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (78.79%) Windows
2 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (37.88%) Windows Server
4 20 (30.30%) Windows 10
5 17 (25.76%) Windows 7
6 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (15.15%) Windows 8
8 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
9 7 (10.61%) Linux
10 2 (3.03%) Android
10 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) Migration
2 6 (9.09%) ITIL
2 6 (9.09%) Project Management
3 4 (6.06%) Patch Management
4 3 (4.55%) Line Management
4 3 (4.55%) Presales
4 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.03%) Change Control
5 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.03%) Test Management
5 2 (3.03%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.52%) ERP
6 1 (1.52%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.52%) Service Management
6 1 (1.52%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.06%) LPIC
5 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.52%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) ISEB
5 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 44 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) XenApp
4 9 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (13.64%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.58%) XenServer
6 4 (6.06%) Firmware
6 4 (6.06%) VMware Server
6 4 (6.06%) vSphere
7 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.52%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (21.21%) SCOM
2 5 (7.58%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.06%) WSUS
4 3 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.52%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.52%) Puppet
5 1 (1.52%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.52%) SCSM
5 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.52%) Simpana
5 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
2 22 (33.33%) Citrix
3 20 (30.30%) VMware
4 12 (18.18%) HP
5 8 (12.12%) Dell
6 6 (9.09%) NetApp
7 5 (7.58%) IBM
7 5 (7.58%) Sophos
8 4 (6.06%) Intel Security
8 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.55%) Cisco
9 3 (4.55%) EMC
10 2 (3.03%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.52%) Canon
11 1 (1.52%) Finjan
11 1 (1.52%) Lotus
11 1 (1.52%) Nortel
11 1 (1.52%) Panasonic
11 1 (1.52%) Symantec
11 1 (1.52%) Virgin Media
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