Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 20 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 +9
Contract jobs citing SCCM 8 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 5.71% 1.04% 14.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% 16.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Aberdeen median daily rate £325 - £180
10th Percentile £150 - £135
90th Percentile £438 - £247
Scotland median daily rate £350 £300 £245
% change year-on-year +16.67% +22.45% -10.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +21.95% +41.38% -17.14%

SCCM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Aberdeen
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 11.43% 6.25% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 12
Aberdeen median daily rate £375 £295 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.12% +45.68% +35.00%
10th Percentile £150 £266 £140
90th Percentile £456 £322 £466
Scotland median daily rate £413 £328 £330
% change year-on-year +25.95% -0.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Aberdeen median hourly rate £37.50 £40.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.83% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £35.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.06% +91.89% -26.00%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Aberdeen

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCCM in Aberdeen.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Aberdeen

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Aberdeen

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) VB
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (37.50%) Data Management
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (25.00%) WSUS
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Office 365
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Server Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco