The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SCSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCSM over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Service Manager (SCSM)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 122 -
Rank change year-on-year +24 -  
Contract jobs citing SCSM 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.042% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.32% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £270 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £330 £520
% change year-on-year +9.84% -36.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - £20.00

SCSM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 152 265 212
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 8.39% 11.24% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 124 115
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £21.33 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.74% +6.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

SCSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SCSM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCSM in Berkshire

SCSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCSM in Berkshire

SCSM
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCSM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Bracknell - 1 £269 - 1
SCSM
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SCSM 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SCSM.

1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall

SCSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support
2 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
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