Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 18 August 2018 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 80 56
Rank change year-on-year +8 -24 +19
Contract jobs citing SCCM 51 29 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.67% 1.69% 3.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.08% 23.20% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 39
Bristol median daily rate £350 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38% +18.18%
10th Percentile £127 £201 £170
90th Percentile £490 £364 £603
South West median daily rate £350 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% - -
South West median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year -30.00% +38.39% +16.59%

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 Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 254 125 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.31% 7.27% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 97 146
Bristol median daily rate £425 £372 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.25% -0.13% +6.43%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £263
90th Percentile £564 £530 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 1
Bristol median hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% -25.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £15.45 £27.50 £37.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £32.50 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £26.75 £38.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -30.97% +98.72% -3.39%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Bristol

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Bristol

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Bristol

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
3 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 25 (49.02%) Windows Server
5 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (29.41%) VMware
7 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
7 14 (27.45%) Windows 7
7 14 (27.45%) Office 365
8 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (19.61%) Citrix
11 9 (17.65%) Finance
12 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
12 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
13 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
13 7 (13.73%) Skype for Business
13 7 (13.73%) McAfee
13 7 (13.73%) Skype
13 7 (13.73%) Virtual Environments
14 6 (11.76%) OneDrive
14 6 (11.76%) Migration
14 6 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (11.76%) Data Migration
14 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
14 6 (11.76%) SCOM

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (13.73%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.76%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Skype
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
3 4 (7.84%) DHCP
3 4 (7.84%) NetScaler
3 4 (7.84%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (7.84%) VPN
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 3 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (17.65%) Consultant
1 9 (17.65%) Desktop Support
1 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Technical Architect
4 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) SCCM Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) SCCM Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (9.80%) Fat Client
2 5 (9.80%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.88%) PKI
3 3 (5.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Windows Server
3 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (27.45%) Windows 7
6 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.96%) Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Unix
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.73%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (11.76%) Data Migration
2 6 (11.76%) Migration
3 5 (9.80%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
4 4 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Network Management
6 2 (3.92%) Time Management
7 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.96%) PLM
7 1 (1.96%) Project Management
7 1 (1.96%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
3 12 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (9.80%) XenApp
6 4 (7.84%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (5.88%) XenServer
8 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.96%) vSphere
8 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) SCOM
2 3 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 3 (5.88%) WSUS
3 2 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (29.41%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Citrix
4 7 (13.73%) McAfee
5 6 (11.76%) Ivanti
6 5 (9.80%) CA
6 5 (9.80%) Wyse
7 3 (5.88%) SAP
8 2 (3.92%) Apple
8 2 (3.92%) Trend Micro
8 2 (3.92%) Veeam
9 1 (1.96%) EMC
9 1 (1.96%) HP
9 1 (1.96%) NetApp
9 1 (1.96%) Symantec