Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 September 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 101 101
Rank change year-on-year +31 0 -13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 53 38 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.82% 1.69% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.12% 13.01% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £200 £400 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +56.86% -32.00%
10th Percentile £160 £128 £190
90th Percentile £370 £550 £438
South East median daily rate £325 £375 £330
% change year-on-year -13.33% +13.64% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £11.42 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.03% - -
South East median hourly rate £15.08 £17.38 £21.00
% change year-on-year -13.24% -17.26% +21.74%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 251 292 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.34% 12.96% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 119 86
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.48% +15.52%
10th Percentile £200 £140 £173
90th Percentile £536 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.40% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £27.38
% change year-on-year +32.08% -51.60% +36.88%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Buckinghamshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +25 45 £200 -50.00% 4
High Wycombe -4 4 £375 +21.46%
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
3 21 (39.62%) Windows 7
4 20 (37.74%) WSUS
4 20 (37.74%) Change Management
5 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
6 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
7 15 (28.30%) Office 365
8 14 (26.42%) Windows 10
8 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
8 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Office
9 13 (24.53%) ITIL
9 13 (24.53%) MCSA
9 13 (24.53%) McAfee
9 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (24.53%) ITIL V3
10 12 (22.64%) QA
11 10 (18.87%) Citrix
11 10 (18.87%) Migration
12 9 (16.98%) Finance
12 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
13 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
13 8 (15.09%) Law
13 8 (15.09%) Sony
13 8 (15.09%) Adobe
14 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
14 7 (13.21%) SLA
14 7 (13.21%) Java
14 7 (13.21%) SCOM
14 7 (13.21%) Splunk

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) VPN
2 2 (3.77%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) Skype
2 2 (3.77%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.89%) MPLS
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Law
3 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Analyst
2 14 (26.42%) Desktop Support
3 8 (15.09%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support
8 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) iPad
2 3 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Windows 7
3 14 (26.42%) Windows 10
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.55%) Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Change Management
2 13 (24.53%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) ITIL V3
3 10 (18.87%) Migration
4 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
5 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.55%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (5.66%) SDLC
7 3 (5.66%) Server Building
7 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.66%) Task Automation
8 2 (3.77%) Application Packaging
8 2 (3.77%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Patch Management
8 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.77%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (3.77%) System Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.42%) SC Cleared
3 13 (24.53%) MCSA
3 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (16.98%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) ISEB
5 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
2 7 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.89%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 20 (37.74%) WSUS
2 7 (13.21%) SCOM
3 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) McAfee
3 10 (18.87%) Citrix
4 8 (15.09%) Adobe
4 8 (15.09%) Sony
5 7 (13.21%) Splunk
6 3 (5.66%) VMware
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco
7 2 (3.77%) Ivanti
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle
7 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.89%) Apple
8 1 (1.89%) Intel
8 1 (1.89%) Symantec
8 1 (1.89%) Wyse