Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 73 104
Rank change year-on-year -3 +31 -19
Contract jobs citing SCCM 47 55 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.32% 2.72% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.18% 19.64% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £200 £368 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.69% +26.98% -27.50%
10th Percentile £120 £228 £227
90th Percentile £372 £550 £440
South East median daily rate £325 £362 £325
% change year-on-year -10.10% +11.23% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.39% +20.44% -15.78%
10th Percentile £13.78 £16.25 £13.35
90th Percentile £22.25 £16.75 £14.05
South East median hourly rate £16.22 £16.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.73% -30.53% +37.68%

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 245 280 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.10% 13.83% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 123 72
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £458 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.66% +16.32% +12.50%
10th Percentile £190 £293 £263
90th Percentile £556 £550 £500
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.78 £14.50 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.79% -2.36% -41.76%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.20 £13.62
90th Percentile £53.08 £16.40 £15.81
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% -52.11% +79.75%

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 21 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 June 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 -2 42 £200 -42.86% 2
High Wycombe -7 1 - - 4
Aylesbury - 1 £180 -
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 42 (89.36%) Windows
2 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
3 24 (51.06%) Office 365
4 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
4 21 (44.68%) Windows 7
5 19 (40.43%) Windows 10
6 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Office
6 18 (38.30%) ITIL
7 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
8 15 (31.91%) McAfee
9 14 (29.79%) Change Management
10 13 (27.66%) ITIL V3
11 12 (25.53%) MCSA
11 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
12 11 (23.40%) DV Cleared
12 11 (23.40%) QA
12 11 (23.40%) Cisco
13 10 (21.28%) Citrix
13 10 (21.28%) VPN
14 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (17.02%) SLA
15 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (12.77%) iPad
16 6 (12.77%) WSUS
16 6 (12.77%) Firewall
16 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
16 6 (12.77%) SQL
17 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
17 5 (10.64%) Service Management

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 3 (6.38%) IIS
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 24 (51.06%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) VPN
2 6 (12.77%) Firewall
3 4 (8.51%) Internet
3 4 (8.51%) Wireless
4 3 (6.38%) Skype
4 3 (6.38%) VLAN
5 2 (4.26%) Intranet
5 2 (4.26%) NAS
5 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) ATM
6 1 (2.13%) DHCP
6 1 (2.13%) DNS
6 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.13%) LAN
6 1 (2.13%) MPLS
6 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Desktop Support
2 15 (31.91%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Deskside Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Deployment Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
1 6 (12.77%) iPad
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) iPhone
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) PKI
5 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (89.36%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Windows 7
3 19 (40.43%) Windows 10
4 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) Android
8 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Change Management
3 13 (27.66%) ITIL V3
4 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.64%) Service Management
5 4 (8.51%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.26%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (2.13%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (2.13%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.13%) Customer-Centricity
8 1 (2.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 1 (2.13%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (2.13%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (2.13%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.53%) MCSA
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
3 11 (23.40%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) QA
2 8 (17.02%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.26%) BitLocker
4 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.13%) UAG
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) WSUS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) McAfee
3 11 (23.40%) Cisco
4 10 (21.28%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) Sage
5 3 (6.38%) ServiceNow
5 3 (6.38%) VMware
6 2 (4.26%) Apple
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) MobileIron
6 2 (4.26%) QNAP
7 1 (2.13%) Adobe
7 1 (2.13%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.13%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.13%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec