Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 April 2019 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 51 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing SCCM 16 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.33% 1.12% 2.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.62% 7.41% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 11
Cambridge median daily rate £145 £145 £145
10th Percentile £129 £143 £130
90th Percentile £158 £281 £163
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £186 £255 £145
% change year-on-year -26.96% +75.86% -60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £19.50 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.50 - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 65 81 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.48% 15.06% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 29
Cambridge median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £338 £254 £133
90th Percentile £625 £569 £545
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £446 £421 £413
% change year-on-year +5.93% +2.12% -13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Cambridge median hourly rate £18.50 £16.18 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.34% -8.85% +1.43%
10th Percentile £16.15 £15.32 £15.75
90th Percentile £175.00 £17.04 £19.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.50 £16.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.24% -12.47% +8.57%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Cambridge

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Cambridge

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Cambridge

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SCCM in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (75.00%) Office 365
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
6 5 (31.25%) Android
7 4 (25.00%) Mac OS
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (18.75%) BYOD
8 3 (18.75%) iPhone
8 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
8 3 (18.75%) G Suite
8 3 (18.75%) Dell
8 3 (18.75%) Citrix
9 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (12.50%) Kaspersky
9 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
10 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
10 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
10 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (6.25%) PowerShell

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) GroupWise
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) G Suite
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (43.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support
4 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Deskside Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Deskside Support
5 3 (18.75%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Support
6 2 (12.50%) IT Support
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) PC Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) BYOD
2 3 (18.75%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 5 (31.25%) Android
4 4 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) ITSM
2 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) Kaspersky
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow