Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 49 53
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 16 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.06% 2.65% 1.06%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.22% 21.28% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Cambridge median daily rate £268 £120 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +122.92% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £120 £550
% change year-on-year +170.83% -78.18% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 5
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 72 94 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.27% 12.45% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 14
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +40.63% -24.71%
10th Percentile £199 £375 £180
90th Percentile £553 £588 £434
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £450 £351
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.39% -17.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 5
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Cambridge over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Office 365
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
7 4 (25.00%) Android
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 3 (18.75%) SLA
8 3 (18.75%) Apple
8 3 (18.75%) iPhone
8 3 (18.75%) OneDrive
8 3 (18.75%) BYOD
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) Preventative Maintenance
9 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
9 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
9 2 (12.50%) Release Management
9 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
9 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
9 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL
9 2 (12.50%) Migration
9 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) OneDrive
3 1 (6.25%) AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Azure
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) VSAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (31.25%) Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Deskside Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Deskside Support
6 3 (18.75%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
6 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) BYOD
1 3 (18.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
5 4 (25.00%) Android
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Preventative Maintenance
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Release Management
2 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.25%) Server Building
3 1 (6.25%) Server Management
3 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
3 1 (6.25%) vCloud
3 1 (6.25%) VMware NSX
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
2 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp