Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 55 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +24
Contract jobs citing SCCM 24 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.28% 1.32% 1.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.02% 20.45% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Cambridge median daily rate £130 £145 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -47.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £110 £143 £263
90th Percentile £319 £281 £288
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £145 £145 £200
% change year-on-year - -27.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.45% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year - +0.72% +73.75%

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 109 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.91% 6.44% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 25 18
Cambridge median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £364 £144 £225
90th Percentile £588 £525 £604
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £455 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +21.33% -6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 5
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.63 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.23% +0.79% -72.50%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.23% +0.79% -14.29%

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 17 December 2018.

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

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SCCM in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 21 (87.50%) Windows
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) Office 365
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
4 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (62.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 15 (62.50%) Software Deployment
5 15 (62.50%) Windows 10
6 14 (58.33%) Apple iOS
6 14 (58.33%) Apple
6 14 (58.33%) Mac OS
7 13 (54.17%) OneDrive
8 11 (45.83%) ServiceNow
9 10 (41.67%) Asset Management
10 7 (29.17%) ITSM
10 7 (29.17%) A+ Certification
10 7 (29.17%) Matrix Organization
11 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (25.00%) VMware
12 5 (20.83%) Marketing
12 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (16.67%) G Suite
13 4 (16.67%) Dell
13 4 (16.67%) Citrix
13 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
15 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 2 (8.33%) 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) GroupWise
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (79.17%) Office 365
2 13 (54.17%) OneDrive
3 4 (16.67%) G Suite
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) VPN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
General
1 5 (20.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Support
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) IT Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 14 (58.33%) Apple iOS
3 14 (58.33%) Mac OS
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Software Deployment
2 10 (41.67%) Asset Management
3 7 (29.17%) ITSM
3 7 (29.17%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) A+ Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (62.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Apple
3 11 (45.83%) ServiceNow
4 6 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Google