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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 August 2022 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 35 49 37
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 +34
Contract jobs citing SCCM 42 11 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 5.48% 1.75% 2.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.89% 18.97% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 6 7
10th Percentile £184 £108 £123
25th Percentile £313 £120 £124
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £158 £130
Median % change year-on-year +106.35% +21.15% -38.10%
75th Percentile £438 £323 £165
90th Percentile - £375 £248
East of England median daily rate £325 £323 £240
% change year-on-year +0.54% +34.69% -31.43%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 108 58 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.08% 9.22% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 39 43
10th Percentile £214 £280 £140
25th Percentile £313 £325 £336
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £500 £450
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £550 £603 £525
90th Percentile £660 £634 £538
East of England median daily rate £485 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -3.00% +17.65% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £15.25 - -
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
75th Percentile £15.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £22.73 £19.50
% change year-on-year -31.81% +16.56% +15.71%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Cambridgeshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for SCCM in Cambridgeshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SCCM in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SCCM in Cambridgeshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for SCCM in Cambridgeshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough +17 40 £325 +28.08% 1
Cambridge -2 1 £200 +73.91%
SCCM
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 41 (97.62%) Windows
1 41 (97.62%) SLA
2 40 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 37 (88.10%) Active Directory
3 37 (88.10%) Microsoft 365
3 37 (88.10%) Customer Service
4 36 (85.71%) Azure
4 36 (85.71%) AWS
4 36 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (85.71%) Change Management
4 36 (85.71%) VMware
5 35 (83.33%) Incident Management
5 35 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 20 (47.62%) Skype
6 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 20 (47.62%) Skype for Business
6 20 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (45.24%) DHCP
7 19 (45.24%) DNS
7 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
8 18 (42.86%) SQL
8 18 (42.86%) SharePoint
8 18 (42.86%) Replication
8 18 (42.86%) Identity Management
8 18 (42.86%) IaaS
8 18 (42.86%) vSphere
8 18 (42.86%) PaaS
8 18 (42.86%) SCVMM
8 18 (42.86%) Hyper-V

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 20 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 20 (47.62%) Skype for Business
2 18 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft 365
2 36 (85.71%) AWS
2 36 (85.71%) Azure
3 35 (83.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 18 (42.86%) IaaS
4 18 (42.86%) PaaS
5 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) Skype
2 19 (45.24%) DHCP
2 19 (45.24%) DNS
3 17 (40.48%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.76%) Documentation Skills
1 2 (4.76%) Social Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 36 (85.71%) Applications Engineer
1 36 (85.71%) Cloud Engineer
2 18 (42.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 18 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Deskside Support
5 1 (2.38%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Desktop Support
5 1 (2.38%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) IT Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) PKI
1 18 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (97.62%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.90%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.38%) Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) Customer Service
2 36 (85.71%) Change Management
3 35 (83.33%) Incident Management
4 18 (42.86%) Identity Management
5 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.52%) Patch Management
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Time Management
8 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
9 1 (2.38%) Collaborative Working
9 1 (2.38%) Decision-Making
9 1 (2.38%) ITSM
9 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) MCTS
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (97.62%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (88.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 18 (42.86%) vSphere
4 2 (4.76%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (42.86%) SCVMM
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 36 (85.71%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) SAP