Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 September 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)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 30 29
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1 +15
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.57% 3.26% 3.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 60.00% 21.21% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 18
Chester median daily rate £315 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.67% -18.92%
10th Percentile £294 £280 £294
90th Percentile £341 £295 £317
Cheshire median daily rate £275 £305 £300
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% -31.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Chester median hourly rate £16.57 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.72 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year -10.20% +14.75% +17.31%

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 Chester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 10.95% 15.35% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 38
Chester median daily rate £315 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.25% +33.33% -29.41%
10th Percentile £298 £280 £280
90th Percentile £425 £473 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Chester median hourly rate £16.57 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.57% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.50 £19.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year -14.29% +26.23% -27.38%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Chester

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Chester

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Chester region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 8 (88.89%) Public Sector
2 8 (88.89%) Local Government
3 7 (77.78%) PKI
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Ivanti
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 7 (77.78%) SCOM
3 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 7 (77.78%) Migration
3 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Skype for Business
3 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Server Building
3 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
4 6 (66.67%) Azure
4 6 (66.67%) McAfee
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 1 (11.11%) XenMobile
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
6 1 (11.11%) Google

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) Skype for Business
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 6 (66.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Local Government
1 8 (88.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Officer
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Support
2 1 (11.11%) ICT Support Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
1 7 (77.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
1 7 (77.78%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 7 (77.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
1 7 (77.78%) Ivanti
2 6 (66.67%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) Google