Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 53 39
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 +13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.98% 0.96% 1.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.54% 11.76% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Devon median daily rate £295 £213 £196
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.82% +8.28% -
10th Percentile £181 £174 £182
90th Percentile £326 £238 £215
South West median daily rate £350 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Devon median hourly rate - - £15.36
South West median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year -30.00% +38.39% +16.59%

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 Devon with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 65 51 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.83% 8.17% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 21 4
Devon median daily rate £435 £400 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +75.82% -30.00%
10th Percentile £281 £213 £185
90th Percentile £503 £551 £333
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +127.94% -25.10%
South West median hourly rate £26.75 £38.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year -30.97% +98.72% -3.39%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Devon

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Devon

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Devon over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Devon

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Devon

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Devon region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +28 8 £301 +33.89% 4
Exeter +3 6 £183 -2.67% 1
SCCM
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Devon region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (28.57%) Office 365
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) SMS
9 2 (14.29%) Middleware
9 2 (14.29%) SAN
9 2 (14.29%) Intranet
9 2 (14.29%) SLA
9 2 (14.29%) Linux
9 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
9 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SMS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Avaya
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Ivanti
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds