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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 49 51 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 46 41 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.37% 3.37% 3.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.33% 27.33% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 15
10th Percentile £144 £174 £127
25th Percentile £261 £205 £155
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £360 £180
Median % change year-on-year -9.72% +100.00% -44.62%
75th Percentile £506 £388 £459
90th Percentile £550 £549 £500
England median daily rate £370 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +8.82% -2.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
10th Percentile - - £10.69
25th Percentile £14.89 £14.25 £11.29
Median hourly rate £15.33 £14.75 £30.19
Median % change year-on-year +3.93% -51.15% +73.77%
75th Percentile £15.77 £15.69 £49.86
90th Percentile - £16.03 £52.95
England median hourly rate £21.78 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +21.00% -5.26% +2.70%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 134 150 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.82% 12.33% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 95 65
10th Percentile £200 £213 £154
25th Percentile £343 £358 £243
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £400 £358
Median % change year-on-year +23.75% +11.78% -4.57%
75th Percentile £550 £494 £500
90th Percentile £650 £600 £591
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
10th Percentile £15.73 £14.25 £10.83
25th Percentile £17.00 £14.50 £11.63
Median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year -11.90% -40.00% +89.19%
75th Percentile £23.75 £50.75 £48.15
90th Percentile £45.50 £52.30 £52.26
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year +7.14% +8.30% +2.59%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the East Midlands

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCCM in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SCCM in the East Midlands

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SCCM in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SCCM in the East Midlands

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCCM in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for SCCM in the East Midlands

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 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
Nottinghamshire +2 18 £498 -2.93% 3
Derbyshire -1 15 £262 +37.89% 1
Leicestershire -3 7 £325 -13.33% 3
Lincolnshire -1 3 £425 +123.68% 1
Northamptonshire -6 2 £130 -56.30% 5
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 30 (65.22%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (45.65%) Microsoft 365
4 20 (43.48%) Azure
4 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 18 (39.13%) Windows 10
6 16 (34.78%) Customer Service
7 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
8 13 (28.26%) Social Skills
9 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco
10 10 (21.74%) VMware
10 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
12 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
12 8 (17.39%) Mac OS
12 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
12 8 (17.39%) Public Sector
13 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (15.22%) ServiceNow
13 7 (15.22%) ITIL
13 7 (15.22%) Citrix
14 6 (13.04%) LAN
14 6 (13.04%) Service Management
14 6 (13.04%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
14 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
15 5 (10.87%) Android
15 5 (10.87%) Google

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft 365
2 20 (43.48%) Azure
3 6 (13.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (10.87%) Google Workspace
4 5 (10.87%) OneDrive
5 2 (4.35%) GCP
5 2 (4.35%) Mimecast
5 2 (4.35%) Rubrik
6 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) LAN
2 5 (10.87%) WAN
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (28.26%) Social Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Public Sector
3 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) IT Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Technical Support
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (8.70%) SCCM Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) IT Support
6 2 (4.35%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) PKI
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
2 4 (8.70%) Smartphone
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) CMDB
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows 10
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.39%) Mac OS
5 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
5 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.87%) Android
7 3 (6.52%) Linux
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (2.17%) Solaris
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Customer Service
2 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) Service Management
7 5 (10.87%) Conflict Resolution
7 5 (10.87%) Customer-Centricity
7 5 (10.87%) Decision-Making
7 5 (10.87%) ITSM
8 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.52%) Knowledge Transfer
8 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.35%) Coaching
9 2 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.35%) DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) VB
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) MCP
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Accessibility
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.35%) DFS Replication
4 2 (4.35%) Firmware
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Nessus
3 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Cisco
3 10 (21.74%) VMware
4 7 (15.22%) Citrix
4 7 (15.22%) ServiceNow
5 5 (10.87%) Google
6 3 (6.52%) McAfee
6 3 (6.52%) Rapid7
6 3 (6.52%) Sophos
7 2 (4.35%) Apple
7 2 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.35%) Zscaler
8 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint