Period
to 17 January 2019

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 January 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 105 82
Rank change year-on-year +37 -23 +18
Contract jobs citing SCCM 69 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.79% 1.19% 1.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.83% 16.51% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 35
East Midlands median daily rate £175 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.32% +2.92% +26.32%
10th Percentile £123 £136 £200
90th Percentile £425 £458 £492
England median daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +12.31% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% -18.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £14.47 £13.50 £13.10
90th Percentile £18.76 £17.00 £54.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year +9.38% -7.91% +15.83%

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 348 218 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.09% 7.22% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 142 133
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £373 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +2.05% -9.88%
10th Percentile £225 £235 £200
90th Percentile £550 £525 £556
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 17
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £14.47 £10.57 £12.36
90th Percentile £18.76 £19.70 £23.38
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.07% -15.93% -4.76%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in the East Midlands

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in the East Midlands

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor 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 January 2019. 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
Derbyshire +29 28 £125 -65.33% 3
Nottinghamshire +10 21 £175 -40.17% 9
Northamptonshire +3 16 £308 -27.65% 7
Leicestershire +11 4 - - 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £120 -
SCCM
England

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

1 43 (62.32%) Windows
2 36 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 27 (39.13%) Windows 10
4 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
5 21 (30.43%) VMware
5 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
6 19 (27.54%) Windows Server
7 14 (20.29%) Citrix
8 13 (18.84%) ITIL
9 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (17.39%) Office 365
10 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
10 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
10 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
10 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (13.04%) Cisco
11 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
12 8 (11.59%) Migration
12 8 (11.59%) Asset Management
13 7 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (10.14%) CCNA
13 7 (10.14%) Remedy
13 7 (10.14%) XenApp
13 7 (10.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 7 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
14 6 (8.70%) Android
14 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS

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 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Office 365
2 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.35%) IaaS
3 3 (4.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.90%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.45%) Boomi
5 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) DNS
2 5 (7.25%) Skype
2 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.80%) DHCP
4 3 (4.35%) LAN
4 3 (4.35%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
5 2 (2.90%) HTTP
5 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.90%) SMS
5 2 (2.90%) WAN
5 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) JIRA
2 3 (4.35%) AdminStudio
2 3 (4.35%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (5.80%) Automotive
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Front Office
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (14.49%) Analyst
1 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Deployment Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.25%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Packager
8 3 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Junior
8 3 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Junior Test Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.45%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.90%) PKI
2 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.45%) HP Superdome
3 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (62.32%) Windows
2 27 (39.13%) Windows 10
3 21 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 19 (27.54%) Windows Server
5 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.70%) Android
7 6 (8.70%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.45%) HPUX
9 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (11.59%) Asset Management
3 8 (11.59%) Migration
4 7 (10.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 7 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (7.25%) Application Packaging
5 5 (7.25%) Integration Testing
5 5 (7.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 5 (7.25%) Project Management
5 5 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (7.25%) Test Management
6 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.35%) Change Control
7 3 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.35%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.35%) Software Asset Management
7 3 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
1 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) CCNA
2 7 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
3 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.25%) MCSE
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.35%) MCITP
4 3 (4.35%) MCP
4 3 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) COBIT
1 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.14%) XenApp
5 6 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.80%) vSphere
6 4 (5.80%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.90%) BitLocker
7 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.35%) ThinApp
2 3 (4.35%) WSUS
3 2 (2.90%) SCOM
3 2 (2.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.43%) VMware
3 14 (20.29%) Citrix
4 9 (13.04%) Cisco
5 7 (10.14%) Remedy
6 5 (7.25%) McAfee
6 5 (7.25%) Micro Focus
7 4 (5.80%) Symantec
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle
8 3 (4.35%) SAP
8 3 (4.35%) Snow
9 2 (2.90%) Adobe
9 2 (2.90%) Dell
9 2 (2.90%) HP
9 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.45%) Apple
10 1 (1.45%) Brocade
10 1 (1.45%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.45%) EMC
10 1 (1.45%) NetApp