Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 97 101
Rank change year-on-year +48 +4 +10
Contract jobs citing SCCM 102 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.75% 1.68% 1.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.42% 22.03% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 45 31
East Midlands median daily rate £290 £300 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -45.45% +144.44%
10th Percentile £123 £155 £231
90th Percentile £400 £425 £663
England median daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.52% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% -29.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.50 £13.45
90th Percentile £21.00 £15.38 £20.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +20.69% -17.14% +10.34%

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 372 236 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.67% 7.63% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 153 154
East Midlands median daily rate £398 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.57% -12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £214 £235 £266
90th Percentile £549 £515 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 11
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.20% -18.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £13.32 £10.77 £12.14
90th Percentile £21.00 £20.25 £20.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +7.14%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 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
Derbyshire +33 40 £173 +27.78%
Northamptonshire +11 34 £350 -12.50%
Nottinghamshire +16 21 £300 +6.67% 5
Leicestershire 0 7 £250 -16.67% 5
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 63 (61.76%) Windows
2 38 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 38 (37.25%) Windows 10
3 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 31 (30.39%) Citrix
5 26 (25.49%) VMware
5 26 (25.49%) Windows 7
6 25 (24.51%) Office 365
7 24 (23.53%) Windows Server
8 21 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (17.65%) Application Packaging
9 18 (17.65%) XenApp
9 18 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 17 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (16.67%) Migration
11 16 (15.69%) ITIL
12 15 (14.71%) XenDesktop
13 14 (13.73%) Security Cleared
14 13 (12.75%) PowerShell
15 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (11.76%) Android
15 12 (11.76%) SC Cleared
15 12 (11.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
16 11 (10.78%) Apple iOS
16 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 10 (9.80%) Integration Testing
17 10 (9.80%) Test Management
17 10 (9.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 10 (9.80%) Micro Focus
17 10 (9.80%) MS Exchange

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 10 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.98%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.51%) Office 365
2 21 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.94%) IaaS
4 3 (2.94%) PaaS
5 2 (1.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Internet
1 4 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (3.92%) SAN
1 4 (3.92%) Skype
2 3 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.94%) DNS
2 3 (2.94%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.96%) SMS
3 2 (1.96%) VPN
4 1 (0.98%) DHCP
4 1 (0.98%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.98%) LAN
4 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.98%) VLAN
4 1 (0.98%) VoIP
4 1 (0.98%) WAN
4 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.98%) Wireless
4 1 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) JIRA
2 3 (2.94%) AdminStudio
2 3 (2.94%) MSI
3 1 (0.98%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (5.88%) Automotive
1 6 (5.88%) Finance
1 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 6 (5.88%) Marketing
2 4 (3.92%) Electronics
2 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.94%) Publishing
4 2 (1.96%) Legal
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (18.63%) Applications Packager
2 16 (15.69%) Analyst
3 13 (12.75%) Desktop Support
3 13 (12.75%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.76%) Citrix Packager
5 10 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) SCCM Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Consultant
7 7 (6.86%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
9 5 (4.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Junior
9 5 (4.90%) Junior Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Junior Test Analyst
9 5 (4.90%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.90%) Virtual Team
2 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.96%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.98%) Clustering
4 1 (0.98%) iPad
4 1 (0.98%) PKI
4 1 (0.98%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 63 (61.76%) Windows
2 38 (37.25%) Windows 10
3 26 (25.49%) Windows 7
4 24 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 12 (11.76%) Android
6 11 (10.78%) Apple iOS
7 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.98%) Linux
10 1 (0.98%) SUSE
10 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.65%) Application Packaging
2 17 (16.67%) Migration
3 16 (15.69%) ITIL
4 12 (11.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 11 (10.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (9.80%) Integration Testing
6 10 (9.80%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 10 (9.80%) Test Management
7 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.90%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.92%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.92%) Data Loss Prevention
8 4 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.92%) Test Automation
9 3 (2.94%) Change Control
9 3 (2.94%) Defect Tracking
9 3 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.75%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 4 (3.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) MCP
3 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.88%) CCNA
4 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.92%) Degree
6 3 (2.94%) MCSA
7 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.96%) MCITP
7 2 (1.96%) MCSE
8 1 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.98%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) COBIT
1 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 18 (17.65%) XenApp
3 17 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (14.71%) XenDesktop
5 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.88%) vSphere
7 1 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) SCOM
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.94%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.96%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.96%) SCSM
4 2 (1.96%) WSUS
5 1 (0.98%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.98%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.98%) Nessus
5 1 (0.98%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.98%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.98%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (30.39%) Citrix
3 26 (25.49%) VMware
4 10 (9.80%) Micro Focus
5 9 (8.82%) Cisco
6 7 (6.86%) SAP
7 3 (2.94%) Ivanti
7 3 (2.94%) McAfee
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle
7 3 (2.94%) Snow
8 2 (1.96%) Adobe
8 2 (1.96%) HP
8 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.96%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.96%) Twitter
8 2 (1.96%) Veeam
9 1 (0.98%) Apple
9 1 (0.98%) Dell
9 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.98%) Remedy