Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 78 101
Rank change year-on-year -9 +23 -6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 58 72 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.98% 2.40% 1.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.86% 31.72% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 12
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £263 £623
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -57.83% +127.40%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £277
90th Percentile £408 £438 £698
England median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 28
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.10 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.11% -29.50% +21.21%
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +11.44%

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 292 227 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.99% 7.56% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 152 135
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £201 £281
90th Percentile £571 £538 £625
England median daily rate £498 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +8.15% +8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 21
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +1.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.43 £12.50 £9.75
90th Percentile £31.47 £20.96 £20.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £21.33
% change year-on-year -16.28% +0.80% +6.65%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Nottinghamshire +2 24 £338 +28.45% 6
Northamptonshire -3 16 £375 +78.57% 4
Derbyshire +14 14 £350 +137.29% 2
Leicestershire -11 5 £388 +33.62% 2
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 28 (48.28%) Hyper-V
3 27 (46.55%) Citrix
4 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
5 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 21 (36.21%) PowerShell
6 21 (36.21%) Office 365
7 17 (29.31%) Windows 10
8 16 (27.59%) Application Packaging
8 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (24.14%) VMware
11 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
12 11 (18.97%) Migration
12 11 (18.97%) ITIL
13 10 (17.24%) XenDesktop
13 10 (17.24%) Skype for Business
14 9 (15.52%) XenApp
14 9 (15.52%) VBScript
15 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
15 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Intune
16 7 (12.07%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (12.07%) HP
16 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
16 7 (12.07%) SAN
17 6 (10.34%) MSI
17 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification

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 (17.24%) Skype for Business
2 8 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 21 (36.21%) Office 365
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) SAN
2 4 (6.90%) DHCP
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
2 4 (6.90%) Internet
2 4 (6.90%) LAN
2 4 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.90%) Wireless
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.45%) Skype
4 1 (1.72%) Converged Networks
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) SMS
4 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MSI
2 4 (6.90%) AdminStudio
3 2 (3.45%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.90%) Back Office
3 4 (6.90%) Electronics
3 4 (6.90%) Marketing
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Publishing
5 2 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (15.52%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Applications Packager
2 8 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) SCCM Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) EPoS Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) EPoS Support Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Build Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Lync Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) PKI
3 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
3 17 (29.31%) Windows 10
4 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
6 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (8.62%) Linux
8 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
8 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.72%) AIX
9 1 (1.72%) SUSE
9 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Application Packaging
2 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Migration
3 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
3 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.90%) Change Management
4 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.45%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.72%) CAD
7 1 (1.72%) Network Design
7 1 (1.72%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) PowerShell
2 9 (15.52%) VBScript
3 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.62%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.90%) MCP
3 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) COBIT
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
1 28 (48.28%) Hyper-V
2 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) XenDesktop
4 9 (15.52%) XenApp
5 7 (12.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.17%) vSphere
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (6.90%) SCOM
2 4 (6.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (5.17%) Nessus
4 2 (3.45%) SCSM
5 1 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Citrix
2 24 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 14 (24.14%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) HP
5 4 (6.90%) Dell
5 4 (6.90%) McAfee
5 4 (6.90%) NetApp
5 4 (6.90%) SAP
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco
6 3 (5.17%) Ivanti
6 3 (5.17%) Veeam
7 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.72%) Calypso
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) Software AG