Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 84 100
Rank change year-on-year -23 +16 -20
Contract jobs citing SCCM 36 62 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.20% 1.96% 1.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.82% 28.97% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 4
East Midlands median daily rate £309 £300 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.92% +26.32% -32.14%
10th Percentile £136 £200 £191
90th Percentile £458 £492 £292
England median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year - +1.56% -7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 24
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.86% +16.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.10 £9.75
90th Percentile £17.00 £54.00 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.11 £17.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year -6.62% +13.11% -10.29%

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 214 214 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.13% 6.76% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 124 103
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.43% -14.63% +16.31%
10th Percentile £235 £200 £264
90th Percentile £525 £553 £538
England median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 23
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -18.18%
10th Percentile £10.57 £12.36 £9.75
90th Percentile £19.70 £23.38 £20.40
England median hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.85% - -

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +11 19 £293 -10.00% 9
Derbyshire 0 10 £361 -22.05% 5
Northamptonshire -10 4 £425 +47.83% 6
Leicestershire -5 3 £120 -52.00% 5
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 21 (58.33%) Citrix
3 21 (58.33%) VMware
4 17 (47.22%) ITIL
4 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
5 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
9 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
10 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
10 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (25.00%) SAN
11 8 (22.22%) Cisco
11 8 (22.22%) Windows 10
12 7 (19.44%) Office 365
12 7 (19.44%) DNS
12 7 (19.44%) LAN
12 7 (19.44%) WAN
12 7 (19.44%) DHCP
12 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (16.67%) HP
13 6 (16.67%) MCSA
13 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
13 6 (16.67%) Data Protection Act

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 11 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.56%) JBoss
5 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (19.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) LAN
2 7 (19.44%) WAN
3 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 4 (11.11%) NAS
4 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (5.56%) 3G
5 2 (5.56%) Converged Networks
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security
5 2 (5.56%) SMS
5 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
6 1 (2.78%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) DB2
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Lync Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (13.89%) Driving Licence
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) NHS
4 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) PDA
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 8 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (8.33%) Linux
6 3 (8.33%) Unix
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.56%) AIX
7 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.56%) Break/Fix
4 2 (5.56%) Change Control
4 2 (5.56%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Business Development
5 1 (2.78%) Data Management
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) ITSM
5 1 (2.78%) Security Management
5 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (16.67%) MCSA
4 5 (13.89%) MCSE
4 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (8.33%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.56%) CCNP
6 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) MCITP
7 1 (2.78%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) XenApp
5 3 (8.33%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCOM
1 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Citrix
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) Splunk
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) Google
7 1 (2.78%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds