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 3 months to 25 April 2017 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 87 72
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 38 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.38% 0.61% 1.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.63% 10.31% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 1 15
Median daily rate £250 £275 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -9.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £275 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £275 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £325 £310
% change year-on-year -10.76% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £14.10 £14.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.75% -47.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.10 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £20.00 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.68 £17.50 £16.28
% change year-on-year -16.14% +7.51%  

SCCM is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 113 97 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 7.09% 5.94% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 61 85
Median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing SCCM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 13 £255 - 4
Nottinghamshire +17 10 £251 -8.90% 5
Northamptonshire +3 9 £225 -
Derbyshire -13 2 £165 - 1
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 70 (92.11%) Windows
2 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
3 37 (48.68%) Active Directory
4 25 (32.89%) Windows 10
5 23 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (30.26%) Windows Server
6 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
7 19 (25.00%) ITIL
8 18 (23.68%) Windows 7
8 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
9 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
9 17 (22.37%) DNS
10 15 (19.74%) DHCP
11 14 (18.42%) Office 365
12 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
12 13 (17.11%) Dell
12 13 (17.11%) VBScript
13 12 (15.79%) Migration
13 12 (15.79%) VMware
13 12 (15.79%) LAN
14 11 (14.47%) HP
14 11 (14.47%) IIS
14 11 (14.47%) Skype for Business
14 11 (14.47%) ITIL V3
14 11 (14.47%) Data Centre
14 11 (14.47%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (13.16%) Citrix
15 10 (13.16%) EPoS

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 (14.47%) IIS
1 11 (14.47%) Skype for Business
2 7 (9.21%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.63%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) DNS
2 15 (19.74%) DHCP
3 13 (17.11%) TCP/IP
4 12 (15.79%) LAN
5 11 (14.47%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (13.16%) Wireless
7 9 (11.84%) Skype
8 7 (9.21%) Unified Communications
9 4 (5.26%) Firewall
10 3 (3.95%) SAN
10 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (2.63%) 3G
11 2 (2.63%) Internet
11 2 (2.63%) Intranet
12 1 (1.32%) ADSL
12 1 (1.32%) MPLS
12 1 (1.32%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.32%) VLAN
12 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.21%) Retail
2 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.95%) Back Office
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Support Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) Windows Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (14.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) SCCM Engineer
5 11 (14.47%) Windows Support Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) Architect
7 9 (11.84%) Deployment Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) Desktop Support
8 7 (9.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (6.58%) EPoS Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
11 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
1 1 (1.32%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.16%) EPoS
3 8 (10.53%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Handset
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (92.11%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Windows 10
3 23 (30.26%) Windows Server
3 23 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (23.68%) Windows 7
5 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.89%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.63%) Android
9 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.63%) Linux
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (15.79%) Migration
3 11 (14.47%) ITIL V3
4 9 (11.84%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (11.84%) Project Management
5 8 (10.53%) SDLC
6 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.21%) Data Loss Prevention
6 7 (9.21%) High Availability
6 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.26%) Application Packaging
8 4 (5.26%) Change Management
8 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Data Security
9 3 (3.95%) Software Distribution
10 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
2 13 (17.11%) VBScript
3 6 (7.89%) SQL
4 2 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) MCDST
4 2 (2.63%) MCITP
4 2 (2.63%) MCSA
4 2 (2.63%) MCSE
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (48.68%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.95%) BitLocker
3 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) SCOM
2 3 (3.95%) WSUS
3 2 (2.63%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) SCSM
4 1 (1.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 45 (59.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) Dell
3 12 (15.79%) VMware
4 11 (14.47%) HP
5 10 (13.16%) Citrix
6 6 (7.89%) Sun
7 4 (5.26%) Cisco
7 4 (5.26%) NetApp
8 3 (3.95%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.63%) Apple
9 2 (2.63%) Novell
9 2 (2.63%) Polycom
10 1 (1.32%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.32%) BMC
10 1 (1.32%) EMC
10 1 (1.32%) Juniper
10 1 (1.32%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.32%) Remedy
10 1 (1.32%) Symantec
10 1 (1.32%) Xerox
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