Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 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
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 59 51 44
Rank change year-on-year -8 -7 +9
Contract jobs citing SCCM 36 14 86
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.47% 2.27% 4.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.64% 19.18% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 56
10th Percentile £189 £122 £131
25th Percentile £210 £124 £150
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £283 £170 £318
Median % change year-on-year +66.18% -46.46% +7.63%
75th Percentile £397 £500 £345
90th Percentile £596 " £475
England median daily rate £325 £363 £365
% change year-on-year -10.34% -0.55% +4.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 16
10th Percentile " " £13.00
25th Percentile £14.25 " £13.94
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.29 £16.13
Median % change year-on-year +40.91% -36.19% -7.86%
75th Percentile £15.50 " £23.41
90th Percentile £15.95 " £41.56
England median hourly rate £17.34 £18.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -6.91% +6.43% -

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 159 73 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.91% 11.83% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 47 166
10th Percentile £219 £144 £150
25th Percentile £363 £256 £288
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £350 £375
Median % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -5.06%
75th Percentile £530 £474 £510
90th Percentile £585 £500 £541
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 19
10th Percentile £14.25 £14.73 £12.78
25th Percentile £14.38 £21.40 £13.88
Median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £16.25
Median % change year-on-year -40.00% +115.38% -7.12%
75th Percentile £54.25 £44.75 £25.25
90th Percentile £72.00 £49.10 £41.23
England median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £19.64
% change year-on-year +7.69% -0.71% +12.23%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCCM in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SCCM in the East Midlands

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SCCM in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SCCM in the East Midlands

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCCM in the East Midlands.

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 20 October 2021. 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 -20 17 £463 +45.67% 16
Derbyshire -6 9 £220 -56.00% 5
Northamptonshire -11 3 £220 +23.08% 4
Leicestershire -15 3 £375 -25.00% 3
Lincolnshire - 2 £190 - 3
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 22 (61.11%) Windows
3 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
4 15 (41.67%) Windows 10
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft 365
6 12 (33.33%) Azure
7 9 (25.00%) Android
7 9 (25.00%) Social Skills
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
8 8 (22.22%) ITIL
9 7 (19.44%) Citrix
10 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 6 (16.67%) AWS
11 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
11 5 (13.89%) Nessus
11 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
11 5 (13.89%) Law
11 5 (13.89%) Firmware
11 5 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 4 (11.11%) Public Sector
12 4 (11.11%) Apple
12 4 (11.11%) HP
12 4 (11.11%) Migration
12 4 (11.11%) VMware
12 4 (11.11%) Finance
12 4 (11.11%) Retail

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 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (33.33%) Azure
3 6 (16.67%) AWS
4 5 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.56%) IaaS
5 2 (5.56%) PaaS
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CodeCommit
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (2.78%) Azure Pipelines
6 1 (2.78%) GCP
6 1 (2.78%) GitHub
6 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
1 3 (8.33%) LAN
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.78%) IPv4
3 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) GitLab
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (25.00%) Social Skills
2 5 (13.89%) Law
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 4 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (13.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) IT Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) IT Support
2 5 (13.89%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Core
2 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) Django
2 1 (2.78%) Express
2 1 (2.78%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) EPoS
2 1 (2.78%) PKI
2 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (61.11%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows 10
3 9 (25.00%) Android
4 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.78%) Unix
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
3 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (8.33%) B2B
4 3 (8.33%) Fintech
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Firmware
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.78%) Docker
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (13.89%) Nessus
2 2 (5.56%) Ansible
2 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) Terraform
3 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.78%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Citrix
3 4 (11.11%) Apple
3 4 (11.11%) HP
3 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Alibaba
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds