Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 82 94
Rank change year-on-year +17 +12 +23
Contract jobs citing SCCM 93 71 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.26% 2.30% 1.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.96% 28.29% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 59 27
East Midlands median daily rate £308 £290 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.21% -48.21% +135.79%
10th Percentile £125 £154 £223
90th Percentile £400 £425 £668
England median daily rate £338 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +3.85% -3.70% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 14
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% -29.00% +33.33%
England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +20.69% -22.67% +7.14%

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 345 251 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.08% 8.13% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 167 165
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +3.60%
10th Percentile £250 £232 £281
90th Percentile £544 £530 £623
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 12
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% -18.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £13.15 £10.99 £13.00
90th Percentile £21.22 £20.18 £20.00
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.38 £22.00
% change year-on-year +10.74% -20.99% +6.67%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +37 32 £306 +118.21%
Northamptonshire +6 31 £350 +9.38% 1
Nottinghamshire +1 23 £388 +54.69% 5
Leicestershire -12 9 £339 +12.92% 3
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 62 (66.67%) Windows
2 33 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 33 (35.48%) Windows 10
3 31 (33.33%) Citrix
3 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
5 26 (27.96%) Windows 7
5 26 (27.96%) Office 365
6 25 (26.88%) Hyper-V
7 23 (24.73%) Application Packaging
8 22 (23.66%) VMware
9 18 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 16 (17.20%) XenApp
10 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (15.05%) XenDesktop
11 14 (15.05%) PowerShell
11 14 (15.05%) Migration
12 13 (13.98%) Security Cleared
12 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
14 11 (11.83%) MS Exchange
15 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (9.68%) ITIL
17 8 (8.60%) VBScript
17 8 (8.60%) SAN
17 8 (8.60%) Android
18 7 (7.53%) Integration Testing
18 7 (7.53%) Test Management
18 7 (7.53%) vSphere

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 (11.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.23%) IIS
3 3 (3.23%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.96%) Office 365
2 16 (17.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) SAN
2 7 (7.53%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (4.30%) DHCP
3 4 (4.30%) DNS
3 4 (4.30%) Internet
3 4 (4.30%) LAN
3 4 (4.30%) Wireless
4 3 (3.23%) Skype
4 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.15%) Firewall
5 2 (2.15%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.15%) SMS
5 2 (2.15%) VPN
6 1 (1.08%) VLAN
6 1 (1.08%) VoIP
6 1 (1.08%) WAN
6 1 (1.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) JIRA
2 6 (6.45%) MSI
3 4 (4.30%) AdminStudio
4 2 (2.15%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.08%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.30%) Electronics
3 4 (4.30%) Marketing
3 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.23%) Automotive
4 3 (3.23%) Back Office
4 3 (3.23%) Publishing
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (19.35%) Applications Packager
1 18 (19.35%) Support Engineer
2 13 (13.98%) Analyst
3 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Citrix Packager
4 9 (9.68%) Desktop Support
4 9 (9.68%) SCCM Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Consultant
6 6 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.38%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Junior Test Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) SCCM Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
1 4 (4.30%) Virtual Team
2 3 (3.23%) EPoS
3 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.08%) iPad
4 1 (1.08%) PKI
4 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 62 (66.67%) Windows
2 33 (35.48%) Windows 10
3 28 (30.11%) Windows Server
4 26 (27.96%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (8.60%) Android
7 7 (7.53%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.30%) Linux
10 3 (3.23%) Mac OS
10 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.08%) SUSE
11 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Application Packaging
2 14 (15.05%) Migration
3 12 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (9.68%) ITIL
5 7 (7.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 7 (7.53%) Integration Testing
5 7 (7.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 7 (7.53%) Test Management
6 5 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.30%) Change Management
7 4 (4.30%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (4.30%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.30%) Project Management
8 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.23%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.05%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.60%) VBScript
3 1 (1.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.38%) MCP
5 2 (2.15%) Degree
6 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 33 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 25 (26.88%) Hyper-V
3 18 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (17.20%) XenApp
5 14 (15.05%) XenDesktop
6 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (7.53%) vSphere
8 6 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (4.30%) SCOM
2 4 (4.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.23%) Nessus
3 3 (3.23%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.15%) SCSM
4 2 (2.15%) WSUS
5 1 (1.08%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.08%) Perfmon
5 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) Citrix
1 31 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.66%) VMware
3 7 (7.53%) HP
3 7 (7.53%) Micro Focus
4 5 (5.38%) Cisco
5 4 (4.30%) McAfee
5 4 (4.30%) SAP
5 4 (4.30%) Veeam
6 3 (3.23%) Dell
6 3 (3.23%) Ivanti
7 2 (2.15%) NetApp
7 2 (2.15%) Twitter
8 1 (1.08%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (1.08%) Apple
8 1 (1.08%) Aruba
8 1 (1.08%) Calypso
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.08%) Splunk