The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 24 June 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 55 62
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 21 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.22% 1.98% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.63% 16.28% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £275 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £118 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £300 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.61% +3.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -30.95% +15.06%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 76 86 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 11.64% 12.15% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 43 22
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCCM in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Glasgow

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Glasgow over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Glasgow

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
3 19 (57.58%) PowerShell
4 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
5 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (42.42%) Windows 7
7 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 10 (30.30%) VBScript
8 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
9 9 (27.27%) C#
10 8 (24.24%) ITIL
11 6 (18.18%) Firewall
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (18.18%) Application Packaging
11 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (15.15%) SCOM
12 5 (15.15%) XenApp
12 5 (15.15%) Citrix
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco
13 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (12.12%) LAN
13 4 (12.12%) VMware
13 4 (12.12%) Finance
13 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (12.12%) WSUS
13 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
13 4 (12.12%) Change Control
14 3 (9.09%) SANS
14 3 (9.09%) Service Management

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.03%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.03%) MSI
1 1 (3.03%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Security Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Packager
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Support
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) AS400
3 1 (3.03%) FMCG
3 1 (3.03%) iSeries
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (42.42%) Windows 7
5 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.06%) Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 4 (12.12%) Change Control
4 3 (9.09%) ITSM
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.03%) BCP
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) PowerShell
2 10 (30.30%) VBScript
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CISSP
1 3 (9.09%) SANS
2 1 (3.03%) CEH
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (15.15%) XenApp
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCOM
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) Citrix
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 2 (6.06%) Avaya
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) HP