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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 40 48 60
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.29% 1.04% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.05% 14.29% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Median daily rate £300 £123 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +144.89% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £99 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £318
% change year-on-year -4.00% -1.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +12.90%  

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 57 42 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 10.90% 7.30% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 45
Median daily rate £400 £286 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.73% +6.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £110 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCCM in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Glasgow

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 10
5 12 (33.33%) Symantec
5 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) C#
6 11 (30.56%) VBScript
6 11 (30.56%) ITIL
6 11 (30.56%) Finance
7 9 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 8 (22.22%) Firewall
8 8 (22.22%) Publishing
9 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
9 7 (19.44%) BCP
9 7 (19.44%) SCOM
9 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (16.67%) Private Cloud
10 6 (16.67%) WSUS
10 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 6 (16.67%) Change Control
10 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (16.67%) Dell
10 6 (16.67%) Citrix
10 6 (16.67%) DHCP
10 6 (16.67%) DNS
10 6 (16.67%) Migration

SCCM
Top Related 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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) DHCP
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) Network Security
4 3 (8.33%) Skype
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
6 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Publishing
3 3 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Security Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Email Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows 10
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) Linux
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) BCP
2 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
2 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (16.67%) Change Control
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Email Migration
5 3 (8.33%) ITSM
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) Change Management
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (30.56%) C#
2 11 (30.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) SANS
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
2 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (19.44%) SCOM
3 6 (16.67%) WSUS
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Symantec
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.67%) Citrix
3 6 (16.67%) Dell
4 5 (13.89%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) Avaya
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) Lotus