Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 2 June 2020 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 58 59 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +65
Contract jobs citing SCCM 56 137 136
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.10% 3.93% 3.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.67% 24.64% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 88 61
Median daily rate £400 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +25.00%
10th Percentile £262 £133 £188
90th Percentile £519 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £306 £390 £325
% change year-on-year -21.47% +20.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Median hourly rate £14.51 £16.38 £16.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.39% +0.99% -1.73%
10th Percentile £12.97 £14.00 £15.11
90th Percentile £57.00 £20.20 £17.48
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.22
% change year-on-year -2.86% +7.92% -1.73%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 300 556 634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.60% 15.95% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 355 352
Median daily rate £450 £425 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.73% +7.99%
10th Percentile £298 £300 £310
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £438 £450 £440
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 17
Median hourly rate £30.80 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.01% -20.45% -24.14%
10th Percentile £13.07 £15.00 £15.19
90th Percentile £55.20 £51.90 £47.50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +53.85% -28.77% +4.29%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing SCCM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Hampshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for SCCM in Hampshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SCCM in Hampshire over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SCCM in Hampshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for SCCM in Hampshire

SCCM
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing SCCM in Hampshire over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for SCCM in Hampshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Winchester 0 13 £513 +34.87%
Basingstoke +35 11 £313 +150.00% 2
Southampton -3 8 £375 +66.67% 1
Fareham +15 4 £425 -29.17%
Portsmouth +17 3 £270 -36.47% 2
Farnborough +16 2 £406 -9.72% 1
Havant -22 2 £365 -10.70%
Hook +14 1 - -
Aldershot +12 1 - - 2
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 50 (89.29%) Windows
2 43 (76.79%) Active Directory
3 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 21 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
6 19 (33.93%) Office 365
7 17 (30.36%) Citrix
8 16 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 15 (26.79%) Migration
9 15 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 14 (25.00%) Azure
10 14 (25.00%) ITIL
11 13 (23.21%) PKI
11 13 (23.21%) XenApp
12 12 (21.43%) VMware
13 11 (19.64%) VLAN
13 11 (19.64%) DNS
13 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
13 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
14 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
14 10 (17.86%) Windows 7
14 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (16.07%) DHCP
15 9 (16.07%) Cisco
15 9 (16.07%) XenDesktop
15 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
15 9 (16.07%) vSphere
16 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
16 8 (14.29%) MS Visio

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 16 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Office 365
2 14 (25.00%) Azure
3 7 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (10.71%) Yammer
5 5 (8.93%) AWS
6 1 (1.79%) IaaS
6 1 (1.79%) Lucidchart
6 1 (1.79%) OpenDNS
6 1 (1.79%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) DNS
1 11 (19.64%) VLAN
2 9 (16.07%) DHCP
3 8 (14.29%) Firewall
4 7 (12.50%) LAN
4 7 (12.50%) SSL
4 7 (12.50%) VoIP
4 7 (12.50%) WAN
4 7 (12.50%) Wireless
5 6 (10.71%) IPsec
5 6 (10.71%) Skype
6 5 (8.93%) VPN
7 4 (7.14%) MPLS
7 4 (7.14%) NetScaler
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (5.36%) IKE
8 3 (5.36%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.36%) Multicast
8 3 (5.36%) SAN
8 3 (5.36%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) ClearCase
1 3 (5.36%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.79%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 5 (8.93%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
3 1 (1.79%) Local Government
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 7 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.36%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Office 365 Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Applications Packager
7 2 (3.57%) Data Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Service Desk Technician
7 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.57%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) PKI
2 7 (12.50%) Clustering
2 7 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 7 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.93%) NHS
4 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.36%) CMDB
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) BBC
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) iPad
6 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (89.29%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
4 10 (17.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.14%) Linux
7 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.36%) AIX
9 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (1.79%) Android
10 1 (1.79%) CentOS
10 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 15 (26.79%) Migration
2 14 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (10.71%) Project Delivery
3 6 (10.71%) Web Filtering
4 5 (8.93%) High Availability
5 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.14%) Network Design
5 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.14%) Server Building
6 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.36%) ITSM
6 3 (5.36%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.71%) VBScript
3 3 (5.36%) VB
4 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.93%) MCSE
5 2 (3.57%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.57%) CCA
5 2 (3.57%) CCEA
5 2 (3.57%) CCNA
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.57%) MCITP
5 2 (3.57%) MCSA
6 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (76.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.21%) XenApp
3 9 (16.07%) vSphere
3 9 (16.07%) XenDesktop
4 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (12.50%) DFS Replication
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.36%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.79%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (10.71%) SCOM
2 5 (8.93%) vRealize
3 4 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (7.14%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.14%) WSUS
4 3 (5.36%) AirWatch
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (5.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Ansible
6 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.79%) HP NNM
6 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (1.79%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.79%) Nagios
6 1 (1.79%) Netcool
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.36%) Citrix
3 12 (21.43%) VMware
4 9 (16.07%) Cisco
5 8 (14.29%) McAfee
6 5 (8.93%) Remedy
7 4 (7.14%) IBM
7 4 (7.14%) Juniper
7 4 (7.14%) Lotus
7 4 (7.14%) Symantec
8 3 (5.36%) Dell
8 3 (5.36%) HP
8 3 (5.36%) MobileIron
9 2 (3.57%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.79%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.79%) Bomgar
10 1 (1.79%) Gemalto
10 1 (1.79%) Nimsoft
10 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.79%) Sophos