Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 124 65
Rank change year-on-year +66 -59 +25
Contract jobs citing SCCM 143 38 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.90% 1.07% 3.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.33% 7.54% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 19 59
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £283 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.59% -19.29% +4.48%
10th Percentile £163 £158 £220
90th Percentile £519 £450 £566
South East median daily rate £325 £375 £334
% change year-on-year -13.33% +12.36% -4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Hampshire median hourly rate £12.35 £11.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.44% -50.02% +36.70%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.06 £17.45
90th Percentile £16.79 £24.42 £35.33
South East median hourly rate £15.13 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -8.29% -5.71% -

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 613 504 636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.70% 14.14% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 312 388
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +0.63% +6.00%
10th Percentile £315 £251 £300
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 32
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -62.02% +209.06%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.13 £17.45
90th Percentile £26.00 £43.75 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% -45.63% +27.57%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Hampshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Hampshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Hampshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 21 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
Basingstoke +41 44 £230 +12.47% 2
Winchester +10 24 £383 +82.14% 2
Havant - 16 £438 -
Southampton -6 11 £600 +103.39% 1
Portsmouth - 9 £400 -
Hook +8 5 £433 -3.89%
Farnborough - 4 £133 -
Gosport - 2 £415 -
Fareham 0 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £600 -
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 115 (80.42%) Windows
2 90 (62.94%) Active Directory
3 74 (51.75%) VMware
4 67 (46.85%) PowerShell
5 60 (41.96%) Microsoft
6 57 (39.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 56 (39.16%) SCOM
8 55 (38.46%) Security Cleared
9 53 (37.06%) Windows Server
10 50 (34.97%) SC Cleared
11 45 (31.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (31.47%) Citrix
12 44 (30.77%) Hyper-V
13 37 (25.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 37 (25.87%) Office 365
13 37 (25.87%) Windows 10
14 34 (23.78%) VMware ESXi
14 34 (23.78%) ITIL
15 32 (22.38%) Microsoft App-V
16 31 (21.68%) PKI
16 31 (21.68%) Microsoft Azure
17 30 (20.98%) DNS
18 29 (20.28%) XenDesktop
19 25 (17.48%) SharePoint
20 24 (16.78%) Cisco
20 24 (16.78%) Firewall
20 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Intune
21 22 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
21 22 (15.38%) Migration
21 22 (15.38%) SAN

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 25 (17.48%) SharePoint
2 22 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 18 (12.59%) Skype for Business
4 11 (7.69%) IIS
5 7 (4.90%) Apache
6 5 (3.50%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.70%) Jupyter
Applications
1 21 (14.69%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.87%) Office 365
2 31 (21.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (9.09%) Yammer
5 5 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.40%) IaaS
7 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.98%) DNS
2 24 (16.78%) Firewall
3 22 (15.38%) SAN
4 21 (14.69%) Skype
5 19 (13.29%) NetScaler
6 16 (11.19%) DHCP
7 15 (10.49%) VLAN
8 11 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
8 11 (7.69%) iSCSI
8 11 (7.69%) LAN
9 9 (6.29%) VPN
10 8 (5.59%) SMTP
11 6 (4.20%) FTP
11 6 (4.20%) HTTP
11 6 (4.20%) SSL
11 6 (4.20%) TCP/IP
12 5 (3.50%) Wireless
13 4 (2.80%) WAN
14 3 (2.10%) Cisco ISE
14 3 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.29%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.10%) MySQL
5 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.70%) Big Data
6 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) InstallShield
2 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.10%) JMeter
2 3 (2.10%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.10%) Subversion
3 2 (1.40%) JIRA
3 2 (1.40%) SilkTest
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.80%) Military
3 1 (0.70%) Automotive
3 1 (0.70%) Finance
3 1 (0.70%) Local Government
3 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (23.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (11.89%) Analyst
3 16 (11.19%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (6.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (5.59%) Support Engineer
5 8 (5.59%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (4.90%) Architect
6 7 (4.90%) IT Support
7 6 (4.20%) Consultant
8 5 (3.50%) Desktop Support
8 5 (3.50%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) IT Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.50%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.50%) Support Technician
8 5 (3.50%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (2.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (2.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) Software Packaging
2 5 (3.50%) .NET
2 5 (3.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (3.50%) Web Services
2 5 (3.50%) Web Services Management
3 1 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.70%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (0.70%) REST
3 1 (0.70%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.68%) PKI
2 21 (14.69%) Fat Client
2 21 (14.69%) Thin Client
3 18 (12.59%) Clustering
4 11 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 9 (6.29%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.20%) Client/Server
6 6 (4.20%) DataPower
7 5 (3.50%) CMDB
8 3 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.10%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.40%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.70%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.70%) User Experience
10 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 115 (80.42%) Windows
2 53 (37.06%) Windows Server
3 45 (31.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (25.87%) Windows 10
5 19 (13.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.89%) Windows 7
7 15 (10.49%) Linux
8 12 (8.39%) Unix
9 6 (4.20%) Check Point GAiA
10 5 (3.50%) AIX
11 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.70%) CentOS
12 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 34 (23.78%) ITIL
3 22 (15.38%) Migration
4 14 (9.79%) Service Delivery
5 13 (9.09%) High Availability
5 13 (9.09%) Server Building
6 11 (7.69%) Application Packaging
6 11 (7.69%) DevOps
6 11 (7.69%) Operations Management
6 11 (7.69%) Service Management
7 10 (6.99%) Change Management
7 10 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (6.99%) Validation
8 9 (6.29%) Project Management
9 7 (4.90%) Antivirus Management
9 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.20%) Data Loss Prevention
10 6 (4.20%) SIEM
10 6 (4.20%) Software Delivery
10 6 (4.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (46.85%) PowerShell
2 11 (7.69%) SQL
3 7 (4.90%) VB
4 6 (4.20%) VBScript
5 5 (3.50%) Java
6 4 (2.80%) Python
7 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.10%) C
7 3 (2.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 55 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 50 (34.97%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.99%) Citrix Certification
4 16 (11.19%) CCA
5 7 (4.90%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.20%) CCSE
7 5 (3.50%) ISEB
7 5 (3.50%) ISTQB
7 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.70%) Degree
9 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.70%) MCITP
9 1 (0.70%) MCTS
9 1 (0.70%) PMP
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 90 (62.94%) Active Directory
2 57 (39.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 34 (23.78%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (22.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 29 (20.28%) XenDesktop
7 22 (15.38%) XenApp
8 16 (11.19%) DFS Replication
9 15 (10.49%) XenServer
10 7 (4.90%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (2.10%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.40%) Xen
13 1 (0.70%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (39.16%) SCOM
2 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (9.79%) SCVMM
4 12 (8.39%) vCenter Server
5 11 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (2.80%) SCSM
7 3 (2.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (2.10%) Oracle Identity Management
7 3 (2.10%) Perfmon
7 3 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.40%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.40%) vRealize
8 2 (1.40%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.70%) Kibana
9 1 (0.70%) logstash
9 1 (0.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 74 (51.75%) VMware
2 60 (41.96%) Microsoft
3 45 (31.47%) Citrix
4 24 (16.78%) Cisco
5 17 (11.89%) SolarWinds
6 15 (10.49%) Oracle
7 13 (9.09%) Dell
8 12 (8.39%) Remedy
9 10 (6.99%) HP
10 8 (5.59%) EMC
10 8 (5.59%) McAfee
10 8 (5.59%) ServiceNow
11 6 (4.20%) CheckPoint
11 6 (4.20%) IBM
11 6 (4.20%) IronPort
11 6 (4.20%) Ivanti
12 5 (3.50%) NetApp
12 5 (3.50%) Snow
13 4 (2.80%) LogRhythm
13 4 (2.80%) Lumension