Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 121 62
Rank change year-on-year +61 -59 +24
Contract jobs citing SCCM 131 45 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.42% 1.27% 2.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.89% 8.82% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 18 45
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £310 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -6.06% +2.72%
10th Percentile £189 £148 £259
90th Percentile £500 £425 £542
South East median daily rate £325 £345 £340
% change year-on-year -5.80% +1.47% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.22 £16.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.73% -24.14% +58.18%
10th Percentile £15.11 £10.13 £17.45
90th Percentile £17.48 £19.05 £33.25
South East median hourly rate £16.22 £16.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.73% -30.53% +41.16%

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 627 510 579
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.39% 14.38% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 331 337
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £285
90th Percentile £565 £525 £545
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 23
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +5.45% +63.45%
10th Percentile £15.11 £10.13 £17.45
90th Percentile £43.50 £74.34 £58.50
South East median hourly rate £16.81 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.96% -46.15% +75.68%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +27 49 £342 +173.60% 7
Havant +11 14 £400 +23.08%
Winchester +7 12 £381 +84.85% 5
Southampton +7 11 £494 +159.87% 1
Portsmouth +4 7 £500 +37.93% 1
Farnborough -7 5 £137 -50.31%
Hook +7 2 £381 -7.01%
Gosport - 2 £415 -
Fareham -4 1 - -
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 86 (65.65%) Windows
2 67 (51.15%) Active Directory
2 67 (51.15%) PowerShell
3 64 (48.85%) Security Cleared
4 61 (46.56%) SC Cleared
5 54 (41.22%) SCOM
6 49 (37.40%) VMware
7 46 (35.11%) Windows Server
8 43 (32.82%) Microsoft
9 39 (29.77%) Hyper-V
10 34 (25.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (22.90%) Windows 10
12 27 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (19.85%) Citrix
13 26 (19.85%) Microsoft App-V
14 25 (19.08%) Office 365
15 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (16.79%) SCVMM
16 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (16.03%) DNS
16 21 (16.03%) Remedy
17 19 (14.50%) ITIL
17 19 (14.50%) VMware ESXi
17 19 (14.50%) SolarWinds
18 18 (13.74%) PKI
18 18 (13.74%) Cisco
18 18 (13.74%) Validation
19 16 (12.21%) SQL Server
19 16 (12.21%) XenDesktop
19 16 (12.21%) Server Building

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 15 (11.45%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.63%) Skype for Business
3 8 (6.11%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.58%) IIS
5 4 (3.05%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.53%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.08%) Office 365
2 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (11.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (6.11%) Yammer
5 4 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.53%) IaaS
6 2 (1.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.03%) DNS
2 14 (10.69%) Firewall
3 13 (9.92%) SAN
4 12 (9.16%) Skype
5 11 (8.40%) DHCP
6 8 (6.11%) NetScaler
7 6 (4.58%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (4.58%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (4.58%) iSCSI
7 6 (4.58%) LAN
7 6 (4.58%) VLAN
8 3 (2.29%) WAN
9 2 (1.53%) FTP
9 2 (1.53%) HTTP
9 2 (1.53%) SMTP
9 2 (1.53%) SSL
9 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.53%) VoIP
9 2 (1.53%) VPN
9 2 (1.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) InstallShield
2 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.29%) JMeter
2 3 (2.29%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.29%) Subversion
3 2 (1.53%) JIRA
3 2 (1.53%) SilkTest
4 1 (0.76%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.76%) LoadUI
4 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (2.29%) Local Government
1 3 (2.29%) Military
2 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Automotive
3 1 (0.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (17.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (13.74%) Architect
3 13 (9.92%) Analyst
4 9 (6.87%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (6.11%) Enterprise Management Architect
5 8 (6.11%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (5.34%) Desktop Support
6 7 (5.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Lead Architect
8 5 (3.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) SCCM Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) SCCM Specialist
9 4 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) IT Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) Software Packaging
2 4 (3.05%) REST
2 4 (3.05%) Web Services
2 4 (3.05%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.74%) PKI
2 14 (10.69%) Fat Client
2 14 (10.69%) Thin Client
3 13 (9.92%) Clustering
4 9 (6.87%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.82%) CMDB
6 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.53%) DataPower
7 2 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.76%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 86 (65.65%) Windows
2 46 (35.11%) Windows Server
3 30 (22.90%) Windows 10
4 27 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (7.63%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.58%) Linux
8 5 (3.82%) AIX
9 3 (2.29%) Unix
10 2 (1.53%) Check Point GAiA
10 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.76%) Android
11 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.76%) CentOS
11 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.50%) ITIL
2 18 (13.74%) Validation
3 16 (12.21%) Server Building
4 15 (11.45%) Migration
5 10 (7.63%) Application Packaging
5 10 (7.63%) DevOps
6 8 (6.11%) Operations Management
6 8 (6.11%) Service Management
7 7 (5.34%) Change Management
7 7 (5.34%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.58%) High Availability
9 5 (3.82%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (3.82%) Software Delivery
10 4 (3.05%) Functional Testing
10 4 (3.05%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.05%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.05%) Runbook
10 4 (3.05%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 67 (51.15%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.92%) SQL
3 11 (8.40%) VBScript
4 8 (6.11%) VB
5 4 (3.05%) Java
6 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.29%) C
6 3 (2.29%) C#
6 3 (2.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (48.85%) Security Cleared
2 61 (46.56%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.40%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.11%) CCA
4 8 (6.11%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.05%) ISEB
5 4 (3.05%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.53%) CCSE
7 2 (1.53%) Degree
7 2 (1.53%) MCITP
7 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.76%) MCTS
8 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (51.15%) Active Directory
2 39 (29.77%) Hyper-V
3 34 (25.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (19.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 19 (14.50%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (12.21%) XenDesktop
7 15 (11.45%) XenApp
8 8 (6.11%) DFS Replication
8 8 (6.11%) XenServer
9 5 (3.82%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (3.82%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.53%) vSphere
11 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.76%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 54 (41.22%) SCOM
2 22 (16.79%) SCVMM
3 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (4.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (4.58%) vCenter Server
5 5 (3.82%) SCSM
6 3 (2.29%) AirWatch
6 3 (2.29%) Perfmon
7 2 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.53%) vRealize
8 1 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.76%) Nessus
8 1 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (37.40%) VMware
2 43 (32.82%) Microsoft
3 26 (19.85%) Citrix
4 21 (16.03%) Remedy
5 19 (14.50%) SolarWinds
6 18 (13.74%) Cisco
7 13 (9.92%) McAfee
8 9 (6.87%) Ivanti
9 7 (5.34%) EMC
10 6 (4.58%) Dell
11 5 (3.82%) HP
11 5 (3.82%) Oracle
11 5 (3.82%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.82%) Snow
12 4 (3.05%) NetApp
13 3 (2.29%) LogRhythm
13 3 (2.29%) Lumension
14 2 (1.53%) Fujitsu
14 2 (1.53%) IronPort
14 2 (1.53%) MobileIron