The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 48 42
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 28 9 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.48% 1.40% 3.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.56% 33.33% 27.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 11
Median daily rate £388 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £358 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £418 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.61% +3.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -30.95% +13.51%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 86 27 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 13.76% 4.19% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 13 56
Median daily rate £505 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SCCM in Hertfordshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 8 £130 - 3
Hatfield - 4 £488 - 2
Welwyn - 3 £550 -
Stevenage 0 2 - -
Hertford - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
SCCM
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Windows 7
3 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
4 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.00%) VMware
5 17 (34.00%) PowerShell
6 13 (26.00%) Citrix
7 10 (20.00%) Apple
7 10 (20.00%) HP
7 10 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
9 8 (16.00%) BitLocker
9 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (14.00%) LAN
10 7 (14.00%) WAN
10 7 (14.00%) Internet
10 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (14.00%) Office 365
11 6 (12.00%) Windows 10
11 6 (12.00%) MSI
11 6 (12.00%) ITIL
11 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 5 (10.00%) Smartphone
12 5 (10.00%) Validation
12 5 (10.00%) VBScript
12 5 (10.00%) Symantec
12 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (10.00%) DBS Check

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.00%) Site Server
3 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
2 4 (8.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) Internet
1 7 (14.00%) LAN
1 7 (14.00%) WAN
2 4 (8.00%) Skype
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) SAN
4 2 (4.00%) Wireless
4 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.00%) NAS
5 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.00%) SNMP
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MSI
2 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Front Office
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Desktop Support
2 9 (18.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (12.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Packager
5 5 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) IT Technician
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 4 (8.00%) IT Support
6 4 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) SCCM Architect
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.00%) SCCM Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 4 (8.00%) CESG
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) EPoS
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Windows 10
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.00%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.00%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.00%) Android
10 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.00%) Linux
10 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (12.00%) ITIL
3 5 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (10.00%) Validation
4 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
4 4 (8.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 4 (8.00%) Disk Encryption
4 4 (8.00%) Presales
4 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (4.00%) Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Release Management
6 2 (4.00%) SDLC
6 2 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.00%) C++
3 1 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) DBS Check
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.00%) MCSA
4 4 (8.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) CCNA
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.00%) MCITP
5 2 (4.00%) MCTS
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.00%) MCDST
6 1 (2.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (16.00%) BitLocker
3 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.00%) XenApp
4 5 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.00%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.00%) SCOM
2 4 (8.00%) SCSM
2 4 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (4.00%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.00%) OpenView
4 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) VMware
3 13 (26.00%) Citrix
4 10 (20.00%) Apple
4 10 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (10.00%) Symantec
6 4 (8.00%) Altiris
6 4 (8.00%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.00%) AppSense
7 2 (4.00%) Becrypt
7 2 (4.00%) BMC
7 2 (4.00%) Dell
7 2 (4.00%) McAfee
7 2 (4.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.00%) Veeam
8 1 (2.00%) Adobe
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.00%) Toshiba
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