Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 November 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 41 44
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.34% 1.61% 3.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.14% 22.22% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 11
Kent median daily rate £200 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% -10.34% -9.38%
10th Percentile £140 £249 £213
90th Percentile £469 £339 £480
South East median daily rate £363 £325 £339
% change year-on-year +11.54% -4.06% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Kent median hourly rate - - £13.50
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.51% +5.71% +12.90%

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 Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 29 36 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.53% 7.24% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 21
Kent median daily rate £320 £344 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.91% +1.10% -15.00%
10th Percentile £200 £199 £225
90th Percentile £451 £463 £480
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Kent median hourly rate - - £15.96
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £25.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year -43.96% +29.38% +0.45%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Kent

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Kent

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Kent over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Kent

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Kent

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Tonbridge - 2 £331 -
Dartford - 1 £138 -
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Eikon
4 3 (42.86%) FactSet
4 3 (42.86%) Bloomberg
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) VBScript
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (14.29%) WSUS
6 1 (14.29%) SCOM
6 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (14.29%) SCOrch

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Power BI
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Bloomberg
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) FactSet
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) VMware