Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 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 > Kent
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 53 42
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 +4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 15 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.40% 1.76% 1.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 42.86% 24.32% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 8
Kent median daily rate £330 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.00% -38.46% -10.34%
10th Percentile £219 £142 £249
90th Percentile £528 £469 £339
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £320
% change year-on-year -6.67% +17.19% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £25.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £22.07 £18.50
% change year-on-year -32.03% +19.30% +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 Kent with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 35 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.94% 7.24% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 26
Kent median daily rate £330 £325 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% -3.35% -7.24%
10th Percentile £259 £144 £228
90th Percentile £528 £483 £506
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £52.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £14.50 £27.38
% change year-on-year +18.97% -47.03% +32.94%

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £330 -
Dartford +3 4 £269 +95.45%
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) XenApp
5 7 (46.67%) Office 365
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
7 5 (33.33%) Skype
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
9 3 (20.00%) Back Office
9 3 (20.00%) Wyse
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune

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 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Skype
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 3 (20.00%) Back Office
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Packager
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Security
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 6 (40.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Wyse
5 2 (13.33%) Polycom
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (13.33%) Splunk
6 1 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Draytek
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Mitel
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter