Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 58 63
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5 -18
Contract jobs citing SCCM 14 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.03% 0.93% 1.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.45% 13.51% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 11
Kent median daily rate £325 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +29.31% -35.56%
10th Percentile £190 £189 £138
90th Percentile £525 £438 £450
South East median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.22 £16.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.73% -30.53% +37.68%

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 55 37 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.90% 6.86% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 71
Kent median daily rate £341 £350 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -19.35% -3.56%
10th Percentile £200 £311 £200
90th Percentile £525 £515 £750
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £52.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% -47.69% +64.56%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 - 4 £250 -
Dover - 2 £190 -
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 10
4 7 (50.00%) XenApp
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Citrix
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) Office 365
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
8 3 (21.43%) Skype
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (21.43%) Application Virtualisation
8 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
8 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
8 3 (21.43%) Back Office
8 3 (21.43%) Wyse
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) LAN
9 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging

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 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
3 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Skype
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support
3 5 (35.71%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
6 2 (14.29%) Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
1 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 10
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) XenApp
3 6 (42.86%) Virtual Desktop
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Citrix
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Wyse
3 2 (14.29%) Polycom
3 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 2 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Draytek
4 1 (7.14%) ShoreTel
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter