The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Rank 79 89 86
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 10 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.97% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.43% 6.77% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £315 £358 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +48.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £419 £304
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £318
% change year-on-year -4.00% -1.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +12.90%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 106 133 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 10.28% 9.33% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 91 69
Median daily rate £425 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Leeds

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Leeds

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Leeds

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (28.57%) Office 365
5 6 (28.57%) SCOM
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) MS Office
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (19.05%) Veeam
7 4 (19.05%) DNS
7 4 (19.05%) HP
7 4 (19.05%) Dell
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
8 3 (14.29%) Symantec
8 3 (14.29%) EMC
8 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) DHCP

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) FTP
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Hudson
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
1 1 (4.76%) Back Office
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Support
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (9.52%) Project Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.76%) Android
8 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
8 1 (4.76%) VMS
8 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.52%) Change Control
2 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
2 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (9.52%) DevOps
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
2 2 (9.52%) Server Building
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
2 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (4.76%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (4.76%) Email Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) People Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Docker
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.52%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.76%) Ansible
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Dell
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Veeam
4 3 (14.29%) Apple
4 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk