The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 28 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.

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 32 21
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 8 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.15% 1.59% 3.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 22.22% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Median daily rate £205 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £375 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £395 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £320
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £17.48 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.14% +16.50%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 40 18 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 15.75% 7.17% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 7
Median daily rate £400 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £375 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Liverpool

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Liverpool over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Liverpool

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Liverpool

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) G Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
1 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Support
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Support
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) BYOD
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
4 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Altiris
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Wyse