The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 24 June 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)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 16 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.56% 5.44% 1.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.77% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £128 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -55.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.61% +3.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -30.95% +15.06%  

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 Luton with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13 16 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 8.33% 10.88% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 2
Median daily rate £480 £360 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +25.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Luton

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Governance
2 3 (75.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Governance
1 3 (75.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware