Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 February 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)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 -31
Contract jobs citing SCCM 13 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.02% 1.32% 1.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.31% 10.67% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Merseyside median daily rate £120 £200 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -46.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £112 £113 £260
90th Percentile £358 £370 £395
North West median daily rate £325 £400 £290
% change year-on-year -18.75% +37.93% -1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 - £12.00
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £14.52 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.08% -27.40% -8.05%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 61 75 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 14.19% 12.34% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 50 25
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £120 £212 £321
90th Percentile £576 £500 £510
North West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% +108.33% -
North West median hourly rate £15.69 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.34% -12.50% -29.20%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Merseyside

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Merseyside

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Merseyside over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Merseyside

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Merseyside

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Liverpool +11 13 £120 -40.00%
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Facilities Management
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 10
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) WSUS
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
8 2 (15.38%) Veeam
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
8 2 (15.38%) VLAN
8 2 (15.38%) VoIP
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) Wireless
8 2 (15.38%) Back Office

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) IT Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) ICT Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Senior ICT Technician
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 10
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Facilities Management
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) VBScript
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) WSUS
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.69%) EdgeSight
3 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.69%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Ivanti
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft