Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 40 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 8 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.64% 2.60% 0.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.78% 17.81% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Merseyside median daily rate £130 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% -35.00% +150.00%
North West median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +20.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £13.00 -
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £14.52
% change year-on-year +29.63% -7.02% +21.00%

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 45 73 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 9.20% 14.60% 10.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 29
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% +3.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £132 £254 £310
90th Percentile £541 £488 £534
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -48.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £14.45 £11.50 £22.50
90th Percentile £18.35 £14.50 £27.50
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.62
% change year-on-year -7.89% -3.14% +63.46%

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 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 16 November 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 -4 7 £130 -60.00% 2
SCCM
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Back Office
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Brocade
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (12.50%) Ivanti
6 1 (12.50%) SCOM
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) XenServer
6 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange

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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Ivanti
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware