Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 25 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 57 76
Rank change year-on-year -7 +19 +4
Contract jobs citing SCCM 48 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.00% 2.69% 2.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.08% 19.21% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 15
Milton Keynes median daily rate £300 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +2.22% +15.38%
10th Percentile £118 £293 £178
90th Percentile £500 £500 £409
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £275 £348 £338
% change year-on-year -20.86% +2.96% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £42.50 - £17.50
10th Percentile £15.49 - £14.03
90th Percentile £60.00 - £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £17.50

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 239 177 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.94% 14.03% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 103 69
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.52% +14.41%
10th Percentile £135 £235 £180
90th Percentile £539 £538 £481
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £370
% change year-on-year +1.27% +6.76% +18.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.50 £11.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.04% -31.34% -44.17%
10th Percentile £17.71 £11.25 £14.20
90th Percentile £60.00 £11.75 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.50 £11.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +113.04% -39.47% -36.67%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SCCM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 33 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
4 20 (41.67%) ITIL
5 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
6 18 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 17 (35.42%) SC Cleared
7 17 (35.42%) Office 365
8 15 (31.25%) ITIL V3
8 15 (31.25%) McAfee
9 14 (29.17%) Windows 10
9 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
10 12 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 12 (25.00%) Change Management
11 11 (22.92%) Citrix
12 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (18.75%) MCSE
12 9 (18.75%) Firewall
12 9 (18.75%) QA
12 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
13 8 (16.67%) BitLocker
13 8 (16.67%) VMware
13 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (14.58%) SQL
14 7 (14.58%) Cisco
14 7 (14.58%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (12.50%) Lumension

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Office 365
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.17%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) VPN
3 4 (8.33%) ATM
3 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (8.33%) LAN
3 4 (8.33%) WAN
4 3 (6.25%) Skype
5 2 (4.17%) DNS
5 2 (4.17%) Wireless
5 2 (4.17%) WLAN
6 1 (2.08%) DHCP
6 1 (2.08%) NAS
6 1 (2.08%) SAN
6 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) Big Data
1 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) WiX
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (12.50%) Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (10.42%) Applications Packager
3 5 (10.42%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) CMDB
1 5 (10.42%) iPad
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.25%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) iPhone
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 14 (29.17%) Windows 10
3 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Vista
8 3 (6.25%) Linux
9 2 (4.17%) Solaris
9 2 (4.17%) Unix
9 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.08%) CentOS
10 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.08%) SUSE
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) ITIL
2 15 (31.25%) ITIL V3
3 12 (25.00%) Change Management
4 8 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
5 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps
6 5 (10.42%) Process Architecture
6 5 (10.42%) Software Deployment
7 4 (8.33%) Logistics
7 4 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
8 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.17%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) Java
3 2 (4.17%) VBScript
4 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
2 17 (35.42%) SC Cleared
3 12 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (18.75%) MCSE
4 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.33%) CCNA
5 4 (8.33%) CCSP
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.33%) MCITP
5 4 (8.33%) MCSA
5 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 4 (8.33%) PMP
6 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
2 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) BitLocker
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.17%) XenApp
6 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.08%) Docker
7 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.08%) UAG
7 1 (2.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (10.42%) SCOM
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.08%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.08%) Puppet
5 1 (2.08%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.08%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) McAfee
3 11 (22.92%) Citrix
4 8 (16.67%) VMware
5 7 (14.58%) Cisco
6 6 (12.50%) Lumension
7 5 (10.42%) HP
7 5 (10.42%) ServiceNow
8 3 (6.25%) Apple
9 2 (4.17%) Computacenter
9 2 (4.17%) Ivanti
9 2 (4.17%) MobileIron
9 2 (4.17%) Sun
9 2 (4.17%) Symantec
10 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.08%) Forcepoint
10 1 (2.08%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.08%) Nimsoft
10 1 (2.08%) Polycom
10 1 (2.08%) SOTI