Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 80 58
Rank change year-on-year +50 -22 +13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 80 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.46% 2.08% 2.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.24% 14.29% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 25
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £160 £259 £211
90th Percentile £506 £500 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £288 £350
% change year-on-year +30.43% -17.86% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.58% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year -76.58% - -

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 194 259 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.67% 14.55% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 113 102
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £388 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.32% +25.40%
10th Percentile £200 £158 £186
90th Percentile £570 £525 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year +5.96% -0.66% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £24.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +108.70% -36.99%
10th Percentile £12.33 £12.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.50 £60.00 £11.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £24.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -41.46% +108.70% -39.47%

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 18 December 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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 61 (76.25%) Windows
2 40 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
4 28 (35.00%) Security Cleared
5 21 (26.25%) Citrix
5 21 (26.25%) Windows 10
6 20 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 19 (23.75%) WSUS
7 19 (23.75%) ITIL
8 18 (22.50%) Migration
8 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
9 17 (21.25%) Finance
10 16 (20.00%) VMware
11 14 (17.50%) Change Management
11 14 (17.50%) DV Cleared
11 14 (17.50%) ITIL V3
11 14 (17.50%) Office 365
12 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (16.25%) SCOM
12 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (15.00%) Cisco
13 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (15.00%) Unified Communications
13 12 (15.00%) Patch Management
14 11 (13.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (13.75%) McAfee
15 10 (12.50%) HP
15 10 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
16 9 (11.25%) Customer Requirements
16 9 (11.25%) Software Delivery

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 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
1 6 (7.50%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.25%) GroupWise
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) Office 365
2 5 (6.25%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) Unified Communications
2 9 (11.25%) SNMP
2 9 (11.25%) SSL
2 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.00%) WAN
4 7 (8.75%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (6.25%) Firewall
5 5 (6.25%) LAN
5 5 (6.25%) SAN
5 5 (6.25%) Skype
6 4 (5.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Financial Institution
3 7 (8.75%) Law
4 3 (3.75%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Support Analyst
3 7 (8.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Support
3 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 7 (8.75%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Desktop Support
4 6 (7.50%) IT Support
5 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (6.25%) Architect
5 5 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.75%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.75%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Device Driver
1 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.75%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.50%) Clustering
4 6 (7.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 5 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 5 (6.25%) Wiki
6 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 61 (76.25%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Windows 10
3 18 (22.50%) Windows 7
4 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.75%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.00%) Linux
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) ITIL
2 18 (22.50%) Migration
3 14 (17.50%) Change Management
3 14 (17.50%) ITIL V3
4 12 (15.00%) Patch Management
5 9 (11.25%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (11.25%) Software Delivery
6 8 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.75%) IT Strategy
7 7 (8.75%) ITSM
7 7 (8.75%) Server Building
7 7 (8.75%) Server Management
7 7 (8.75%) Service Management
8 6 (7.50%) Task Automation
8 6 (7.50%) Ticket Management
9 5 (6.25%) Decision-Making
9 5 (6.25%) IT Asset Management
9 5 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) Java
2 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (17.50%) DV Cleared
4 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (13.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (7.50%) CCA
6 6 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (7.50%) MCTS
6 6 (7.50%) VCAP
6 6 (7.50%) VCP4
6 6 (7.50%) VCP5
7 4 (5.00%) MCSA
8 3 (3.75%) MCSE
9 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (2.50%) Degree
9 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 3 (3.75%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (11.25%) Firmware
5 7 (8.75%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.75%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.50%) vCloud
6 6 (7.50%) vSphere
6 6 (7.50%) XenServer
7 3 (3.75%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 19 (23.75%) WSUS
2 13 (16.25%) SCOM
3 9 (11.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (8.75%) SCVMM
5 6 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (7.50%) vCenter Server
6 5 (6.25%) OVSD
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.25%) Citrix
3 16 (20.00%) VMware
4 12 (15.00%) Cisco
5 11 (13.75%) McAfee
6 10 (12.50%) HP
7 8 (10.00%) Adobe
8 7 (8.75%) NetApp
8 7 (8.75%) Sony
8 7 (8.75%) Splunk
9 6 (7.50%) Apple
10 4 (5.00%) Blue Coat
10 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.25%) Google
12 1 (1.25%) Ivanti
12 1 (1.25%) Wyse