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 3 months to 29 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 63 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 17 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.28% 0.15% 1.68%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.32% 1.82% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Median daily rate £375 £190 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +97.36% -52.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £185 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £195 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.39% +3.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £25.75 £20.19
% change year-on-year -43.68% +27.56%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 111 55 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 14.90% 8.20% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 46 99
Median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £20.19
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 - £19.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 - £20.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -50.00% +68.67%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Milton Keynes

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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 29 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 31 (72.09%) Security Cleared
3 26 (60.47%) ITIL
4 25 (58.14%) SC Cleared
4 25 (58.14%) Windows Vista
5 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
6 18 (41.86%) MSI
6 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
7 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
8 15 (34.88%) Application Packaging
8 15 (34.88%) DV Cleared
8 15 (34.88%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (27.91%) Oracle
10 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
10 12 (27.91%) Finance
11 11 (25.58%) Release Management
11 11 (25.58%) HP
12 10 (23.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
12 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS R12
12 10 (23.26%) Migration
12 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS
12 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (18.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 8 (18.60%) ISEB
14 8 (18.60%) Citrix
14 8 (18.60%) VMware

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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 (13.95%) IIS
2 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.30%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
3 4 (9.30%) NAS
4 2 (4.65%) ATM
5 1 (2.33%) ADSL
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) MPLS
5 1 (2.33%) SMS
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) VLAN
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (6.98%) Big Data
3 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.65%) DB2
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MSI
2 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.33%) XMLSpy
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Architect
2 10 (23.26%) Test Manager
3 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (18.60%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.63%) E-Business Manager
4 5 (11.63%) UAT Manager
4 5 (11.63%) UAT Test Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Applications Packager
5 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Deployment Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Active Directory Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.65%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
1 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 25 (58.14%) Windows Vista
3 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
7 6 (13.95%) Linux
7 6 (13.95%) Solaris
7 6 (13.95%) Unix
8 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
9 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
10 2 (4.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) ITIL
2 15 (34.88%) Application Packaging
2 15 (34.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (25.58%) Release Management
4 10 (23.26%) Migration
4 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.28%) Change Management
6 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
6 6 (13.95%) Software Deployment
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) DevOps
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.63%) Service Management
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (9.30%) Patch Management
8 4 (9.30%) Security Patching
8 4 (9.30%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (6.98%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) Time Management
10 2 (4.65%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) VB
3 4 (9.30%) VBScript
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (72.09%) Security Cleared
2 25 (58.14%) SC Cleared
3 15 (34.88%) DV Cleared
4 8 (18.60%) ISEB
5 6 (13.95%) MCSE
5 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.98%) MCITP
6 3 (6.98%) MCP
7 2 (4.65%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CCSP
8 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.65%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (18.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (18.60%) SCOM
3 5 (11.63%) WSUS
4 4 (9.30%) BladeLogic
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (4.65%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.65%) OpenView
5 2 (4.65%) OVSD
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle
3 11 (25.58%) HP
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix
4 8 (18.60%) VMware
5 4 (9.30%) Remedy
5 4 (9.30%) StorageTek
5 4 (9.30%) Sun
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco
6 2 (4.65%) Lumension
6 2 (4.65%) McAfee
7 1 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.33%) Juniper
7 1 (2.33%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (2.33%) SAP
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