Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 55 63
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 +2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 11 32 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.20% 2.95% 3.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.21% 20.25% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 34
Median daily rate £405 £465 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +118.82% -37.73%
10th Percentile £377 £401 £118
90th Percentile £450 £500 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £440 £225
% change year-on-year -9.09% +95.56% -35.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.40 - £14.05
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.40 - £16.53

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 39 158 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.80% 14.56% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 81 114
Median daily rate £353 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.68% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £185
90th Percentile £450 £675 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £370 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -22.05% +18.75% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Median hourly rate £11.40 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.57% +3.70% -
Median hourly rate £11.95 £14.00 £16.53
% change year-on-year -14.64% -15.28% +0.15%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for SCCM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) BladeLogic
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
4 5 (45.45%) WSUS
4 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
4 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
4 5 (45.45%) Security Patching
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) VBScript
5 4 (36.36%) VB
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) Remedy
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) Publishing

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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Public Sector
1 3 (27.27%) Publishing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Deployment Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Vista
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
1 5 (45.45%) Problem Management
1 5 (45.45%) Security Patching
2 4 (36.36%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Software Deployment
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Ticket Management
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) VB
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) BladeLogic
2 5 (45.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Remedy
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com