Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 July 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)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 74 56
Rank change year-on-year -13 -18 +31
Contract jobs citing SCCM 24 30 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.87% 2.30% 4.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.13% 14.22% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 78
North East median daily rate £218 £350 £252
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.86% +39.17% +25.75%
10th Percentile £187 £188 £178
90th Percentile £293 £480 £327
England median daily rate £325 £320 £339
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.54% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 13
North East median hourly rate £15.35 £41.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.56% +46.43% +129.93%
10th Percentile £15.20 £33.88 £11.80
90th Percentile £20.23 £42.70 £36.40
England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.68 £19.00
% change year-on-year +19.25% -22.76% +5.56%

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 263 211 555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.47% 16.18% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 158 369
North East median daily rate £361 £388 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.77% +37.17% -5.83%
10th Percentile £255 £279 £209
90th Percentile £525 £513 £422
England median daily rate £488 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +5.29% +8.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 38
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £32.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.23% +16.07% +86.67%
10th Percentile £8.91 £25.85 £13.85
90th Percentile £30.75 £45.40 £36.50
England median hourly rate £19.70 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +9.44% -18.18% +8.99%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in the North East

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in the North East

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in the North East over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in the North East

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in the North East

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Tyne and Wear -13 19 £220 -45.00%
Durham -3 5 £160 +52.38% 1
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 North East region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) DNS
3 13 (54.17%) DHCP
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
4 12 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 12 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 12 (50.00%) Citrix
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) Fat Client
5 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (45.83%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (45.83%) Thin Client
5 11 (45.83%) 3G
5 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
6 10 (41.67%) XenApp
6 10 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 10 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
6 10 (41.67%) Ivanti
7 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (37.50%) VMware
7 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
7 9 (37.50%) ThinPrint
8 5 (20.83%) Office 365
8 5 (20.83%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (20.83%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) DHCP
1 13 (54.17%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) 3G
2 11 (45.83%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) SMS
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.17%) Skype
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Rollout Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Fat Client
1 11 (45.83%) Thin Client
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Android
6 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (12.50%) ITSM
2 3 (12.50%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Service Management
2 3 (12.50%) Statistics
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VB
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (41.67%) XenApp
3 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) BitLocker
5 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) Ivanti
4 9 (37.50%) ThinPrint
4 9 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.50%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) HP