Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 86 73
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13 +9
Contract jobs citing SCCM 19 47 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.52% 2.87% 2.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.26% 17.22% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 30
North East median daily rate £220 £214 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.92% -19.34% -21.48%
10th Percentile £171 £165 £154
90th Percentile £290 £313 £302
England median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £38.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.77% +198.08% +8.33%
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.64 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.77% +0.77% +4.67%

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 230 273 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.43% 16.65% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 182 145
North East median daily rate £363 £375 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +29.09% -6.29%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £221
90th Percentile £588 £507 £495
England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 8
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £24.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.75% +63.77% +11.94%
10th Percentile £8.38 £25.85 £11.43
90th Percentile £31.00 £55.25 £27.78
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.00% +6.95%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -9 14 £223 -9.18% 5
Durham -3 4 £205 - 1
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
3 13 (68.42%) DHCP
3 13 (68.42%) DNS
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
5 10 (52.63%) Citrix
5 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
6 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
6 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (47.37%) Software Delivery
6 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
7 8 (42.11%) 3G
7 8 (42.11%) Thin Client
7 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (42.11%) Fat Client
7 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) XenApp
8 7 (36.84%) Ivanti
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (36.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
9 6 (31.58%) ThinPrint
10 4 (21.05%) Migration
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) Office 365
10 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance

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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DHCP
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) 3G
2 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) SMS
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
5 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Rollout Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) IT Support
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Operations Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Fat Client
1 8 (42.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
4 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Server Building
3 2 (10.53%) Web Filtering
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.26%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VB
1 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) XenApp
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (10.53%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
6 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Citrix
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) Ivanti
5 6 (31.58%) ThinPrint
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) Forcepoint
7 1 (5.26%) Altiris
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) HP