Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 19 May 2019 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 48 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +18
Contract jobs citing SCCM 27 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.27% 2.11% 2.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.88% 23.44% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 18
Northamptonshire median daily rate £325 £375 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +78.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £200 £301 £200
90th Percentile £480 £388 £338
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £361 £250
% change year-on-year -10.03% +44.50% -59.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 - £13.50
10th Percentile £14.49 - £13.25
90th Percentile £15.46 - £13.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% +25.00% -30.00%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 160 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 25.32% 8.99% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 41 57
Northamptonshire median daily rate £389 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% - -
10th Percentile £284 £340 £200
90th Percentile £556 £538 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £387
% change year-on-year - +3.36% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.37 - £13.50
10th Percentile £14.49 - £13.25
90th Percentile £15.46 - £13.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £14.35
% change year-on-year +23.33% +4.53% +2.50%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Northamptonshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Northamptonshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Northamptonshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Northamptonshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. 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
Northampton +7 12 £325 -13.33% 1
Kettering - 5 - -
Daventry - 3 £313 -
SCCM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
5 15 (55.56%) ITIL
6 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
7 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
8 11 (40.74%) VMware
8 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 10 (37.04%) Cisco
9 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (33.33%) MCSE
11 8 (29.63%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (25.93%) HP
12 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
12 7 (25.93%) Automotive
13 6 (22.22%) Application Packaging
13 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (22.22%) MCITP
13 6 (22.22%) Office 365
13 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 6 (22.22%) DHCP
13 6 (22.22%) CCNA
13 6 (22.22%) DNS
13 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
13 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (18.52%) Antivirus Management

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Mimecast
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.41%) Boomi
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DHCP
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) LAN
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 3 (11.11%) HTTP
4 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) Skype
4 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) AdminStudio
1 4 (14.81%) InstallShield
General
1 7 (25.93%) Automotive
2 5 (18.52%) Back Office
2 5 (18.52%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Field Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior IT Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Site Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Software Packaging
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) BYOD
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.70%) Android
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Application Packaging
4 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (18.52%) Antivirus Management
5 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
5 5 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) MCSE
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (22.22%) CCNA
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (22.22%) MCITP
4 5 (18.52%) MCP
4 5 (18.52%) MCSA
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) CCSP
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
3 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (11.11%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (14.81%) ThinApp
1 4 (14.81%) WSUS
2 3 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.70%) OpenView
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) 3PAR
5 4 (14.81%) Brocade
5 4 (14.81%) McAfee
5 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) MuleSoft
8 1 (3.70%) Cognizant
8 1 (3.70%) StorageTek
8 1 (3.70%) Sun