Period
to 19 October 2018

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 October 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 51 63
Rank change year-on-year +12 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 34 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.98% 1.34% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.10% 15.79% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £163 £265 £204
90th Percentile £400 £440 £360
East Midlands median daily rate £290 £300 £550
% change year-on-year -3.33% -45.45% +144.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +23.24% -29.00% +53.85%

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 121 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.15% 8.47% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 33 43
Northamptonshire median daily rate £383 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +11.11% -20.59%
10th Percentile £275 £290 £233
90th Percentile £459 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £18.75
% change year-on-year +23.20% -24.27% +44.23%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 October 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
Northampton -3 14 £370 -17.78%
SCCM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 18 (52.94%) Citrix
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (41.18%) Application Packaging
4 13 (38.24%) Windows
5 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 12 (35.29%) XenApp
5 12 (35.29%) XenDesktop
6 11 (32.35%) ITIL
7 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
7 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
8 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.65%) Automotive
10 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
10 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
11 4 (11.76%) SCOM
11 4 (11.76%) Migration
11 4 (11.76%) Cisco
12 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.82%) CCNA
12 3 (8.82%) MCP
12 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.82%) MCSA
12 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
12 3 (8.82%) VMware
12 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
12 3 (8.82%) Office 365

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 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) Skype
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
2 1 (2.94%) VoIP
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (17.65%) Automotive
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Applications Packager
2 12 (35.29%) Citrix Packager
3 4 (11.76%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support
6 1 (2.94%) IT Technician
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (2.94%) SUSE
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Application Packaging
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.88%) CAD
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CCNA
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.82%) MCP
1 3 (8.82%) MCSA
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCITP
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 12 (35.29%) XenApp
2 12 (35.29%) XenDesktop
3 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) SCSM
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) AppDNA
3 1 (2.94%) Perfmon
3 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Citrix
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.88%) Twitter
6 1 (2.94%) Calypso
6 1 (2.94%) Dell
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Snow
6 1 (2.94%) Splunk