Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 53 50
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing SCCM 25 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.08% 1.04% 2.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.37% 16.67% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 17
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +25.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £185 £340 £200
90th Percentile £400 £443 £375
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £340 £325
% change year-on-year -11.76% +4.62% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £18.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £18.00
% change year-on-year +23.24% -21.11% +33.33%

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 117 42 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.39% 6.26% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 22 62
Northamptonshire median daily rate £385 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.70% -20.59%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £201
90th Percentile £450 £512 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £18.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.10 £17.50
% change year-on-year +24.10% -19.43% +29.63%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +5 11 £375 -16.67% 2
Daventry - 1 - -
SCCM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 11 (44.00%) Citrix
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (36.00%) Application Packaging
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) XenApp
6 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (24.00%) Automotive
6 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) CCNA
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.00%) MCP
9 3 (12.00%) MCSE
9 3 (12.00%) MCSA
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (12.00%) VMware
9 3 (12.00%) MCITP
9 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
9 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (24.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Front Office
2 1 (4.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Applications Packager
2 10 (40.00%) Citrix Packager
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Build Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Evangelist
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) PC Build Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SCCM Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.00%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Application Packaging
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (4.00%) CAD
7 1 (4.00%) DNA
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCNA
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCITP
2 3 (12.00%) MCP
2 3 (12.00%) MCSA
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (24.00%) XenApp
4 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) AppDNA
1 1 (4.00%) SCOM
1 1 (4.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Citrix
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) Snow
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds