Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 57 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -14
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.32% 1.84% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.43% 23.61% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +25.00% -26.76%
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £350 £225
% change year-on-year -14.29% +55.56% -30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £18.75 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £19.38 £13.50
% change year-on-year -26.71% +43.52% -7.28%

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 42 72 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.18% 7.80% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 51 38
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £290 £225 £272
90th Percentile £448 £575 £524
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £380 £413
% change year-on-year -7.89% -7.88% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £18.75 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.10 £18.38 £13.50
% change year-on-year -23.27% +36.11% -12.90%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -9 1 £450 +38.46%
SCCM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (33.33%) SLA
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
7 3 (33.33%) Security Management
7 3 (33.33%) Change Management
7 3 (33.33%) AppSense
7 3 (33.33%) Information Security
7 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
7 3 (33.33%) SCOM
7 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
8 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
8 2 (22.22%) Skype
8 2 (22.22%) SAN
8 2 (22.22%) VoIP

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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Skype
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Network Communications Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) PDA
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) AppSense
4 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee