Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 27 May 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - +32 +2
Contract jobs citing SCCM 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.46% - 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.18% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate £250 - £350
UK median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.57% -7.28% +12.89%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.54% 5.62% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 12
Northern Ireland median daily rate £312 £323 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% -4.44% -3.57%
10th Percentile £259 £213 £128
90th Percentile £495 £484 £608
UK median daily rate £477 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.89% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.65% +2.22% +12.50%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Northern Ireland

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Northern Ireland

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
County Antrim - 2 £250 -
SCCM
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) VMware