The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 51 35
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 8 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.02% 0.89% 2.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.63% 11.36% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Median daily rate £275 £288 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +9.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £278 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £298 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £320
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £17.48 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.14% +16.50%  

SCCM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 27 44 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 6.82% 7.83% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 18
Median daily rate £325 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.90% +15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.94 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +99.37% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing SCCM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Nottinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Nottinghamshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Nottinghamshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Nottinghamshire

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Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +12 8 £275 -4.34% 4
SCCM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) NetApp
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
9 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
10 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
10 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
11 1 (6.67%) DHCP
11 1 (6.67%) DNS
11 1 (6.67%) SLA
11 1 (6.67%) Linux
11 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
11 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
11 1 (6.67%) Project Management
11 1 (6.67%) Change Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Support
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Server Support
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) QMS
2 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix