The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 24 June 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 43 40
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.31% 0.34% 2.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.33% 4.35% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £128
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.61% +3.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -30.95% +15.06%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 30 23 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 9.23% 7.77% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 24
Median daily rate £475 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £332 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Oxford

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) PMI
4 4 (44.44%) PMP
4 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (33.33%) Application Rationalisation
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) PMO
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) PKI
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Service Design
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (11.11%) Big Data
7 1 (11.11%) IaaS
7 1 (11.11%) Skype
7 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
7 1 (11.11%) Data Centre

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) IaaS
4 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 3G
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) PMI
2 3 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (11.11%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Application Rationalisation
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Informatics
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
1 4 (44.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds