Period
to 21 September 2018

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 6 months to 21 September 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 49 59
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 +6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 35 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.51% 3.43% 2.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.08% 22.22% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 15
Oxford median daily rate £313 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.88% - +106.45%
10th Percentile £189 £250 £250
90th Percentile £415 £425 £438
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £398 £400
% change year-on-year -18.24% -0.63% +166.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate £17.00 - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 - £17.50

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 Oxford with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 97 99 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 15.28% 15.42% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 80 59
Oxford median daily rate £425 £436 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.58% +16.33% -
10th Percentile £223 £250 £293
90th Percentile £576 £575 £481
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £440 £375
% change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate £17.00 - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -26.09% +31.43% -5.41%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 21 September 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 18 (51.43%) Apple
4 18 (51.43%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (45.71%) Office 365
5 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
5 16 (45.71%) Web Services
6 15 (42.86%) DNS
6 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 14 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (37.14%) Apple iOS
8 13 (37.14%) Data Protection
8 13 (37.14%) Mac OS
8 13 (37.14%) DHCP
8 13 (37.14%) Remote Desktop
8 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (34.29%) GDPR
9 12 (34.29%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (34.29%) Migration
9 12 (34.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (34.29%) Application Packaging
9 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Intune
10 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
11 10 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (28.57%) Runbook
12 9 (25.71%) ITIL

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 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) eRoom
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (45.71%) Office 365
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.71%) Datadog
4 2 (5.71%) OneDrive
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
4 2 (5.71%) Slack
5 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) DNS
2 13 (37.14%) DHCP
2 13 (37.14%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (11.43%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (8.57%) Skype
4 3 (8.57%) VoIP
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
5 2 (5.71%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (5.71%) PBX
5 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Support Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Desktop Support
4 8 (22.86%) Office 365 Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) SCCM Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Server Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
7 4 (11.43%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Server Support
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server Support
8 3 (8.57%) Deskside Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Deskside Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.57%) iPad
2 3 (8.57%) iPhone
2 3 (8.57%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 13 (37.14%) Apple iOS
4 13 (37.14%) Mac OS
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 3 (8.57%) Android
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 13 (37.14%) Data Protection
3 12 (34.29%) Application Packaging
3 12 (34.29%) Migration
4 11 (31.43%) Problem Management
5 10 (28.57%) Runbook
5 10 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (25.71%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
8 3 (8.57%) ITSM
8 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.71%) DevOps
9 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (5.71%) Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) C#
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) Python
2 2 (5.71%) Ruby
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCITP
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (8.57%) BitLocker
4 2 (5.71%) Samba
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (11.43%) SCOM
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 2 (5.71%) Terraform
4 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.86%) Perfmon
4 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) Apple
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Adobe
6 2 (5.71%) Ivanti
6 2 (5.71%) New Relic
6 2 (5.71%) PagerDuty
7 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.86%) Brocade
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.86%) VMware