The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 58 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.64% 1.02% 2.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.14% 10.71% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Median daily rate £288 £363 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.68% +141.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £363 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £364 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.61% +3.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -30.95% +13.51%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 56 56 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 8.93% 9.52% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 41 57
Median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £302 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Abingdon - 3 £288 -
Oxford -2 1 - - 3
SCCM
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 10 (55.56%) Office 365
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
7 6 (33.33%) Application Rationalisation
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (33.33%) PMI
7 6 (33.33%) PMP
7 6 (33.33%) PMI Certification
7 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 3 (16.67%) Migration
10 3 (16.67%) PKI
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (16.67%) PMO
11 2 (11.11%) Service Design
11 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
11 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
11 2 (11.11%) F5
11 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (11.11%) Project Management
11 2 (11.11%) Firewall
11 2 (11.11%) Avaya
11 2 (11.11%) Internet

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
2 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.56%) IaaS
4 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
1 2 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PMI
2 3 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) VMS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Application Rationalisation
1 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Informatics
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 6 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (11.11%) Nessus
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Avaya
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) F5
2 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 2 (11.11%) Sophos
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) AppSense
3 1 (5.56%) CommVault
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk