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 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 42 55
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 13 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.32% 2.62% 2.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.49% 28.89% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 10
Median daily rate £500 £140 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +257.14% -55.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £320
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £14.85 £115.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.08% +547.88%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 51 45 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 9.11% 9.07% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 50
Median daily rate £450 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £408 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £14.85 £115.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.08% +283.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

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 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Oxfordshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 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
Oxford -5 8 £500 +284.61% 3
Kidlington - 2 £431 -
Bicester - 1 - -
SCCM
South East

SCCM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 21 (70.00%) Windows
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 12 (40.00%) Office 365
4 12 (40.00%) DNS
5 11 (36.67%) DHCP
5 11 (36.67%) SCOM
5 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (33.33%) Migration
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 8 (26.67%) ITIL
9 7 (23.33%) Dell
9 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
9 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (20.00%) XenApp
10 6 (20.00%) vSphere
10 6 (20.00%) Application Rationalisation
10 6 (20.00%) VMware
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (20.00%) Citrix
10 6 (20.00%) PMI
10 6 (20.00%) PMP
10 6 (20.00%) PMI Certification
10 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
11 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange

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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Office 365
2 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) DNS
2 11 (36.67%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) Skype
4 1 (3.33%) 3G
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MSI
General
1 5 (16.67%) Back Office
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Desktop Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) PMI
2 4 (13.33%) BYOD
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) PKI
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.33%) Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Migration
2 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 6 (20.00%) Application Rationalisation
3 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (16.67%) Service Design
5 4 (13.33%) Application Packaging
5 4 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Informatics
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
8 1 (3.33%) Personalization
8 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (3.33%) CCIE
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) RHCE
2 1 (3.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (20.00%) vSphere
2 6 (20.00%) XenApp
3 5 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) SCOM
2 4 (13.33%) AppDNA
2 4 (13.33%) EdgeSight
2 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (10.00%) Sysprep
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Dell
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Veritas
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) AppSense
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) CommVault
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec