The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 24 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.88% 1.92% 1.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.27% 28.57% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £363 £519 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.12% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £315
% change year-on-year -4.00% -0.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +12.90%  

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11 7 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 6.88% 6.73% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
Median daily rate £450 £513 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.19% +86.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £513 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £525 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -15.55% +5.88%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Portsmouth

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Portsmouth

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
3 3 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (60.00%) MSI
3 3 (60.00%) AdminStudio
3 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) DameWare
5 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) AdminStudio
1 3 (60.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Packager
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) MSI Packager
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft