The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 54 45
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 10 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.73% 1.87% 2.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.41% 16.00% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 21
Median daily rate £400 £463 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% +10.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £149 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.61% +3.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.65 £43.28 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.58% -  
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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 49 100 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 8.46% 11.71% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 53 44
Median daily rate £401 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.62% +5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £29.75 £24.06 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.64% +20.30%  
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Reading

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Reading

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Reading

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

1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) DHCP
4 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) Office 365
5 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) SCOM
6 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (13.33%) McAfee
7 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) MCSE
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) Skype
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CMDB
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.67%) Lumension
4 1 (6.67%) Meridio
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Varonis
Reading, Berkshire
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