The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 61 41
Rank change year-on-year +10 -20  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.71% 2.06% 1.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.56% 23.53% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Median daily rate £313 £338 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +125.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £320
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
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 South Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 61 51 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 10.87% 8.76% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 30 11
Median daily rate £375 £140 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +167.85% -53.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £371 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +17.18%  
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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in South Wales

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in South Wales

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the South Wales 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
Cardiff +16 3 £325 -3.70% 1
Bridgend - 1 £275 -
SCCM
Wales

SCCM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

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 South Wales region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Disk Encryption
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) MCollective
5 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (14.29%) Ansible
5 1 (14.29%) Rundeck
5 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (14.29%) Packer
5 1 (14.29%) Sonatype
5 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) ThinApp
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) AIX

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
1 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
1 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Release Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MCollective
1 1 (14.29%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
1 1 (14.29%) Disk Encryption
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) ITSM
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
1 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) PowerHA
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) BMC Marimba
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (14.29%) Nessus
2 1 (14.29%) Packer
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Rundeck
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) ThinApp
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) AppSense
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) Sonatype
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
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