Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 76 95
Rank change year-on-year +25 +19 -11
Contract jobs citing SCCM 24 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.56% 0.89% 1.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.22% 12.66% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 11
South Wales median daily rate £195 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -38.46% +106.35%
10th Percentile £134 £100 £290
90th Percentile £369 £465 £388
Wales median daily rate £200 £525 £325
% change year-on-year -61.90% +61.54% +85.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 - £10.00
10th Percentile £14.45 - £9.20
90th Percentile £18.75 - £10.80
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 - £9.50

SCCM is in the Systems Management category. The following 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.

All Systems Management Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 108 79 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 11.54% 7.07% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 62 56
South Wales median daily rate £368 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.98% +19.29% +1.45%
10th Percentile £164 £218 £183
90th Percentile £519 £559 £450
Wales median daily rate £400 £453 £375
% change year-on-year -11.60% +20.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 - £10.00
10th Percentile £14.90 - £9.20
90th Percentile £31.94 - £10.80
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 - £9.50

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in South Wales

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +26 9 £195 -15.68%
Cardiff -1 9 £334 +270.83% 2
Monmouthshire - 3 £185 -
SCCM
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 10
4 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
5 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 8 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
6 7 (29.17%) IIS
6 7 (29.17%) HP
6 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (29.17%) SCOM
6 7 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (29.17%) VLAN
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
6 7 (29.17%) VSAN
6 7 (29.17%) vSphere
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (25.00%) Office 365
7 6 (25.00%) SQL
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (20.83%) RUP
8 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.83%) Project Management

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 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) VLAN
1 7 (29.17%) VSAN
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 2 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 7 (29.17%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Information Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Release Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) QC Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) FMCG
3 2 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 10
3 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) Defect Management
3 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) RUP
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.83%) Test Management
3 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.83%) Unified Process
4 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.50%) High Availability
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) ITSM
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) C
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) HNC
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Workstation
2 7 (29.17%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (29.17%) SCOM
2 5 (20.83%) WSUS
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) McAfee
5 2 (8.33%) BMC
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Remedy
5 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) AppSense