The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 49 43
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 2 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.44% 2.01% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 14.29% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £165 £343 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.82% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £320
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 30 77 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 6.56% 14.10% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 57 5
Median daily rate £500 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +90.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in South Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) SAN
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) NetApp
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (40.00%) VoIP
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
7 3 (30.00%) Sophos
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) MS Office
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (20.00%) NAS
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (20.00%) vSphere
8 2 (20.00%) Local Government
8 2 (20.00%) Office 365
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
8 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
8 2 (20.00%) Clustering
8 2 (20.00%) ITIL
8 2 (20.00%) IIS

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) ICT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) ICT Support
3 2 (20.00%) ICT Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (10.00%) WAP
1 1 (10.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Adaptive Security
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) DameWare
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Sophos
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) AlienVault
6 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) Mitel
6 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) Veeam