The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 24 April 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 33 45
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.19% 2.14% 1.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 15.38% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £280 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £325 £310
% change year-on-year -11.53% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £16.28
% change year-on-year -15.14% +7.51%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9 39 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 3.56% 13.88% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 44
Median daily rate £550 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £213 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.89 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -20.51% +11.46%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Southampton

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) RHCE
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) AppSense
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
1 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
1 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
1 1 (16.67%) Personalization
1 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) RHCE
2 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) AppSense
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat