The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 29 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)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 26 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.18% 1.52% 1.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.38% 37.50% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £240 £173 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -31.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £319 £320
% change year-on-year -5.88% -0.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% +16.66%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13 8 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 7.69% 4.06% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 9
Median daily rate £338 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
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 Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Suffolk

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Suffolk

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 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
Ipswich -1 2 £240 +6.66%
SCCM
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Mimecast
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
2 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) CCA
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Mimecast
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Designer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix