Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 22 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 76 100
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24 -19
Contract jobs citing SCCM 35 86 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.81% 3.62% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.13% 19.07% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 60 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £305 £280 £193
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.83% +45.58% +14.93%
10th Percentile £170 £190 £167
90th Percentile £432 £435 £208
North East median daily rate £295 £276 £200
% change year-on-year +7.08% +37.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £46.66 £29.00 £14.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.90% +105.56% -
10th Percentile £40.50 £27.83 £12.01
90th Percentile £50.00 £36.70 £16.32
North East median hourly rate £46.66 £29.00 £12.36
% change year-on-year +60.90% +134.72% +11.46%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 193 451 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.02% 18.97% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 317 93
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.08% -3.08% -6.54%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £232
90th Percentile £550 £460 £500
North East median daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year +12.45% -4.23% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 34 21
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.25 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.18% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £8.73 £26.33 £15.04
90th Percentile £49.67 £42.70 £38.75
North East median hourly rate £32.25 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +15.18% +9.80% -15.00%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Tyne and Wear

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +25 34 £303 +9.80% 1
Gateshead - 1 £350 -
SCCM
North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
5 18 (51.43%) Migration
5 18 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
7 15 (42.86%) VMware
7 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 14 (40.00%) DHCP
8 14 (40.00%) DNS
8 14 (40.00%) SC Cleared
9 13 (37.14%) Skype for Business
9 13 (37.14%) AppSense
9 13 (37.14%) Citrix
10 12 (34.29%) XenApp
11 11 (31.43%) XenDesktop
11 11 (31.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (28.57%) SMS
12 10 (28.57%) Office 365
12 10 (28.57%) XenServer
12 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
12 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (25.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (22.86%) MCSE
14 8 (22.86%) MCSA
14 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (22.86%) Windows 10

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 19 (54.29%) MS Exchange
2 18 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (37.14%) Skype for Business
4 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Office 365
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) DHCP
1 14 (40.00%) DNS
2 10 (28.57%) SMS
3 2 (5.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (25.71%) Desktop Support
2 8 (22.86%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Migration Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Windows 10
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 7 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 6 (17.14%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.71%) Server Building
5 2 (5.71%) Web Filtering
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.86%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 14 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (22.86%) MCSA
4 8 (22.86%) MCSE
5 7 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (17.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) XenApp
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (31.43%) XenDesktop
4 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 10 (28.57%) XenServer
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 15 (42.86%) VMware
2 13 (37.14%) AppSense
2 13 (37.14%) Citrix
3 2 (5.71%) EMC
3 2 (5.71%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco