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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 44 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 9 91 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.37% 6.44% 1.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.00% 22.75% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 57 3
Median daily rate £400 £265 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.94% +39.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.61% +3.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Median hourly rate - £28.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +140.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -30.95% +15.06%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 60 400 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.79% 28.31% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 270 44
Median daily rate £350 £283 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.89% +2.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 28 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £13.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +118.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £27.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £36.00 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 8 £411 +55.00% 1
Gateshead 0 1 £350 -
SCCM
North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 14 (73.68%) Migration
4 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
5 11 (57.89%) DHCP
5 11 (57.89%) DNS
5 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
6 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
6 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
6 10 (52.63%) Virtual Environments
7 8 (42.11%) ITIL
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
7 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
7 8 (42.11%) HP SiteScope
7 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
9 6 (31.58%) Office 365
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (26.32%) MCSE
10 5 (26.32%) MCSA
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
11 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (15.79%) VMware

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 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (31.58%) Office 365
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) DHCP
1 11 (57.89%) DNS
2 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) 3G
4 1 (5.26%) SMS
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Migration Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) MSI Packager
5 1 (5.26%) SCCM Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) Windows 7
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Migration
2 10 (52.63%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Software Distribution
5 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) MCSA
3 5 (26.32%) MCSE
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (15.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) AppSense
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) ThinPrint
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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