The median contractor rate for a SCCM Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

SCCM Engineer
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 594 578
Rank change year-on-year +40 -16  
Contract jobs requiring an SCCM Engineer 51 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.10% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 32
Median daily rate £300 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £122 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £383 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £295 £337
% change year-on-year -10.16% -12.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Median hourly rate £25.25 £18.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.66% +5.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £14.73 £16.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £21.38 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +150.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

SCCM Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured SCCM Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM Engineer in the UK

SCCM Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM Engineer in the UK

SCCM Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM Engineer over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM Engineer in the UK

SCCM Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM Engineer in the UK

SCCM Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM Engineer over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SCCM Engineer in the UK

SCCM Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM Engineer within the UK 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
England +51 51 £300 - 8
London +37 24 £334 +10.78% 2
South East +13 6 £275 -6.77% 4
East Midlands - 6 £220 - 1
North East - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 - -
Hampshire +12 3 £275 -6.38% 1
West Midlands +12 3 £240 -
East of England -5 3 £320 -11.72%
Northampton - 3 £200 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £200 -
North West +27 2 £300 +4.34%
Cheshire +27 2 £300 +14.28%
Milton Keynes -1 2 £350 +20.68%
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £350 +20.68%
Staffordshire - 2 £230 -
Leicestershire - 2 £255 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
Cambridge - 2 £248 -
Warrington - 2 £300 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Leicester - 2 £255 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £248 -
Bristol 0 1 £250 -24.24% 1
City of London -4 1 £365 -16.57%
South West -8 1 £250 -8.25% 1
Essex -8 1 £320 -
Birmingham - 1 £313 -
Kent - 1 £105 -

SCCM Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, SCCM Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SCCM Engineer in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) SCCM
2 76 (76.00%) Windows
3 52 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 45 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 34 (34.00%) PowerShell
6 33 (33.00%) ITIL
7 31 (31.00%) Windows Server
8 29 (29.00%) Windows 7
9 23 (23.00%) Windows 10
10 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (16.00%) Office 365
11 16 (16.00%) Migration
11 16 (16.00%) VMware
11 16 (16.00%) DNS
12 14 (14.00%) Finance
12 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
12 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (14.00%) WSUS
13 13 (13.00%) SCOM
14 12 (12.00%) DHCP
14 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
14 12 (12.00%) Citrix
14 12 (12.00%) MS Office
14 12 (12.00%) Security Cleared
15 11 (11.00%) SQL
16 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
16 10 (10.00%) Application Packaging
16 10 (10.00%) XenDesktop
17 9 (9.00%) XenApp
17 9 (9.00%) Degree

SCCM Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (7.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.00%) Office 365
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.00%) G Suite
4 2 (2.00%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) DNS
2 12 (12.00%) DHCP
2 12 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.00%) Unified Communications
4 6 (6.00%) Internet
4 6 (6.00%) LAN
5 4 (4.00%) VLAN
6 3 (3.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (3.00%) WAN
7 2 (2.00%) SAN
7 2 (2.00%) VPN
7 2 (2.00%) Wireless
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.00%) Firewall
8 1 (1.00%) Intranet
8 1 (1.00%) LDAP
8 1 (1.00%) PSTN
8 1 (1.00%) Skype
8 1 (1.00%) SSH
8 1 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MSI
2 2 (2.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Banking
2 4 (4.00%) Law
3 2 (2.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Clustering
2 8 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.00%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.00%) EPoS
4 3 (3.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.00%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) iPad
6 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (76.00%) Windows
2 31 (31.00%) Windows Server
3 29 (29.00%) Windows 7
4 23 (23.00%) Windows 10
5 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (7.00%) Linux
7 7 (7.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.00%) Android
9 3 (3.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) ITIL
2 16 (16.00%) Migration
3 10 (10.00%) Application Packaging
4 9 (9.00%) Project Management
4 9 (9.00%) Software Distribution
5 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.00%) ITIL V3
6 7 (7.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 7 (7.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.00%) High Availability
6 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.00%) SDLC
6 7 (7.00%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (6.00%) Change Control
7 6 (6.00%) Patch Management
7 6 (6.00%) Software Deployment
8 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (3.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.00%) SQL
3 7 (7.00%) VBScript
4 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.00%) Python
6 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.00%) Degree
4 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.00%) MCP
6 3 (3.00%) MCSA
7 2 (2.00%) MCSE
8 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.00%) CCIE
8 1 (1.00%) CCNA
8 1 (1.00%) CCNP
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.00%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 52 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 9 (9.00%) XenApp
4 8 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.00%) BitLocker
6 4 (4.00%) vSphere
7 3 (3.00%) Xen
8 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 100 (100.00%) SCCM
2 14 (14.00%) WSUS
3 13 (13.00%) SCOM
4 6 (6.00%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (3.00%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (3.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (3.00%) Sysprep
6 2 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.00%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.00%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.00%) VMware
3 12 (12.00%) Citrix
4 8 (8.00%) HP
5 7 (7.00%) Dell
6 6 (6.00%) Symantec
7 4 (4.00%) Apple
7 4 (4.00%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.00%) Google
8 3 (3.00%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.00%) Adobe
9 2 (2.00%) Altiris
9 2 (2.00%) Cisco
9 2 (2.00%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.00%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.00%) CommVault
10 1 (1.00%) EMC
10 1 (1.00%) Sun
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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