The median contractor rate for an SCCM Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 568 569 586
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17  
Contract jobs requiring an SCCM Engineer 47 76 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 35
Median daily rate £350 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year - -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £19.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.06% +10.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -4.76%  

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 44408 51163 53304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28718 33369 33474
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1506 2056
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 22 June 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
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 22 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
England +20 43 £350 +16.66% 4
London +7 18 £350 +7.69% 1
South East +11 7 £488 +62.50%
East of England -3 6 £463 +208.33% 1
West Midlands +27 3 £220 -51.11% 1
Cheshire +25 3 £300 +33.33%
North West +20 3 £300 +14.28%
South West +15 3 £190 -42.42%
South Wales +2 3 £294 +46.87%
Wales -1 3 £294 +46.87%
Essex -16 3 £500 -
Colchester - 3 £500 -
Gloucester - 3 £190 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £488 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £190 -
Hampshire +7 2 £193 -3.75%
East Midlands -8 2 £315 -
Staffordshire - 2 £220 -
Warrington - 2 £300 -
High Wycombe - 2 £488 -
Scotland +30 1 - -
Berkshire +13 1 - -
Glasgow +10 1 - -
City of London +3 1 £350 +7.69% 1
Surrey +3 1 - -
Norfolk +2 1 £375 +150.00%
Newport +2 1 £225 +12.50%
Bedfordshire -12 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £280 -

SCCM Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 99 (100.00%) SCCM
2 79 (79.80%) Windows
3 52 (52.53%) Active Directory
4 40 (40.40%) Microsoft
5 30 (30.30%) Windows 7
6 28 (28.28%) Windows Server
7 25 (25.25%) PowerShell
7 25 (25.25%) Windows 10
8 21 (21.21%) ITIL
9 19 (19.19%) Migration
10 18 (18.18%) Office 365
11 17 (17.17%) VMware
12 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
13 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
13 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (14.14%) SCOM
13 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Office
14 13 (13.13%) HP
15 12 (12.12%) Software Deployment
15 12 (12.12%) Hyper-V
16 11 (11.11%) Citrix
16 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (10.10%) Windows 8
17 10 (10.10%) TCP/IP
17 10 (10.10%) LAN
18 9 (9.09%) Finance
18 9 (9.09%) DNS
18 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management
18 9 (9.09%) Data Protection

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 4 (4.04%) IIS
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.03%) Site Server
2 3 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.02%) GroupWise
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.18%) Office 365
2 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.02%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.01%) G Suite
4 1 (1.01%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.10%) LAN
1 10 (10.10%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.09%) DNS
3 7 (7.07%) DHCP
4 5 (5.05%) WAN
5 4 (4.04%) Firewall
5 4 (4.04%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (4.04%) SAN
6 3 (3.03%) Internet
6 3 (3.03%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.03%) VLAN
6 3 (3.03%) Wireless
7 2 (2.02%) ADSL
7 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.02%) DMZ
7 2 (2.02%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.02%) IPsec
7 2 (2.02%) NAS
7 2 (2.02%) VPN
8 1 (1.01%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) MSI
2 1 (1.01%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Banking
2 3 (3.03%) Law
3 2 (2.02%) Games
3 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.01%) Front Office
4 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Clustering
2 4 (4.04%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.04%) EPoS
2 4 (4.04%) iPad
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.03%) FMCG
3 3 (3.03%) iPhone
4 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.02%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.01%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.01%) CMDB
5 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 79 (79.80%) Windows
2 30 (30.30%) Windows 7
3 28 (28.28%) Windows Server
4 25 (25.25%) Windows 10
5 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (10.10%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.03%) Linux
9 3 (3.03%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.01%) AIX
11 1 (1.01%) Android
11 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) ITIL
2 19 (19.19%) Migration
3 12 (12.12%) Software Deployment
4 9 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 9 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 8 (8.08%) Application Packaging
6 7 (7.07%) Software Distribution
7 6 (6.06%) Patch Management
8 5 (5.05%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.05%) Project Management
9 4 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.04%) Change Control
9 4 (4.04%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.04%) Service Management
9 4 (4.04%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.03%) Data Loss Prevention
10 3 (3.03%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 3 (3.03%) High Availability
10 3 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (25.25%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.07%) VBScript
3 6 (6.06%) SQL
4 2 (2.02%) VB
5 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (16.16%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) Degree
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.03%) MCSA
5 2 (2.02%) MCP
5 2 (2.02%) MCSE
6 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.01%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) MCITP
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 52 (52.53%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.07%) XenApp
5 5 (5.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.05%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.03%) BitLocker
6 3 (3.03%) ProxySG
7 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.02%) vSphere
8 1 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.01%) Xen
Systems Management
1 99 (100.00%) SCCM
2 14 (14.14%) SCOM
3 8 (8.08%) WSUS
4 4 (4.04%) AirWatch
5 3 (3.03%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (3.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.01%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.01%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 40 (40.40%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.17%) VMware
3 13 (13.13%) HP
4 11 (11.11%) Citrix
5 8 (8.08%) Dell
6 6 (6.06%) Cisco
6 6 (6.06%) Symantec
7 3 (3.03%) Apple
7 3 (3.03%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.02%) Altiris
8 2 (2.02%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.02%) Compaq
8 2 (2.02%) EMC
8 2 (2.02%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.02%) McAfee
8 2 (2.02%) Nortel
8 2 (2.02%) Novell
8 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.02%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.02%) Toshiba
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