The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 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)
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 46 70
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 7 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.13% 2.34% 0.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.29% 22.03% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £225 £200 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -46.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £126 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £435 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £321 £310
% change year-on-year -6.39% +3.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.14% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £25.75 £20.19
% change year-on-year -43.68% +27.56%  

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 Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 62 59 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 10.05% 10.61% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 112 69
Median daily rate £400 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.05% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £292 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -50.00% +68.67%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Wales

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Wales

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Wales over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Wales

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Wales

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales -12 5 £210 +5.00% 1
West Wales -3 1 £475 -15.92% 1
North Wales - 1 - -
SCCM
UK

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

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) WSUS
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) McAfee
5 2 (18.18%) BMC
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (9.09%) Ansible
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) InstallShield
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
1 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Packager
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Release Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (9.09%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Management
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) WSUS
2 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) BMC Marimba
3 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) ThinApp
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) BMC
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) McAfee
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas
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