The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 14 20 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 4 31 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.85% 8.88% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 36.36% 75.61% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Median daily rate £325 £422 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.98% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £320
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +12.90%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11 41 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 10.58% 11.75% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 32
Median daily rate £300 £442 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.12% -30.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £422 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £552 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Warrington

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Warrington

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) WSUS
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) MOM
5 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) NAS
5 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365

SCCM
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Log4j
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JAX-RPC
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) WSDL
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSL
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB6
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) VMware GSX
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) WSUS
2 2 (22.22%) MOM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds