Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SCCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCCM over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 113 131
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 -22
Contract jobs citing SCCM 52 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.24% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.69% 10.42% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 33
West Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -14.29% +33.33%
10th Percentile £113 £121 £175
90th Percentile £640 £425 £400
Yorkshire median daily rate £220 £290 £280
% change year-on-year -24.14% +3.57% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.33% +122.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £11.13 £30.00 £13.25
90th Percentile £15.38 £30.00 £20.86
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.81 £13.50
% change year-on-year -15.58% +9.69% +3.85%

SCCM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 294 384 400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.74% 11.88% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 252 255
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +7.44% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £263
90th Percentile £576 £550 £521
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £430 £405
% change year-on-year +1.80% +6.11% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £22.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.82% +64.81% +28.57%
10th Percentile £10.96 £14.93 £10.13
90th Percentile £14.73 £28.58 £23.19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year -15.25% +9.26% -18.18%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in West Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in West Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in West Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in West Yorkshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +9 32 £163 -40.91% 9
Wakefield +5 11 £410 +26.15% 1
Huddersfield - 3 £275 -
SCCM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
3 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
4 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
5 21 (40.38%) ITIL
6 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (34.62%) Office 365
8 14 (26.92%) VMware
9 13 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
11 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (15.38%) Skype for Business
12 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
12 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (15.38%) Citrix
12 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (15.38%) Skype
12 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
13 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
13 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (13.46%) XenApp
14 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (11.54%) Finance
14 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
14 6 (11.54%) NetScaler
14 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (9.62%) Server Virtualisation

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 12 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (34.62%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Skype
2 6 (11.54%) NetScaler
3 3 (5.77%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) SMS
4 2 (3.85%) Firewall
4 2 (3.85%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) IPsec
5 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.92%) MPLS
5 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.92%) SSL
5 1 (1.92%) VLAN
5 1 (1.92%) VPLS
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 7 (13.46%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 6 (11.54%) Active Directory Support
4 6 (11.54%) Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Citrix Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Exchange Support
4 6 (11.54%) Technical Leader
5 5 (9.62%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Active Directory Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Packager
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Rollout Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) HP Storage
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.77%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (3.85%) Linux
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.62%) Analytics
3 5 (9.62%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (7.69%) Validation
5 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.77%) Migration
5 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.85%) Network Management
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.92%) Change Control
7 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.92%) Line Management
7 1 (1.92%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.92%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.92%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
1 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) CCA
3 5 (9.62%) CCAA
3 5 (9.62%) CCEA
3 5 (9.62%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) MCSA
4 3 (5.77%) MCSE
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCDP
6 1 (1.92%) CCIE
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) CISM
6 1 (1.92%) CISSP
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.46%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) EdgeSight
2 4 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.92%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) VMware
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (7.69%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) Dell
5 3 (5.77%) NetApp
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.92%) Capita
7 1 (1.92%) Wyse