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 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 80 102 91
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 16 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.20% 0.74% 1.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.21% 8.28% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 8
Median daily rate £305 £345 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.59% +1.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £220 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £413 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £320
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.85% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 131 169 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 9.81% 8.89% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 108 83
Median daily rate £425 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £345 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.12% +8.13%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 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
Leeds +9 10 £315 -8.69% 3
Bradford +8 4 - - 1
Wakefield - 2 £275 - 1
SCCM
Yorkshire

SCCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 23 (67.65%) Windows
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 13 (38.24%) VMware
5 12 (35.29%) SCOM
6 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
7 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 8 (23.53%) Office 365
7 8 (23.53%) ITIL
8 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
8 7 (20.59%) vSphere
8 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (17.65%) DevOps
9 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
9 6 (17.65%) MS Office
9 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.71%) SQL
10 5 (14.71%) Linux
10 5 (14.71%) Dell
10 5 (14.71%) DNS
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
10 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
10 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
10 5 (14.71%) Veeam
10 5 (14.71%) Docker
10 5 (14.71%) Octopus Deploy

SCCM
Top Related 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Office 365
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.76%) GitHub
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) Skype
4 1 (2.94%) SNMP
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
1 5 (14.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.94%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) Hudson
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
1 1 (2.94%) Back Office
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Games
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Support
4 3 (8.82%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
3 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 5 (14.71%) Linux
7 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.94%) Android
9 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.94%) VMS
9 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (17.65%) DevOps
4 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.88%) Server Building
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
5 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Email Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.94%) Network Management
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) DBS Check
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) vSphere
4 5 (14.71%) Docker
4 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.94%) NFS
5 1 (2.94%) vCloud
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCOM
2 6 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Puppet
5 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.88%) SCDPM
5 2 (5.88%) vRealize
6 1 (2.94%) Ansible
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.94%) Nagios
6 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.94%) PowerCLI
6 1 (2.94%) RANCID
6 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Dell
3 5 (14.71%) Veeam
4 4 (11.76%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) Apple
5 3 (8.82%) EMC
5 3 (8.82%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Arista
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) Splunk
7 1 (2.94%) Zerto