Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 119 129
Rank change year-on-year +22 +10 -18
Contract jobs citing SCCM 60 54 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.00% 1.49% 1.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.86% 12.22% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 33
West Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -7.14% +45.83%
10th Percentile £113 £116 £175
90th Percentile £605 £442 £420
Yorkshire median daily rate £225 £300 £250
% change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% -5.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £21.53
10th Percentile £9.25 - £20.41
90th Percentile £14.40 - £22.64
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.69 £13.25
% change year-on-year -14.89% +10.85% -8.62%

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 336 442 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.20% 12.17% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 306 203
West Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.24% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £253
90th Percentile £545 £575 £509
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £17.50
10th Percentile £9.25 - £10.13
90th Percentile £14.08 - £23.19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.69 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.89% -16.07% -22.22%

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 18 November 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 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 18 November 2017. 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 -4 37 £191 -36.25% 4
Wakefield +7 12 £350 +56.42%
Bradford +11 2 - -
Huddersfield - 2 £275 -
SCCM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 48 (80.00%) Windows
2 43 (71.67%) Active Directory
3 30 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
5 27 (45.00%) ITIL
6 21 (35.00%) VMware
7 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
9 17 (28.33%) Office 365
10 13 (21.67%) Windows 10
11 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (20.00%) HP
11 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 11 (18.33%) Citrix
13 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (15.00%) SCOM
14 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
16 7 (11.67%) Cisco
16 7 (11.67%) Dell
16 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (10.00%) Skype
17 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
17 6 (10.00%) Skype for Business
17 6 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (10.00%) XenApp

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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (28.33%) Office 365
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Firewall
1 6 (10.00%) SAN
1 6 (10.00%) Skype
2 5 (8.33%) LAN
3 4 (6.67%) NetScaler
3 4 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (6.67%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.00%) Internet
4 3 (5.00%) Intranet
4 3 (5.00%) VPN
5 2 (3.33%) SMS
6 1 (1.67%) DNS
6 1 (1.67%) HSRP
6 1 (1.67%) IPsec
6 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.67%) MPLS
6 1 (1.67%) SSL
6 1 (1.67%) VLAN
6 1 (1.67%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (18.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 8 (13.33%) Active Directory Support
4 7 (11.67%) Active Directory Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Desktop Support
4 7 (11.67%) Exchange Support
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.67%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 4 (6.67%) HP Storage
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) FMCG
4 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (80.00%) Windows
2 30 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (21.67%) Windows 10
6 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (3.33%) Linux
10 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) ITIL
2 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (6.67%) Network Management
4 3 (5.00%) Analytics
4 3 (5.00%) Migration
4 3 (5.00%) Project Management
4 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.00%) Service Management
5 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.33%) Change Management
5 2 (3.33%) Information Security
5 2 (3.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.33%) Security Management
5 2 (3.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) C
2 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) CCA
4 3 (5.00%) CCAA
4 3 (5.00%) CCEA
4 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.00%) MCSA
4 3 (5.00%) MCSE
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CCDP
6 1 (1.67%) CCIE
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) CCNP
6 1 (1.67%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) CISM
6 1 (1.67%) CISSP
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (71.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.00%) XenApp
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.67%) vSphere
6 1 (1.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) SCOM
2 3 (5.00%) EdgeSight
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (5.00%) WSUS
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.33%) DameWare
3 2 (3.33%) SmoothWall
4 1 (1.67%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.67%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.00%) VMware
3 12 (20.00%) HP
4 11 (18.33%) Citrix
5 7 (11.67%) Cisco
5 7 (11.67%) Dell
6 5 (8.33%) NetApp
7 3 (5.00%) Wyse
8 2 (3.33%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.33%) Veeam
9 1 (1.67%) Altiris
9 1 (1.67%) Apple
9 1 (1.67%) AppSense
9 1 (1.67%) Capita
9 1 (1.67%) EMC
9 1 (1.67%) Lotus
9 1 (1.67%) NetMotion Wireless