Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 119 138
Rank change year-on-year -31 +19 +6
Contract jobs citing SCCM 24 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.69% 1.23% 1.07%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.44% 11.59% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 22
West Yorkshire median daily rate £328 £200 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.75% -42.03% +7.81%
10th Percentile £254 £110 £113
90th Percentile £430 £413 £484
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £165 £289
% change year-on-year +112.12% -42.86% +15.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £9.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +263.16% -44.93% -8.00%
10th Percentile £33.25 £9.25 £13.83
90th Percentile £35.75 £13.75 £22.08
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +57.89% -52.50% +6.67%

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 441 302 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.72% 10.62% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 176 293
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £300
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £10.31 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.56% -19.18% -32.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £9.25 £9.48
90th Percentile £36.13 £18.49 £20.23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £11.34 £13.50
% change year-on-year +54.32% -16.00% -28.00%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -26 13 £325 +160.00% 7
Wakefield 0 5 £330 +20.00% 3
Bradford -13 2 £350 - 1
Huddersfield - 2 £275 -
Todmorden - 1 - -
SCCM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (29.17%) Application Packaging
8 6 (25.00%) SCOM
8 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (25.00%) Clustering
8 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (25.00%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) Office 365
8 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
9 5 (20.83%) Server Patching
9 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (20.83%) High Availability
9 5 (20.83%) Citrix
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco
10 4 (16.67%) XenApp
10 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
10 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.67%) WSUS
10 4 (16.67%) Validation
10 4 (16.67%) MSI

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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) SMS
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.33%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) IPsec
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (4.17%) Skype
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Power BI
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MSI
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) AdminStudio
3 1 (4.17%) InstallShield
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (20.83%) Applications Packager
1 5 (20.83%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) CMDB
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) HPUX
7 1 (4.17%) Unix
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Application Packaging
3 5 (20.83%) High Availability
3 5 (20.83%) Server Patching
4 4 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.33%) Runbook
5 2 (8.33%) Server Building
5 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (8.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) CCA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCITP
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) VCP5
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (16.67%) XenApp
4 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (12.50%) XenServer
6 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCOM
2 4 (16.67%) WSUS
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) SCOrch
4 2 (8.33%) HP SIM
4 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
5 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.17%) OpenView
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) F5
7 1 (4.17%) Lotus
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk
7 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam