Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 105 119
Rank change year-on-year -27 +14 +8
Contract jobs citing SCCM 36 52 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.05% 1.78% 1.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.96% 15.90% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 35
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.82% -16.67% -12.00%
10th Percentile £162 £113 £116
90th Percentile £476 £488 £447
Yorkshire median daily rate £367 £175 £295
% change year-on-year +109.43% -40.68% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.00% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £14.69
% change year-on-year +32.00% -14.89% +8.80%

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 402 327 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.71% 11.18% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 208 332
West Yorkshire median daily rate £453 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.43% +2.94% +12.58%
10th Percentile £315 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £543 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.80 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.78% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £12.50 £14.69
% change year-on-year +64.80% -14.89% -17.25%

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 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 October 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 -14 23 £375 +172.73% 7
Wakefield -7 6 £330 -5.71% 4
Bradford -13 2 £350 - 2
Halifax - 1 - -
Todmorden - 1 - -
SCCM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
4 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 15 (41.67%) VMware
6 11 (30.56%) Office 365
7 10 (27.78%) ITIL
8 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 8 (22.22%) Citrix
9 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 8 (22.22%) Windows 10
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (19.44%) Clustering
10 7 (19.44%) HP
11 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 6 (16.67%) DNS
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (16.67%) Cisco
11 6 (16.67%) McAfee
11 6 (16.67%) Information Security
11 6 (16.67%) SCOM
11 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (16.67%) WSUS
11 6 (16.67%) Degree
11 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (13.89%) High Availability
12 5 (13.89%) Windows 7

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 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.33%) DHCP
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) IPsec
5 2 (5.56%) MPLS
5 2 (5.56%) SMS
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) Skype
6 1 (2.78%) SSL
6 1 (2.78%) VoIP
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Power BI
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) Server Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) CMDB
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.56%) iPhone
4 2 (5.56%) PKI
4 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.78%) EPoS
5 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.11%) Linux
8 3 (8.33%) Mac OS
9 2 (5.56%) HPUX
9 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.78%) Unix
10 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (16.67%) Information Security
4 5 (13.89%) High Availability
4 5 (13.89%) Server Patching
5 4 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) ITSM
7 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.56%) Runbook
7 2 (5.56%) Server Building
7 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (5.56%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 3 (8.33%) CISSP
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCA
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.78%) MCSA
5 1 (2.78%) VCP5
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (11.11%) BitLocker
4 4 (11.11%) XenApp
4 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.33%) XenServer
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCOM
1 6 (16.67%) WSUS
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Aspera SmartTrack
3 3 (8.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (5.56%) HP SIM
4 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.56%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.78%) Nessus
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.78%) OpenView
5 1 (2.78%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Citrix
4 7 (19.44%) HP
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (16.67%) McAfee
6 5 (13.89%) Dell
6 5 (13.89%) Remedy
7 3 (8.33%) NetApp
7 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.56%) EMC
8 2 (5.56%) F5
8 2 (5.56%) Splunk
9 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.78%) CyberArk
9 1 (2.78%) Lotus
9 1 (2.78%) Qualys
9 1 (2.78%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.78%) Veeam