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 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 94 106
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 17 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.19% 1.38% 0.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.82% 11.16% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 11
Median daily rate £275 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £310
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.50 - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -30.95% +16.66%  

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 123 251 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 8.64% 12.37% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 167 84
Median daily rate £420 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £14.95 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

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 June 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 3 months to 22 June 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 0 8 £125 -65.51% 4
Wakefield +3 5 £275 +124.48% 1
Bradford +3 2 - - 7
SCCM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 16 (48.48%) ITIL
4 15 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
6 12 (36.36%) VMware
6 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 9 (27.27%) HP
9 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (24.24%) Office 365
10 7 (21.21%) Dell
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (18.18%) SCOM
11 6 (18.18%) DevOps
11 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
12 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (15.15%) Docker
12 5 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (15.15%) Veeam
12 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
12 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
12 5 (15.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (15.15%) Citrix

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 5 (15.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) GitHub
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Intranet
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
1 5 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) Hudson
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
3 6 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (15.15%) Active Directory Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
4 5 (15.15%) Exchange Support
4 5 (15.15%) Service Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) FMCG
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 11 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.12%) Linux
9 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
9 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (18.18%) DevOps
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) SDLC
3 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security Management
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (6.06%) Network Management
4 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.06%) Security Management
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Service Management
4 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.06%) Task Automation
5 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) DBS Check
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.15%) Docker
3 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (12.12%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCOM
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (6.06%) DameWare
3 2 (6.06%) SmoothWall
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) Ansible
4 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.03%) Puppet
4 1 (3.03%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 9 (27.27%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) Dell
5 5 (15.15%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) Veeam
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) LANDesk
7 2 (6.06%) Wyse
8 1 (3.03%) Altiris
8 1 (3.03%) Apple
8 1 (3.03%) AppSense
8 1 (3.03%) EMC
8 1 (3.03%) Lotus
8 1 (3.03%) NetMotion Wireless
8 1 (3.03%) Splunk
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec