Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 9 December 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 83 74
Rank change year-on-year +39 -9 -10
Contract jobs citing SCCM 77 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.33% 0.64% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.39% 5.76% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 3 13
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% - -26.86%
10th Percentile £346 £210 £302
90th Percentile £538 £336 £475
South West median daily rate £375 £275 £320
% change year-on-year +36.36% -14.06% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £31.25 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.57% - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £18.63 £28.00
% change year-on-year -6.04% -33.48% +60.00%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 360 139 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.22% 11.08% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 82 114
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +30.43%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £295
90th Percentile £625 £600 £592
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £366
% change year-on-year +3.66% +11.95% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 2 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.31% - -
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £22.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +82.55% -43.13% +60.00%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing SCCM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Wiltshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCCM in Wiltshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Wiltshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Wiltshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Wiltshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SCCM in Wiltshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCCM within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Salisbury - 44 £425 - 1
Swindon 0 15 £350 +37.25% 3
Malmesbury - 7 £540 -
Trowbridge -7 3 £425 -
Corsham - 2 - - 1
SCCM
South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 61 (79.22%) Windows
2 51 (66.23%) Security Cleared
3 40 (51.95%) Windows 7
4 33 (42.86%) DV Cleared
5 31 (40.26%) PowerShell
6 30 (38.96%) ITIL
7 28 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
9 26 (33.77%) MSI
9 26 (33.77%) Microsoft App-V
10 24 (31.17%) Compatibility Testing
10 24 (31.17%) Software Distribution
11 21 (27.27%) Service Management
11 21 (27.27%) Linux
11 21 (27.27%) Windows 10
11 21 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (25.97%) Windows Server
13 19 (24.68%) Customer Engagement
13 19 (24.68%) Mentoring
13 19 (24.68%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (24.68%) SC Cleared
14 18 (23.38%) SCOM
15 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (19.48%) Application Packaging
17 14 (18.18%) VMware
17 14 (18.18%) Cisco
18 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
18 11 (14.29%) Data Protection
18 11 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
19 10 (12.99%) WAN

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 11 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.79%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.60%) Confluence
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Office 365
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) WAN
2 9 (11.69%) Firewall
3 8 (10.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (10.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (10.39%) Unified Communications
4 6 (7.79%) Skype
5 5 (6.49%) DNS
6 4 (5.19%) LAN
6 4 (5.19%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (3.90%) VSAN
8 2 (2.60%) DHCP
8 2 (2.60%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.60%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (2.60%) SAN
8 2 (2.60%) VPN
8 2 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.30%) DMZ
9 1 (1.30%) Internet
9 1 (1.30%) Junos
9 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (33.77%) MSI
2 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.60%) JIRA
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Local Government
3 1 (1.30%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Applications Packager
2 9 (11.69%) Architect
2 9 (11.69%) DV Cleared Application Packager
3 8 (10.39%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Consultant
4 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Administrator
5 5 (6.49%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.60%) JSON
3 1 (1.30%) DCOM
3 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.49%) PKI
3 4 (5.19%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (3.90%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
5 2 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (79.22%) Windows
2 40 (51.95%) Windows 7
3 21 (27.27%) Linux
3 21 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 21 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (25.97%) Windows Server
5 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.19%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.60%) Android
8 2 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) ITIL
2 24 (31.17%) Compatibility Testing
2 24 (31.17%) Software Distribution
3 21 (27.27%) Service Management
4 19 (24.68%) Customer Engagement
4 19 (24.68%) Mentoring
4 19 (24.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (19.48%) Application Packaging
6 11 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 11 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
7 9 (11.69%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (9.09%) Security Architecture
10 6 (7.79%) Information Assurance
10 6 (7.79%) IT Strategy
11 5 (6.49%) Application Virtualisation
11 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
11 5 (6.49%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.30%) VB
2 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (66.23%) Security Cleared
2 33 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 19 (24.68%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.90%) MCSE
4 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.90%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (2.60%) CCNA
5 2 (2.60%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (2.60%) MCSA
5 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.30%) CCDP
6 1 (1.30%) CCIE
6 1 (1.30%) CCIE Security
6 1 (1.30%) CCNP
6 1 (1.30%) Degree
6 1 (1.30%) MCDST
6 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 26 (33.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.79%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.90%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (2.60%) Docker
6 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.30%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) SCOM
2 4 (5.19%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.90%) vRealize
4 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.60%) Puppet
4 2 (2.60%) ZENworks
5 1 (1.30%) Nessus
5 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.18%) Cisco
2 14 (18.18%) VMware
3 6 (7.79%) Citrix
3 6 (7.79%) Symantec
4 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.60%) HP
4 2 (2.60%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.60%) Novell
5 1 (1.30%) Apple
5 1 (1.30%) Scality