Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 70 81
Rank change year-on-year +25 +11 -20
Contract jobs citing SCCM 83 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.31% 0.76% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.95% 6.45% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 3 10
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £320 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -4.48% -24.51%
10th Percentile £279 £284 £283
90th Percentile £538 £337 £370
South West median daily rate £388 £305 £313
% change year-on-year +27.05% -2.40% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £46.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.86% - -
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £24.13
% change year-on-year +25.71% -27.46% +37.86%

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 416 124 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.60% 11.85% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 64 95
Wiltshire median daily rate £484 £500 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.25% +9.89% +22.97%
10th Percentile £357 £345 £285
90th Percentile £650 £663 £600
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £365
% change year-on-year - +23.29% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +168.57% - -
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £20.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year +90.77% -49.22% +77.78%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 - 48 £425 - 4
Swindon -10 12 £350 +9.38% 4
Corsham - 11 £425 - 4
Malmesbury - 5 £540 -
Chippenham 0 3 - -
Trowbridge -5 2 - -
SCCM
South West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 65 (78.31%) Windows
2 59 (71.08%) Security Cleared
3 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
4 41 (49.40%) PowerShell
5 38 (45.78%) Active Directory
5 38 (45.78%) Windows 7
6 37 (44.58%) DV Cleared
6 37 (44.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 36 (43.37%) ITIL
8 31 (37.35%) Compatibility Testing
8 31 (37.35%) Software Distribution
9 28 (33.73%) Windows 10
9 28 (33.73%) SC Cleared
10 23 (27.71%) Service Management
11 22 (26.51%) MSI
11 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (26.51%) Windows Server
12 21 (25.30%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (24.10%) Linux
13 20 (24.10%) Mentoring
13 20 (24.10%) Customer Engagement
14 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (20.48%) Cisco
15 17 (20.48%) Application Packaging
16 16 (19.28%) SCOM
16 16 (19.28%) MS Exchange
17 15 (18.07%) VMware
18 14 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 13 (15.66%) Software Packaging
20 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure

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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 16 (19.28%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Skype for Business
3 6 (7.23%) Confluence
4 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Office 365
2 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.20%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) SAN
1 10 (12.05%) Skype
2 9 (10.84%) DNS
3 8 (9.64%) WAN
4 7 (8.43%) DHCP
5 6 (7.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (7.23%) Firewall
5 6 (7.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (7.23%) LAN
5 6 (7.23%) Unified Communications
6 5 (6.02%) VSAN
7 4 (4.82%) Software-Defined Networking
7 4 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.41%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (2.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) MSI
2 6 (7.23%) JIRA
3 5 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (2.41%) Local Government
1 2 (2.41%) Military
2 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Applications Packager
2 14 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) SCCM Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Architect
5 7 (8.43%) DV Cleared Application Packager
6 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Linux Scripter
8 4 (4.82%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.64%) PKI
3 7 (8.43%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (7.23%) Replication
5 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.82%) Raspberry Pi
7 3 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.61%) User Experience
8 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 65 (78.31%) Windows
2 38 (45.78%) Windows 7
3 28 (33.73%) Windows 10
4 22 (26.51%) Windows Server
4 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (24.10%) Linux
6 19 (22.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.41%) Android
9 2 (2.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) ITIL
2 31 (37.35%) Compatibility Testing
2 31 (37.35%) Software Distribution
3 23 (27.71%) Service Management
4 21 (25.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (24.10%) Customer Engagement
5 20 (24.10%) Mentoring
6 17 (20.48%) Application Packaging
7 14 (16.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (13.25%) Application Virtualisation
8 11 (13.25%) ITIL V3
8 11 (13.25%) Workload Management
9 10 (12.05%) Security Monitoring
10 9 (10.84%) Data Protection
10 9 (10.84%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (8.43%) Security Architecture
11 7 (8.43%) Security Hardening
12 6 (7.23%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (7.23%) Information Assurance
12 6 (7.23%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 41 (49.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (71.08%) Security Cleared
2 37 (44.58%) DV Cleared
3 28 (33.73%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.64%) MCSA
4 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (8.43%) CCNA
5 7 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.43%) MCSE
6 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.61%) CCNP
7 3 (3.61%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (3.61%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (1.20%) CCENT
8 1 (1.20%) CEH
8 1 (1.20%) ISEB
8 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) RMADS
System Software
1 38 (45.78%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.23%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (3.61%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (3.61%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.41%) Docker
7 1 (1.20%) Firmware
7 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) SCOM
2 5 (6.02%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.61%) vRealize
4 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) Puppet
4 2 (2.41%) ZENworks
5 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.48%) Cisco
3 15 (18.07%) VMware
4 11 (13.25%) Citrix
5 6 (7.23%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.82%) Veeam
7 3 (3.61%) Symantec
8 2 (2.41%) HP
8 2 (2.41%) Micro Focus
8 2 (2.41%) Novell
9 1 (1.20%) Apple
9 1 (1.20%) Scality