Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 September 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 111 127
Rank change year-on-year +7 +16 +13
Contract jobs citing SCCM 95 69 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.92% 1.65% 1.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.82% 14.87% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 44 56
Yorkshire median daily rate £367 £169 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +117.19% -41.81% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £109 £113
90th Percentile £475 £484 £449
England median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -22.34% -34.59%
10th Percentile £14.25 £9.25 £12.38
90th Percentile £26.50 £14.73 £16.34
England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £17.94
% change year-on-year +18.64% -17.79% +6.64%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 641 464 707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.93% 11.12% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 296 497
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £310 £208 £270
90th Percentile £600 £538 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -19.27% -30.94%
10th Percentile £13.85 £9.25 £12.83
90th Percentile £36.20 £23.64 £21.13
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% -22.22% +11.47%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCCM in Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCCM in Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCCM in Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCCM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SCCM in Yorkshire

SCCM
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
South Yorkshire +19 32 £364 +3.93% 6
West Yorkshire -33 30 £375 +50.00% 14
North Yorkshire +8 22 £350 +180.00% 4
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 80 (84.21%) Windows
2 66 (69.47%) Active Directory
3 53 (55.79%) Microsoft
4 41 (43.16%) ITIL
5 40 (42.11%) PowerShell
6 35 (36.84%) Windows 7
7 27 (28.42%) VB
8 24 (25.26%) Windows Server
8 24 (25.26%) Self-Motivation
9 22 (23.16%) VMware
10 17 (17.89%) Windows 10
11 16 (16.84%) Dell
11 16 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (15.79%) DNS
13 14 (14.74%) Intel
13 14 (14.74%) Migration
14 13 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (12.63%) WSUS
15 12 (12.63%) Office 365
16 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (11.58%) Clustering
16 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (11.58%) DHCP
17 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
17 10 (10.53%) Citrix
17 10 (10.53%) Process Improvement
18 9 (9.47%) Change Control
18 9 (9.47%) HP
18 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP

SCCM
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.21%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Office 365
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.05%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.79%) DNS
2 11 (11.58%) DHCP
3 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.42%) SAN
5 4 (4.21%) NAS
5 4 (4.21%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (3.16%) Firewall
6 3 (3.16%) LAN
6 3 (3.16%) VPN
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.11%) IPsec
7 2 (2.11%) MPLS
7 2 (2.11%) SMS
7 2 (2.11%) SSL
7 2 (2.11%) WAN
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (1.05%) Internet
8 1 (1.05%) Skype
8 1 (1.05%) VoIP
8 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) Power BI
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MSI
2 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
1 6 (6.32%) Japanese Language
2 5 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Publishing
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (17.89%) Technical Specialist
2 11 (11.58%) Administrator
3 9 (9.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (9.47%) Analyst
3 9 (9.47%) Server Engineer
3 9 (9.47%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (8.42%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (8.42%) Consultant
4 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (8.42%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.37%) Windows Server Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Windows Specialist
6 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.32%) Windows Administrator
6 6 (6.32%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.26%) Applications Packager
7 5 (5.26%) Rollout Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (11.58%) Clustering
3 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.11%) CMDB
4 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.11%) iPhone
4 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.11%) PKI
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) EPoS
5 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.05%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 80 (84.21%) Windows
2 35 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 24 (25.26%) Windows Server
4 17 (17.89%) Windows 10
5 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.47%) Linux
8 6 (6.32%) Unix
9 3 (3.16%) AIX
9 3 (3.16%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.11%) HPUX
10 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.05%) Android
11 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (43.16%) ITIL
2 14 (14.74%) Migration
3 13 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 9 (9.47%) Change Control
6 8 (8.42%) Application Packaging
6 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (6.32%) Information Security
8 5 (5.26%) High Availability
8 5 (5.26%) Project Management
8 5 (5.26%) Server Patching
9 4 (4.21%) Application Discovery
9 4 (4.21%) Change Management
9 4 (4.21%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.21%) Patch Management
9 4 (4.21%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.16%) Task Automation
11 2 (2.11%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 27 (28.42%) VB
3 3 (3.16%) SQL
3 3 (3.16%) VBScript
4 1 (1.05%) Java
4 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.47%) MCSE
3 5 (5.26%) Degree
4 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.21%) MCSA
5 3 (3.16%) CCA
5 3 (3.16%) CCNA
5 3 (3.16%) CISSP
5 3 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.11%) MCITP
6 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.05%) MCTS
7 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.16%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (69.47%) Active Directory
2 16 (16.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (7.37%) XenApp
4 7 (7.37%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.32%) vSphere
6 5 (5.26%) BitLocker
6 5 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
7 4 (4.21%) XenServer
8 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.05%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (12.63%) WSUS
2 8 (8.42%) SCOM
3 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (5.26%) vCenter Server
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (4.21%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.16%) Aspera SmartTrack
6 3 (3.16%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.11%) HP SIM
7 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.11%) OpenView
8 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.05%) Nessus
8 1 (1.05%) SCSM
8 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (55.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.16%) VMware
3 16 (16.84%) Dell
4 14 (14.74%) Intel
5 10 (10.53%) Citrix
6 9 (9.47%) HP
7 8 (8.42%) Cisco
8 7 (7.37%) McAfee
9 5 (5.26%) Remedy
10 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.11%) NetApp
12 1 (1.05%) BMC
12 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.05%) EMC
12 1 (1.05%) IBM
12 1 (1.05%) Lotus
12 1 (1.05%) Oracle
12 1 (1.05%) SAP
12 1 (1.05%) Trend Micro