Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 116 141
Rank change year-on-year +43 +25 -20
Contract jobs citing SCCM 38 74 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.13% 1.69% 1.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.10% 13.01% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 55 43
Median daily rate £375 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% +18.18%
10th Percentile £180 £137 £114
90th Percentile £483 £588 £450
England median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.28% -3.33% +57.89%
10th Percentile £18.10 £11.25 £14.40
90th Percentile £24.21 £16.90 £60.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.51% +5.71% +14.75%

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 314 569 670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.60% 12.98% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 389 452
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £310 £234 £299
90th Percentile £686 £578 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 17
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.68 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.16% +4.50% +39.63%
10th Percentile £18.10 £11.25 £12.45
90th Percentile £26.37 £35.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate £23.67 £19.50 £19.20
% change year-on-year +21.38% +1.56% +6.67%

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCCM in Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for SCCM in Yorkshire

SCCM
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SCCM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SCCM in Yorkshire

SCCM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCCM in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend 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 9 July 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +28 19 £228 -48.00%
North Yorkshire +6 10 £450 -2.70%
South Yorkshire +29 4 £280 -32.12% 4
East Yorkshire +8 4 - -
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
5 16 (42.11%) Office 365
6 13 (34.21%) Windows 10
6 13 (34.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (31.58%) Azure
8 10 (26.32%) Public Sector
9 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (23.68%) VMware
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (21.05%) SCOM
10 8 (21.05%) ITIL
10 8 (21.05%) Apple
10 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
11 7 (18.42%) McAfee
11 7 (18.42%) SLA
11 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
11 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
13 5 (13.16%) SAN
13 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (13.16%) Coaching
13 5 (13.16%) BitLocker
13 5 (13.16%) Google
13 5 (13.16%) Network Management
14 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008

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 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (42.11%) Office 365
2 12 (31.58%) Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) VSAN
3 1 (2.63%) 5G
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (26.32%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Police
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) ICT Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) ICT Support
2 5 (13.16%) ICT Support Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) HP Storage
2 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Windows Server
3 13 (34.21%) Windows 10
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (2.63%) Android
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.16%) Coaching
4 5 (13.16%) Network Management
5 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.89%) Release Management
5 3 (7.89%) Security Patching
5 3 (7.89%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.26%) Demand Management
6 2 (5.26%) Disk Encryption
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.26%) Line Management
6 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Server Management
6 2 (5.26%) Storage Management
7 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.63%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.63%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) BitLocker
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SCOM
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (7.89%) ZENworks
4 2 (5.26%) vCenter Server
4 2 (5.26%) WSUS
5 1 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Apple
4 7 (18.42%) McAfee
5 5 (13.16%) Google
6 4 (10.53%) HP
6 4 (10.53%) NetApp
7 2 (5.26%) Qualys
7 2 (5.26%) Wyse
8 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Isilon
8 1 (2.63%) Meraki
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.63%) Sophos
8 1 (2.63%) Splunk