Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 96 112
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 +31
Contract jobs citing SCCM 99 84 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.04% 1.91% 1.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.04% 17.83% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 59 53
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £220 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.45% -24.14% +3.57%
10th Percentile £175 £113 £118
90th Percentile £488 £478 £395
England median daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +12.31% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -15.58% +9.69%
10th Percentile £13.65 £11.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £16.75 £15.60 £18.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year +9.38% -7.91% +15.83%

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 581 471 624
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.95% 10.70% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 323 422
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% +1.18% +6.12%
10th Percentile £300 £192 £244
90th Percentile £616 £579 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -14.89% +8.80%
10th Percentile £13.15 £10.93 £13.27
90th Percentile £27.95 £16.20 £17.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.14 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.13% -14.33% -

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 16 January 2019.

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
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 16 January 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
West Yorkshire -7 46 £315 +14.55% 10
North Yorkshire -5 17 £364 +191.00% 1
South Yorkshire +1 16 £450 +28.57% 7
East Yorkshire +1 6 £180 +16.13%
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 90 (90.91%) Windows
2 54 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 49 (49.49%) Microsoft
4 28 (28.28%) Windows 10
5 25 (25.25%) Windows Server
5 25 (25.25%) ITIL
6 23 (23.23%) VMware
7 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (20.20%) Windows 7
9 19 (19.19%) PowerShell
10 18 (18.18%) Office 365
11 17 (17.17%) WSUS
11 17 (17.17%) Migration
12 15 (15.15%) SC Cleared
12 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
12 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (14.14%) Linux
13 14 (14.14%) DNS
14 13 (13.13%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (12.12%) MSI
15 12 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
16 11 (11.11%) McAfee
16 11 (11.11%) SAN
16 11 (11.11%) Citrix
16 11 (11.11%) DHCP
16 11 (11.11%) Change Control
17 10 (10.10%) DevOps

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 7 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.01%) Apache
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) Jetty
4 1 (1.01%) Mongrel
4 1 (1.01%) nginx
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (14.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.18%) Office 365
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.01%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) DNS
2 11 (11.11%) DHCP
2 11 (11.11%) SAN
3 10 (10.10%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.07%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (4.04%) NAS
5 4 (4.04%) SSL
6 3 (3.03%) HTTP
7 2 (2.02%) LAN
8 1 (1.01%) FTP
8 1 (1.01%) IPsec
8 1 (1.01%) Skype
8 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MSI
2 6 (6.06%) InstallShield
2 6 (6.06%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.01%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (8.08%) Retail
2 6 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (2.02%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.01%) Back Office
4 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (13.13%) Administrator
2 12 (12.12%) Applications Packager
2 12 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (10.10%) Windows Administrator
3 10 (10.10%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.07%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Server Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Consultant
6 5 (5.05%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) IT Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared Application Packager
7 4 (4.04%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Desktop Support
8 3 (3.03%) Architect
8 3 (3.03%) SCCM Consultant
8 3 (3.03%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.08%) CSS
1 8 (8.08%) HTML
1 8 (8.08%) Node.js
2 3 (3.03%) .NET
3 2 (2.02%) J2EE
4 1 (1.01%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (9.09%) Clustering
3 5 (5.05%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.02%) iPhone
6 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (90.91%) Windows
2 28 (28.28%) Windows 10
3 25 (25.25%) Windows Server
4 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (20.20%) Windows 7
6 14 (14.14%) Linux
7 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.05%) Unix
9 4 (4.04%) AIX
10 3 (3.03%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.01%) Android
11 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.01%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) ITIL
2 17 (17.17%) Migration
3 12 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (11.11%) Change Control
5 10 (10.10%) Application Packaging
5 10 (10.10%) DevOps
5 10 (10.10%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.09%) Web Operations
7 8 (8.08%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.06%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.06%) Information Security
9 5 (5.05%) Project Management
10 4 (4.04%) Application Discovery
10 4 (4.04%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.04%) Vulnerability Management
11 3 (3.03%) ITSM
11 3 (3.03%) Patch Management
11 3 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.03%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.09%) Java
2 9 (9.09%) Python
2 9 (9.09%) Ruby
2 9 (9.09%) SQL
3 8 (8.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.08%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.07%) VBScript
5 2 (2.02%) VB
6 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.01%) C
6 1 (1.01%) PHP
6 1 (1.01%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (15.15%) SC Cleared
1 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.07%) MCSE
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.06%) Degree
4 3 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (2.02%) CCNA
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.02%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.02%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.01%) CCA
6 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.01%) MCITP
6 1 (1.01%) MCP
6 1 (1.01%) MCSA
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (7.07%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.05%) BitLocker
5 5 (5.05%) vSphere
6 4 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (3.03%) XenApp
8 2 (2.02%) Xen
8 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.01%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (17.17%) WSUS
2 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (6.06%) Perfmon
4 5 (5.05%) SCOM
4 5 (5.05%) vCenter Server
5 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (3.03%) Aspera SmartTrack
7 2 (2.02%) Nagios
7 2 (2.02%) Puppet
8 1 (1.01%) Ansible
8 1 (1.01%) HP SIM
8 1 (1.01%) Nessus
8 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.01%) OpenView
8 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.01%) Salt
8 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.01%) SCSM
8 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (49.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.23%) VMware
3 11 (11.11%) Citrix
3 11 (11.11%) McAfee
4 6 (6.06%) HP
4 6 (6.06%) Symantec
5 5 (5.05%) Altiris
5 5 (5.05%) Dell
5 5 (5.05%) EMC
5 5 (5.05%) Ivanti
6 4 (4.04%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.03%) IBM
7 3 (3.03%) NetApp
7 3 (3.03%) Remedy
7 3 (3.03%) Veritas
8 2 (2.02%) Cisco
8 2 (2.02%) F5
8 2 (2.02%) Splunk
9 1 (1.01%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.01%) Qualys