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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 105 107
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2  
Contract jobs citing SCCM 30 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.48% 1.52% 1.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.63% 11.85% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 26
Median daily rate £150 £306 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.02% +2.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £124 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £323 £310
% change year-on-year -6.97% +4.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £9.50 - £17.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £19.84
% change year-on-year -30.95% +5.83%  

SCCM is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 192 363 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 9.48% 12.87% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 251 146
Median daily rate £425 £498 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.57% +29.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £9.50 £22.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.77% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -46.96% +60.97%  

SCCM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing SCCM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +6 18 £275 -26.66% 9
North Yorkshire +8 8 £125 +23.45% 2
South Yorkshire +1 2 £150 -47.82%
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SCCM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCCM.

1 54 (87.10%) Windows
2 39 (62.90%) Active Directory
3 30 (48.39%) Windows 7
4 28 (45.16%) ITIL
5 21 (33.87%) Windows 10
6 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
6 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
7 18 (29.03%) VMware
8 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
9 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (16.13%) SAN
10 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
10 10 (16.13%) Office 365
10 10 (16.13%) DevOps
11 9 (14.52%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
11 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.52%) SLA
11 9 (14.52%) Cisco
12 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
12 8 (12.90%) Citrix
12 8 (12.90%) HP
12 8 (12.90%) SCOM
12 8 (12.90%) vSphere
13 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
13 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management

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 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.61%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Primavera
1 1 (1.61%) SAP CAR
1 1 (1.61%) SAP POS DM
1 1 (1.61%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Office 365
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.45%) GitHub
4 4 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (6.45%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (3.23%) IaaS
6 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) SAN
2 5 (8.06%) Firewall
3 4 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.84%) VoIP
5 2 (3.23%) Internet
5 2 (3.23%) Intranet
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
5 2 (3.23%) VPN
5 2 (3.23%) WAN
6 1 (1.61%) Broadband
6 1 (1.61%) DHCP
6 1 (1.61%) DNS
6 1 (1.61%) NAS
6 1 (1.61%) Skype
6 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
1 9 (14.52%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.06%) Hudson
3 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) MSI
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.61%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (3.23%) Local Government
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (19.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 12 (19.35%) Active Directory Analyst
4 11 (17.74%) Service Analyst
4 11 (17.74%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) Active Directory Support
6 9 (14.52%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 9 (14.52%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (12.90%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 8 (12.90%) Desktop Support
7 8 (12.90%) Exchange Support
7 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
8 6 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.84%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) FMCG
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.61%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) iPad
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 54 (87.10%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Windows 7
3 21 (33.87%) Windows 10
4 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.06%) Linux
8 2 (3.23%) Solaris
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.61%) VMS
9 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) DevOps
3 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.45%) Application Packaging
4 4 (6.45%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.45%) SDLC
4 4 (6.45%) Test Automation
5 3 (4.84%) Change Management
5 3 (4.84%) Migration
6 2 (3.23%) Information Security
6 2 (3.23%) Information Security Management
6 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.23%) Project Management
6 2 (3.23%) Security Management
6 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) Service Management
6 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) Python
3 2 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.23%) MCP
4 2 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (62.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.97%) Hyper-V
3 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (12.90%) vSphere
5 6 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (8.06%) Docker
7 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.61%) KVM
8 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.61%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.61%) Xen
8 1 (1.61%) XenApp
8 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) SCOM
2 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (8.06%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.23%) DameWare
4 2 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.23%) Puppet
4 2 (3.23%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.23%) SmoothWall
4 2 (3.23%) WSUS
5 1 (1.61%) Ansible
5 1 (1.61%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.03%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Cisco
4 8 (12.90%) Citrix
4 8 (12.90%) HP
5 6 (9.68%) Dell
6 4 (6.45%) Google
6 4 (6.45%) NetApp
6 4 (6.45%) Veeam
7 3 (4.84%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.23%) EMC
8 2 (3.23%) Oracle
8 2 (3.23%) Sophos
8 2 (3.23%) Sun
8 2 (3.23%) Veritas
8 2 (3.23%) Wyse
9 1 (1.61%) Intel
9 1 (1.61%) Lotus
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) Symantec