Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 100 106
Rank change year-on-year +27 +6 +5
Contract jobs citing SCCM 100 108 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.68% 2.19% 1.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.04% 17.01% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 77 49
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +130.77% -43.97%
10th Percentile £140 £269 £112
90th Percentile £531 £477 £488
England median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 11
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.61% +24.00% -14.89%
10th Percentile £13.56 £13.73 £9.25
90th Percentile £16.53 £30.20 £13.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +20.69% -17.14%

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 587 635 476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.72% 12.89% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 409 302
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £235 £305 £199
90th Percentile £573 £600 £538
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.35 £20.60 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.63% +64.80% -14.89%
10th Percentile £14.02 £13.80 £9.25
90th Percentile £34.60 £36.20 £21.80
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -22.22%

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 October 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 22 October 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 +59 58 £350 - 14
South Yorkshire -24 25 £400 - 1
North Yorkshire +1 12 £350 - 6
East Yorkshire - 1 £145 - 3
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 89 (89.00%) Windows
2 47 (47.00%) Active Directory
3 40 (40.00%) VMware
3 40 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 37 (37.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (29.00%) Windows Server
6 26 (26.00%) Migration
6 26 (26.00%) Office 365
7 24 (24.00%) Azure
8 22 (22.00%) Finance
9 20 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 19 (19.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 18 (18.00%) PowerShell
11 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (18.00%) Data Centre
12 16 (16.00%) DNS
13 15 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (12.00%) SQL
16 11 (11.00%) Puppet
17 10 (10.00%) Python
17 10 (10.00%) Application Packaging
17 10 (10.00%) Jenkins
17 10 (10.00%) GitHub
17 10 (10.00%) Ansible
18 9 (9.00%) DevOps
18 9 (9.00%) SCOM
18 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
18 9 (9.00%) McAfee
18 9 (9.00%) Clustering

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 (7.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (6.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.00%) IIS
3 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.00%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.00%) Office 365
2 24 (24.00%) Azure
3 10 (10.00%) GitHub
4 7 (7.00%) AWS
5 3 (3.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.00%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.00%) SaaS
6 2 (2.00%) IaaS
6 2 (2.00%) PaaS
7 1 (1.00%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) DNS
2 7 (7.00%) SAN
3 6 (6.00%) DHCP
3 6 (6.00%) Firewall
3 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.00%) NAS
5 4 (4.00%) LAN
5 4 (4.00%) VPN
5 4 (4.00%) WAN
6 3 (3.00%) DKIM
6 3 (3.00%) DMARC
6 3 (3.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.00%) SSH
7 2 (2.00%) SSL
7 2 (2.00%) VLAN
8 1 (1.00%) DMZ
8 1 (1.00%) Internet
8 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.00%) InstallShield
2 4 (4.00%) MSI
3 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio Code
3 2 (2.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.00%) MSTest
4 1 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.00%) Subversion
4 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (22.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Back Office
2 7 (7.00%) Retail
3 6 (6.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Publishing
4 5 (5.00%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.00%) Games
6 1 (1.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (14.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 12 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 12 (12.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Desktop Support
3 11 (11.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (9.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.00%) Architect
7 6 (6.00%) Administrator
7 6 (6.00%) Rollout Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.00%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
9 4 (4.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) Flask
1 4 (4.00%) RESTful
1 4 (4.00%) Swagger
2 2 (2.00%) LAMP
3 1 (1.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.00%) Clustering
3 6 (6.00%) Blog
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) CMDB
5 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.00%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.00%) Online Games
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 89 (89.00%) Windows
2 40 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 29 (29.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (8.00%) Linux
8 4 (4.00%) CentOS
9 2 (2.00%) Debian
9 2 (2.00%) Unix
10 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) Migration
2 19 (19.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (10.00%) Application Packaging
4 9 (9.00%) DevOps
5 8 (8.00%) ITIL
5 8 (8.00%) Task Automation
6 7 (7.00%) Change Management
6 7 (7.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.00%) Open Source
7 6 (6.00%) Prototyping
7 6 (6.00%) Technology Roadmap
8 5 (5.00%) Data Management
9 4 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 4 (4.00%) Microservices
9 4 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.00%) Security Patching
10 3 (3.00%) Preventative Maintenance
10 3 (3.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.00%) SQL
3 10 (10.00%) Python
4 4 (4.00%) Perl
4 4 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.00%) MCSE
3 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.00%) MCITP
3 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) CCA
4 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.00%) PMO
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (47.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (6.00%) vSphere
6 5 (5.00%) XenApp
7 3 (3.00%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.00%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.00%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.00%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (1.00%) Firmware
9 1 (1.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Puppet
2 10 (10.00%) Ansible
3 9 (9.00%) SCOM
4 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (3.00%) Nagios
5 3 (3.00%) vCenter Server
5 3 (3.00%) vRealize
6 2 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (2.00%) ThinApp
6 2 (2.00%) WSUS
7 1 (1.00%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.00%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (40.00%) VMware
2 37 (37.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.00%) McAfee
4 8 (8.00%) Citrix
5 6 (6.00%) HP
6 5 (5.00%) Cisco
6 5 (5.00%) IBM
7 4 (4.00%) EMC
7 4 (4.00%) MuleSoft
7 4 (4.00%) Veeam
8 3 (3.00%) Clearswift
8 3 (3.00%) Dell
9 2 (2.00%) CA
9 2 (2.00%) Cognos
9 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.00%) Sophos
9 2 (2.00%) Symantec
10 1 (1.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.00%) ServiceNow