Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 106 108
Rank change year-on-year +50 +2 +1
Contract jobs citing SCCM 95 88 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.25% 1.83% 1.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.67% 15.88% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 60
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £153
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +145.90% -49.17%
10th Percentile £150 £162 £113
90th Percentile £464 £494 £415
England median daily rate £330 £365 £325
% change year-on-year -9.59% +12.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +20.00% -15.25%
10th Percentile £13.41 £14.10 £11.18
90th Percentile £23.09 £16.35 £28.50
England median hourly rate £17.47 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -0.20% - +1.27%

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 419 554 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.31% 11.50% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 329 347
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £251 £300 £190
90th Percentile £585 £565 £596
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 17
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £18.55 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.51% +37.41% -3.57%
10th Percentile £13.41 £14.03 £11.15
90th Percentile £34.10 £34.88 £15.90
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 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 +65 70 £350 +16.67% 9
North Yorkshire -1 12 £350 -14.27% 9
South Yorkshire +24 7 £140 -68.89% 4
East Yorkshire +1 4 £160 -11.11%
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 81 (85.26%) Windows
2 57 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 42 (44.21%) VMware
4 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 34 (35.79%) Windows Server
6 33 (34.74%) Office 365
7 31 (32.63%) Windows 10
8 28 (29.47%) Azure
9 23 (24.21%) Data Centre
10 20 (21.05%) PowerShell
10 20 (21.05%) DNS
10 20 (21.05%) Linux
10 20 (21.05%) McAfee
11 18 (18.95%) ITIL
12 17 (17.89%) Retail
13 16 (16.84%) AWS
13 16 (16.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (14.74%) Windows 7
15 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (13.68%) Migration
15 13 (13.68%) DHCP
16 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
17 11 (11.58%) Technology Roadmap
17 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
17 11 (11.58%) SQL
17 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Office
18 10 (10.53%) SCOM
18 10 (10.53%) vSphere

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 (8.42%) Skype for Business
2 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.26%) IIS
4 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (34.74%) Office 365
2 28 (29.47%) Azure
3 16 (16.84%) AWS
4 4 (4.21%) OneDrive
5 3 (3.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.11%) IaaS
6 2 (2.11%) PaaS
6 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.05%) DNS
2 13 (13.68%) DHCP
3 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.37%) SAN
5 6 (6.32%) Skype
6 5 (5.26%) VSAN
7 4 (4.21%) Firewall
7 4 (4.21%) VPN
8 3 (3.16%) LAN
8 3 (3.16%) VLAN
8 3 (3.16%) WAN
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.11%) SSH
9 2 (2.11%) SSL
10 1 (1.05%) NAS
10 1 (1.05%) Network Security
10 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.11%) MSI
3 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.05%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 17 (17.89%) Retail
2 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Public Sector
3 5 (5.26%) Banking
4 4 (4.21%) Back Office
4 4 (4.21%) Law
5 3 (3.16%) Local Government
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (11.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (11.58%) Support Engineer
1 11 (11.58%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (9.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (9.47%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (9.47%) Administrator
2 9 (9.47%) Analyst
3 8 (8.42%) SCCM Engineer
3 8 (8.42%) Support Analyst
4 7 (7.37%) Server Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (5.26%) IT Support
6 5 (5.26%) Office 365 Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.21%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 4 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.21%) SCCM Administrator
7 4 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) Web Services
2 2 (2.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.21%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.16%) Clustering
4 3 (3.16%) iPad
4 3 (3.16%) iPhone
4 3 (3.16%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (3.16%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.11%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.05%) CMDB
6 1 (1.05%) PKI
6 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 81 (85.26%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) Windows Server
3 31 (32.63%) Windows 10
4 20 (21.05%) Linux
5 14 (14.74%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.32%) CentOS
8 4 (4.21%) Unix
9 2 (2.11%) Debian
10 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.95%) ITIL
2 16 (16.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (13.68%) Migration
4 12 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (11.58%) Technology Roadmap
6 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.32%) Project Delivery
8 5 (5.26%) Application Packaging
8 5 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 5 (5.26%) Service Management
9 4 (4.21%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.16%) Change Management
10 3 (3.16%) Coaching
10 3 (3.16%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (3.16%) Data Management
10 3 (3.16%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.16%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (3.16%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.58%) SQL
3 1 (1.05%) VB
3 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.32%) MCSE
3 2 (2.11%) MCITP
3 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.05%) CCA
4 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.05%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 57 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.53%) vSphere
4 5 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.26%) VMware Server
4 5 (5.26%) XenApp
5 4 (4.21%) BitLocker
5 4 (4.21%) VMware NSX
6 3 (3.16%) Firmware
7 2 (2.11%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) SCOM
2 6 (6.32%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (6.32%) vRealize
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (5.26%) WSUS
4 4 (4.21%) Nagios
4 4 (4.21%) Puppet
4 4 (4.21%) vCenter Server
5 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.11%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.05%) ThinApp
7 1 (1.05%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 42 (44.21%) VMware
2 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.05%) McAfee
4 7 (7.37%) Citrix
5 6 (6.32%) Dell
5 6 (6.32%) HP
5 6 (6.32%) Symantec
5 6 (6.32%) Veeam
6 5 (5.26%) Cisco
7 4 (4.21%) Apple
7 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.16%) Adobe
8 3 (3.16%) Google
8 3 (3.16%) IBM
8 3 (3.16%) NetApp
8 3 (3.16%) Samsung
8 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.11%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.11%) Qualys
9 2 (2.11%) Sophos