Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 108 131
Rank change year-on-year +14 +23 -22
Contract jobs citing SCCM 95 101 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.14% 1.85% 1.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.19% 15.01% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 60 56
Yorkshire median daily rate £225 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% -5.66%
10th Percentile £113 £113 £175
90th Percentile £488 £425 £400
England median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.69 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% +10.85% -8.62%
10th Percentile £9.25 £13.24 £11.00
90th Percentile £15.00 £17.50 £25.32
England median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -19.44% +16.13% -10.14%

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 495 673 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.15% 12.35% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 459 329
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £181 £263 £250
90th Percentile £553 £575 £510
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 17
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.69 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% -16.07% -22.22%
10th Percentile £10.45 £13.24 £9.60
90th Percentile £17.79 £17.50 £28.00
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.74% +2.50% +0.45%

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 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +27 60 £275 -12.00% 6
North Yorkshire +4 22 £125 -47.37%
South Yorkshire +7 8 £381 +29.24%
East Yorkshire -12 3 £155 -46.55%
SCCM
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 74 (77.89%) Windows
2 65 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 43 (45.26%) ITIL
4 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 34 (35.79%) Windows Server
6 33 (34.74%) Windows 7
7 30 (31.58%) Office 365
8 27 (28.42%) VMware
9 26 (27.37%) Windows 10
10 25 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (13.68%) MS Exchange
14 12 (12.63%) HP
15 11 (11.58%) SCOM
15 11 (11.58%) Driving Licence
15 11 (11.58%) Citrix
15 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
16 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
17 9 (9.47%) SLA
17 9 (9.47%) Cisco
17 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
18 8 (8.42%) Incident Management
18 8 (8.42%) SharePoint
18 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
19 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
19 7 (7.37%) Network Management
19 7 (7.37%) XenApp
19 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
19 7 (7.37%) Data Centre

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 13 (13.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (8.42%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (6.32%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (6.32%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.05%) Primavera
1 1 (1.05%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 30 (31.58%) Office 365
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.16%) PaaS
4 2 (2.11%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) Firewall
2 6 (6.32%) SAN
2 6 (6.32%) Skype
3 5 (5.26%) LAN
3 5 (5.26%) NetScaler
4 4 (4.21%) SMS
4 4 (4.21%) VPN
4 4 (4.21%) WAN
5 3 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.16%) Internet
5 3 (3.16%) Intranet
5 3 (3.16%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.05%) DMVPN
6 1 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.05%) HSRP
6 1 (1.05%) IPsec
6 1 (1.05%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.05%) Network Security
6 1 (1.05%) VLAN
6 1 (1.05%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Analyst
2 22 (23.16%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (17.89%) Active Directory Analyst
4 14 (14.74%) Support Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 12 (12.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Active Directory Support
5 12 (12.63%) Service Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (11.58%) Exchange Support
7 10 (10.53%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 10 (10.53%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (9.47%) Desktop Support
8 9 (9.47%) Windows Support Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) Active Directory Support Analyst
11 6 (6.32%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (6.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
11 6 (6.32%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Driving Licence
2 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Clustering
3 4 (4.21%) HP Storage
4 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.11%) FMCG
5 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.11%) Replication
6 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (77.89%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) Windows Server
3 33 (34.74%) Windows 7
4 26 (27.37%) Windows 10
5 25 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.21%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.16%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (3.16%) Linux
10 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) ITIL
2 8 (8.42%) Incident Management
3 7 (7.37%) Network Management
4 5 (5.26%) Migration
4 5 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (4.21%) Analytics
5 4 (4.21%) Project Management
5 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.21%) Service Management
5 4 (4.21%) Time Management
6 3 (3.16%) Change Management
6 3 (3.16%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (3.16%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.11%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.11%) Information Security
7 2 (2.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (2.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.16%) C
1 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) CCA
4 4 (4.21%) CCAA
4 4 (4.21%) CCEA
4 4 (4.21%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.21%) DBS Check
5 3 (3.16%) MCSA
5 3 (3.16%) MCSE
6 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.05%) CCIE
7 1 (1.05%) CCNP
7 1 (1.05%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.05%) CISM
7 1 (1.05%) CISSP
7 1 (1.05%) Degree
7 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) GDPR
System Software
1 65 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.37%) XenApp
4 5 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.11%) VMware NSX
8 1 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.05%) vSphere
8 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (11.58%) SCOM
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (5.26%) WSUS
3 4 (4.21%) EdgeSight
4 3 (3.16%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (2.11%) DameWare
5 2 (2.11%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.11%) SmoothWall
5 2 (2.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.05%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 40 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 27 (28.42%) VMware
3 12 (12.63%) HP
4 11 (11.58%) Citrix
5 9 (9.47%) Cisco
6 7 (7.37%) Dell
7 6 (6.32%) NetApp
8 3 (3.16%) Wyse
9 2 (2.11%) Apple
9 2 (2.11%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.11%) Thales
9 2 (2.11%) Veeam
10 1 (1.05%) Altiris
10 1 (1.05%) AppSense
10 1 (1.05%) Capita
10 1 (1.05%) EMC
10 1 (1.05%) Lotus
10 1 (1.05%) NetMotion Wireless
10 1 (1.05%) Oracle
10 1 (1.05%) Remedy