The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 45 24
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.23% 3.09%
As % of the Systems Management category - 12.50% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-18.96% -10.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
17 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.30% 1.86% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 14
Average daily rate £388 £140 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+176.78% -56.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £137 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £140 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCOM across the Bedfordshire region.

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Bedfordshire region.

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (95.83%) IIS
3 22 (91.67%) E-Commerce
4 21 (87.50%) Windows
5 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
6 19 (79.17%) SCCM
7 18 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (62.50%) DHCP
9 15 (62.50%) FTP
9 15 (62.50%) DNS
10 11 (45.83%) Web Services
11 10 (41.67%) .NET
11 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
11 10 (41.67%) Akamai
12 7 (29.17%) SLA
13 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
14 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 4 (16.67%) DevOps
14 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
15 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
15 3 (12.50%) Database Security
15 3 (12.50%) Project Management
15 3 (12.50%) Retail
15 3 (12.50%) Legal
16 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
17 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
17 1 (4.17%) Electronics
17 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
17 1 (4.17%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (95.83%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) DHCP
1 15 (62.50%) FTP
1 15 (62.50%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
1 3 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (66.67%) Web Engineer
3 13 (54.17%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.67%) DevOps
2 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Database Security
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (79.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Akamai
3 1 (4.17%) SAP