The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 37 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.96% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.65% 9.09% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £330 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.69% +3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+52.12% -6.00%
SCOM
East of England

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 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.43% 2.93% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 7
Median daily rate £360 £344 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £249 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £465 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.13 £25.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.97% +1.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

SCOM
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

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
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
Luton +1 2 £313 +8.69% 1
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SCOM 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) VCP5
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Server Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) VCP5
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) NFS
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
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