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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 34 20
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 2 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.67% 8.61%
As % of the Systems Management category - 12.50% 76.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 34
Median daily rate - £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £37.09 £27.67
% change year-on-year
+50.04% +34.06%
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
13 16 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.73% 5.37% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 41
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.08%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365

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 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) VMware