The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 72 70 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing SCOM 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.64% 0.20% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.59% 2.86% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £473 £379 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.75% +62.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £308 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.08 £55.65 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-2.83% +104.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
91 70 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.77% 7.09% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 26 52
Median daily rate £362 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £26.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.78% +35.55%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +4 6 £473 +24.75%
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL V2
4 5 (38.46%) Capacity Management
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) IaaS
5 4 (30.77%) CentOS
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (30.77%) vCloud
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 3 (23.08%) Remedy
6 3 (23.08%) CA
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) e-Health
6 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 3 (23.08%) Introscope
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) vRealize
6 3 (23.08%) Docker

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (15.38%) Apache Pig
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Multicast
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) DataStax
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 2 (15.38%) HBase
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Introscope
2 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Data Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Build Automation Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (7.69%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) e-Health
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Capacity Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL V2
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (15.38%) MapReduce
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
5 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) OCA
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) vCloud
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (23.08%) Docker
4 2 (15.38%) HDFS
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) CA Wily
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) vRealize
2 2 (15.38%) BladeLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Control-M
3 1 (7.69%) EdgeSight
3 1 (7.69%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) CA
4 3 (23.08%) NetQoS
4 3 (23.08%) Nimsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Cloudera
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.69%) AppSense
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) CommVault
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Genesys
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam