The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 74 82 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Contract jobs citing SCOM 16 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.34% 0.56% 1.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.11% 4.83% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 4
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£445 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 - £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £27.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-12.96% -0.91%
SCOM
South East

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
122 145 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.19% 11.56% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 53 33
Average daily rate £407 £289 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.95% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £399 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £26.00 £23.88 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.90% -11.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +9 12 £424 - 2
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
3 12 (54.55%) SCCM
3 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) Clustering
5 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
7 8 (36.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (36.36%) HP
7 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
8 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (31.82%) CRM
8 7 (31.82%) DNS
9 6 (27.27%) SLA
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
10 5 (22.73%) SCOrch
10 5 (22.73%) Lync
10 5 (22.73%) High Availability
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (22.73%) SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) Lync
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Database Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) X-Windows
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Clustering
2 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.55%) FMCG
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 5 (22.73%) High Availability
4 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.64%) QMS
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Release Management
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Server Hardening
6 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
7 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (18.18%) vSphere
4 4 (18.18%) UAG
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (9.09%) Firmware
6 2 (9.09%) ISA Server
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) SCCM
2 8 (36.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (22.73%) SCOrch
3 5 (22.73%) OpenView
3 5 (22.73%) OVSD
4 3 (13.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) Dell
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) AppSense
5 2 (9.09%) Remedy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago