The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 24 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.65% - 6.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% - 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£288 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-18.96% +6.42%
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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 Luton region.

Systems Management Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.90% 3.98% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Average daily rate £288 £220 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -32.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Luton

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) IIS
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 10 (90.91%) DNS
3 9 (81.82%) FTP
3 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) SCCM
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 4 (36.36%) SLA
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) DevOps
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (27.27%) Akamai
8 3 (27.27%) .NET
8 3 (27.27%) Project Management
9 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 2 (18.18%) Database Security
9 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
9 2 (18.18%) Legal
9 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
10 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
10 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (9.09%) Marketing

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 10 (90.91%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Web Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Database Security
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Akamai
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Wyse
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault