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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 12 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 26 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 14.21% 5.26% -
As % of the Systems Management category 89.66% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.83 £25.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+11.32% -15.96%
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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
29 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.85% 10.53% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 2
Average daily rate £363 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.28 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.42% -6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Luton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 51 (98.08%) Active Directory
2 47 (90.38%) Microsoft
3 44 (84.62%) E-Commerce
4 43 (82.69%) SCCM
5 41 (78.85%) Windows
5 41 (78.85%) DHCP
5 41 (78.85%) DNS
6 39 (75.00%) IIS
7 38 (73.08%) FTP
8 36 (69.23%) MS Excel
9 25 (48.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (34.62%) PowerShell
10 18 (34.62%) ITIL
11 16 (30.77%) SLA
12 15 (28.85%) Web Services
12 15 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (23.08%) Akamai
14 11 (21.15%) .NET
15 9 (17.31%) DevOps
16 6 (11.54%) Database Security
16 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
16 6 (11.54%) Project Management
16 6 (11.54%) Retail
16 6 (11.54%) Legal
17 5 (9.62%) Publishing
18 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
18 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
18 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
18 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
19 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 39 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 36 (69.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (78.85%) DHCP
1 41 (78.85%) DNS
2 38 (73.08%) FTP
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) VPN
3 3 (5.77%) SAN
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
1 6 (11.54%) Legal
2 5 (9.62%) Publishing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Web Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Web Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.92%) Build Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) Web Services
2 11 (21.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
1 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.92%) DTV
2 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) E-Commerce
2 18 (34.62%) ITIL
3 9 (17.31%) DevOps
4 6 (11.54%) Database Security
4 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.54%) Project Management
5 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.92%) Service Management
7 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.92%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.85%) VBScript
3 1 (1.92%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (98.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) vSphere
2 3 (5.77%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 43 (82.69%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (90.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) Akamai
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 3 (5.77%) CommVault
3 3 (5.77%) Wyse
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
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