The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 27 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 0 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.14% - 13.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.11% - 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 28
Median daily rate £388 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -17.57%
SCOM
Bedfordshire

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
18 5 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.29% 3.70% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 38
Median daily rate £275 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 Luton region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VCP5
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam