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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - - 7.04%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-18.96% -10.76%
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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
7 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.35% 2.01% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Average daily rate £450 £140 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -56.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £136 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £140 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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 24 April 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 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (94.12%) IIS
3 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
3 15 (88.24%) DHCP
3 15 (88.24%) FTP
3 15 (88.24%) DNS
4 14 (82.35%) Windows
5 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
6 12 (70.59%) SCCM
7 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
9 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (41.18%) SLA
11 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
12 4 (23.53%) Web Services
12 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 4 (23.53%) DevOps
12 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
13 3 (17.65%) Akamai
13 3 (17.65%) Database Security
13 3 (17.65%) .NET
13 3 (17.65%) Project Management
13 3 (17.65%) Retail
13 3 (17.65%) Legal
14 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
15 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
15 1 (5.88%) Electronics
15 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
15 1 (5.88%) Finance

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (94.12%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) DHCP
1 15 (88.24%) FTP
1 15 (88.24%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Web Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) Database Security
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Akamai
3 1 (5.88%) SAP