The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 50 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing SCOM 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.66% 1.31% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.67% 8.33% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.16% +20.00%
SCOM
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
66 132 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.97% 15.68% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 61 40
Median daily rate £425 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.19 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (95.45%) Windows
3 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (63.64%) Linux
5 13 (59.09%) NFS
5 13 (59.09%) ITIL
5 13 (59.09%) NetApp
5 13 (59.09%) iSCSI
5 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
6 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 12 (54.55%) Virtual Environments
6 12 (54.55%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 12 (54.55%) HP
7 11 (50.00%) MS Office
8 8 (36.36%) EMC
8 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (31.82%) Service Management
9 7 (31.82%) ITSM
9 7 (31.82%) OVSD
10 6 (27.27%) Ubuntu
10 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (27.27%) DNS
10 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 6 (27.27%) CentOS
10 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 4 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) iSCSI
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Server Specialist
1 6 (27.27%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) NetApp Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Server Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) LAN Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Operations Manager
3 4 (18.18%) SAN Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Manager
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) WAN Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) WAN Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) CentOS
5 6 (27.27%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (27.27%) Ubuntu
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) Virtual Environments
3 7 (31.82%) ITSM
3 7 (31.82%) Service Management
4 6 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL V3
6 4 (18.18%) High Availability
6 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (59.09%) NFS
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (18.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) OVSD
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) SCSM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) NetApp
4 12 (54.55%) HP
5 8 (36.36%) EMC
6 5 (22.73%) Veeam
7 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) CommVault
8 1 (4.55%) arcserve
8 1 (4.55%) SAP
8 1 (4.55%) Symantec
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