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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 53 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing SCOM 11 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.80% 0.67% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.94% 7.69% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £370 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -3.03%
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
85 91 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.89% 8.77% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 35 38
Median daily rate £400 £295 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £145 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) NetApp
4 7 (41.18%) MS Office
4 7 (41.18%) NFS
4 7 (41.18%) iSCSI
4 7 (41.18%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (35.29%) EMC
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) Veeam
6 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (23.53%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (23.53%) HP
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (17.65%) MS Visio

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 2 (11.76%) Apache Pig
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Spark
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) iSCSI
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) DataStax
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) HBase
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) NetApp Specialist
1 4 (23.53%) Server Specialist
1 4 (23.53%) Storage Specialist
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Specialist
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Operations Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Server Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SAN Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Server Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V2
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM
5 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
5 2 (11.76%) Presales
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) NFS
2 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (11.76%) HDFS
5 2 (11.76%) XenApp
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (5.88%) vCloud
6 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (11.76%) OVSD
2 1 (5.88%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) NetApp
4 6 (35.29%) EMC
5 5 (29.41%) Veeam
6 4 (23.53%) HP
7 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Cloudera
7 2 (11.76%) CommVault
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) SAP
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