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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 51 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Contract jobs citing SCOM 7 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.17% 0.32% 1.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.05% 2.46% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -11.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £34.00 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+63.70% +22.15%
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
87 122 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.50% 13.10% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 36 61
Median daily rate £450 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £177 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.98% -39.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

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 7 December 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (46.67%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 5 (33.33%) Veeam
5 5 (33.33%) ITIL V2
5 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) MS Office
6 4 (26.67%) EMC
6 4 (26.67%) NetApp
6 4 (26.67%) CentOS
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (26.67%) vCloud
6 4 (26.67%) IaaS
6 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (20.00%) vRealize
7 3 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (20.00%) Docker
7 3 (20.00%) Puppet
7 3 (20.00%) NFS

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 (13.33%) Apache Pig
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Multicast
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) DataStax
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) HBase
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) NetApp Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Server Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Build Automation Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) CentOS
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL V2
4 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) MapReduce
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
6 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vCloud
3 3 (20.00%) Docker
3 3 (20.00%) NFS
4 2 (13.33%) HDFS
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) vRealize
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (6.67%) Control-M
3 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (6.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Veeam
4 4 (26.67%) EMC
4 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) TIBCO