Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 111 92
Rank change year-on-year -8 -19 +25
Contract jobs citing SCOM 5 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 0.96% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.07% 6.99% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 20
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £454 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.39% +0.89% +6.26%
10th Percentile £383 £421 £415
90th Percentile £468 £545 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £434
% change year-on-year - -2.07% +15.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £29.75 £43.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% -30.81% +43.33%

SCOM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 241 286 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.17% 13.70% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 122 83
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £447 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.56% +9.09% +19.27%
10th Percentile £200 £270 £186
90th Percentile £575 £550 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.78 £14.50 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.79% -2.36% -41.76%
10th Percentile £11.88 £12.20 £13.62
90th Percentile £38.88 £16.40 £15.81
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.88
% change year-on-year - -32.37% +32.69%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCOM in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Buckinghamshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 5 £425 -6.39% 1
SCOM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) NFS
4 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Introscope
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Application Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) e-Health
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) NFS
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (20.00%) OVSD
1 1 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) arcserve
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) NetQoS
3 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam