Period
to 26 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 26 November 2021 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 184 124 209
Rank change year-on-year -60 +85 +19
Contract jobs citing SCOM 5 4 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.81% 1.17% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
10th Percentile £345 £373 £399
25th Percentile " £388 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +5.26%
75th Percentile " £461 £488
90th Percentile £480 £475 £488
Central London median daily rate £375 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £52.00

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 616 343 952
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.35% 17.49% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 267 788
10th Percentile £381 £318 £325
25th Percentile £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.50% +4.71%
75th Percentile £675 £600 £625
90th Percentile £750 £650 £688
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £538
% change year-on-year +9.52% -2.33% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 16
10th Percentile £30.13 " £12.76
25th Percentile £40.81 " £13.69
Median hourly rate £60.75 £23.00 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year +164.13% +27.78% -3.74%
75th Percentile £82.81 " £21.00
90th Percentile £94.78 " £21.50
Central London median hourly rate £29.00 £23.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +26.09% +17.95% +4.28%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCOM in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for SCOM in the City of London

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SCOM in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SCOM in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCOM in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for SCOM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Task Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Dashboard Development
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (60.00%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) IPv4
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) EAM
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Azure
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (80.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IPv4
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Management Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Rollout Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Dashboard Development
1 4 (80.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) EAM
3 1 (20.00%) Inventory Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Dell