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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 May 2022 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 82 65 75
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 +31
Contract jobs citing SCOM 7 4 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.73% 3.45% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
10th Percentile £485 £320 £323
25th Percentile - £347 £358
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £400 £430
Median % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.98% +32.31%
75th Percentile - £438 £460
90th Percentile - - £469
England median daily rate £456 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +8.45% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
10th Percentile - - £48.84
25th Percentile - - £49.86
Median hourly rate - - £51.58
75th Percentile - - £53.29
90th Percentile - - £54.32
England median hourly rate £65.00 - £33.77
% change year-on-year - - +50.43%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 148 116 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.80% 12.26% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 82 76
10th Percentile £211 £206 £150
25th Percentile £313 £325 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £396 £400
Median % change year-on-year +10.48% -1.00% +1.91%
75th Percentile £508 £448 £475
90th Percentile £538 £582 £554
England median daily rate £575 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +12.20% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
10th Percentile £17.65 - £13.43
25th Percentile £18.25 £27.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate £20.50 £29.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -29.31% +65.71% -5.41%
75th Percentile £22.75 £31.00 £19.56
90th Percentile £23.35 - £48.84
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.89% +28.42% +2.70%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCOM in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for SCOM in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCOM in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for SCOM in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire -10 5 £520 +22.35% 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £450 -
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Storage Management
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (14.29%) AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Route 53
5 1 (14.29%) HSRP
5 1 (14.29%) GLBP
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EKS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) AWS
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Fargate
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (14.29%) GCP
1 1 (14.29%) Route 53
1 1 (14.29%) Serverless
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) GLBP
2 1 (14.29%) HSRP
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) RIP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Management
2 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) pfSense
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) CloudForms
2 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
2 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam