Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 November 2017 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)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 72
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 1.03% 1.24%
As % of the Systems Management category - 11.39% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Essex median daily rate - £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.69% -25.64%
East of England median daily rate £300 £419 £400
% change year-on-year -28.36% +4.69% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Essex median hourly rate - - £38.75
East of England median hourly rate - - £38.75

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 Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 119 79 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.14% 9.01% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 54 80
Essex median daily rate £513 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.38% -12.12% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £225 £300
90th Percentile £600 £568 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +11.80% +0.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Essex median hourly rate £11.92 £35.22 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.14% +17.38% -4.84%
10th Percentile £10.38 £33.75 £25.30
90th Percentile £15.67 £40.00 £43.60
East of England median hourly rate £14.67 £16.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year -11.09% -51.11% +100.18%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Essex

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Essex