The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.31% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £434 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -2.40% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £36.00 £25.09
% change year-on-year -17.36% +43.46%  

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

Systems Management Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 19 39 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 7.51% 12.04% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 20
Median daily rate £338 £434 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.23% -15.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £282 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £730 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.62% +5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing SCOM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Kent

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Kent

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM in Kent.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCOM in Kent