Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 17 January 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 33 37
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -23
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.01% 0.39% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.79% 5.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Luton median daily rate £300 £388 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% +55.00% -31.03%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £388 £250
% change year-on-year -22.58% +55.00% -29.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 19 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 6.40% 7.75% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 9
Luton median daily rate £438 £231 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +89.19% -33.93% -3.45%
10th Percentile £307 £80 £233
90th Percentile £637 £393 £500
Bedfordshire median daily rate £389 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +19.62% -13.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median hourly rate - - £13.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.33 - £35.00

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Luton

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Luton

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Luton over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOM in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee