Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 79 91
Rank change year-on-year -29 +12 -2
Contract jobs citing SCOM 9 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.51% 1.15% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.02% 9.26% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +0.63%
10th Percentile £300 £414 £325
90th Percentile £595 £500 £449
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £450 £404
% change year-on-year -5.56% +11.52% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 224 162 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.71% 12.45% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 85 103
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.93% +8.87%
10th Percentile £145 £202 £166
90th Percentile £525 £538 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% +11.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 - £18.25
10th Percentile £11.59 - £15.78
90th Percentile £60.00 - £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £19.00

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Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Milton Keynes

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Sun
4 5 (55.56%) Solaris
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Vista
5 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
4 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) ADSL
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Solaris
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Vista
5 3 (33.33%) Android
5 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) CentOS
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (11.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) API Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) CCSP
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) vCloud
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 1 (11.11%) EdgeSight
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
3 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
3 1 (11.11%) Unicenter
3 1 (11.11%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Sun
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Apple
4 3 (33.33%) StorageTek
5 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 1 (11.11%) AppSense
6 1 (11.11%) CA
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) Lotus
6 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (11.11%) Nimsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) SunGard