Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 105 69
Rank change year-on-year +9 -36 +25
Contract jobs citing SCOM 11 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.75% 0.84% 1.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.37% 5.93% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 15
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £479 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.27% +6.44% +10.57%
10th Percentile £383 £434 £414
90th Percentile £468 £594 £512
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £458 £450
% change year-on-year -7.21% +1.78% +2.27%
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 205 236 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.03% 14.11% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 99 78
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +25.93%
10th Percentile £199 £145 £160
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.78 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year +12.40% - -

SCOM
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

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 7 (63.64%) Adobe
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 7 (63.64%) Law
2 7 (63.64%) Sony
2 7 (63.64%) WSUS
2 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
2 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 7 (63.64%) Splunk
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js

SCOM
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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Support
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Application Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Change Management
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) NFS
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCCM
1 7 (63.64%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) OVSD
2 1 (9.09%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Adobe
1 7 (63.64%) Sony
1 7 (63.64%) Splunk
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) arcserve
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam