The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 27 March 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 50 46
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.26% 5.00% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.08 £40.83 £26.50
% change year-on-year +32.45% +54.05%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 19 40 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 5.40% 8.11% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 15
Median daily rate £325 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.90% +15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.88 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.50% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Nottingham

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Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft