Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 October 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 47 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 -13
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.55% 0.96% 1.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.70% 5.97% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Watford median daily rate £475 - £390
10th Percentile £463 - £385
90th Percentile £488 - £395
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 23 67 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.30% 16.11% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 12
Watford median daily rate £513 £425 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% +71.72% -41.76%
10th Percentile £458 £126 £205
90th Percentile £775 £575 £392
Hertfordshire median daily rate £401 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -11.00% +20.00% -0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Watford median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +7.41% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £19.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year -31.65% +36.21% -58.57%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Watford

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Watford region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Email Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) iManage
2 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (50.00%) Availability Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) IDOL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) IDOL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Availability Management
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (50.00%) Email Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) iManage
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow