The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Bracknell region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 35 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.63% 3.33% 2.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.76% 25.00% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £280 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.06% -14.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.88 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £33.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.59% +98.52%
Systems Management Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
42 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.29% 13.33% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 2
Average daily rate £300 £340 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +27.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
SCOM
Berkshire

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCOM across the Bracknell region.

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Bracknell region.

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Lumension
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (16.67%) AppSense
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) JSTL
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Lumension
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense
3 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
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