The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 69 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% 0.16% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.64% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£306 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.17% +5.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Systems Management Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
55 16 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.34% 2.58% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 14 40
Average daily rate £400 £319 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £375 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +83.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +10.81%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SCOM
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) WMI
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (33.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco