The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 58 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing SCOM 4 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 0.93% 1.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.13% 9.46% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £450 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £23.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+52.12% -12.96%
SCOM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
78 74 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.22% 9.79% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 48 26
Median daily rate £463 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.70 £22.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 4 £450 +80.00%
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MOF
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix