The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 53 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.76% 5.26% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £400 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+110.00% -3.63%
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
42 38 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.22% 5.26% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 28
Average daily rate £525 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £163 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +63.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 2 - -
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware