The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 36 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.35% 0.79% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.03% 16.67% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £188 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.16% +20.00%
SCOM
South Wales

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

Systems Management Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
33 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.62% 4.76% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 25
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £157 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+36.90% +9.09%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SCOM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware