The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 46 33
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category - 3.23% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £410 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
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
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
27 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.37% 9.97% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 16
Average daily rate £217 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.13% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £151 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £448 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) AdminStudio
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Intune
1 3 (100.00%) SCSM
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCSM
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft