The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 58 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.15% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.13% 1.08% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £250 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £37.09 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+50.04% +33.27%
SCOM
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
47 93 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.01% 9.31% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 73 48
Median daily rate £433 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £230 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Warrington - 1 £250 - 1
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware GSX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware GSX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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