The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 174 177 172
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing SCOM 25 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.37% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.95% 5.08% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 24
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£419 £334 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.46% -6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £324 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £27.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £27.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-12.96% -0.91%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
420 433 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.59% 7.26% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 323 274
Average daily rate £450 £413 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 8
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.43 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £18.70 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) SCCM
3 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
4 17 (36.96%) Citrix
5 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
6 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (32.61%) VMware
7 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 13 (28.26%) IIS
8 12 (26.09%) Finance
9 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (21.74%) SCOrch
10 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (19.57%) Banking
10 9 (19.57%) SAN
10 9 (19.57%) SQL
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.39%) HP
11 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
11 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (15.22%) XenApp
12 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
12 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (15.22%) Cisco
12 7 (15.22%) Linux
12 7 (15.22%) ITIL
13 6 (13.04%) Oracle
13 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.04%) DNS
13 6 (13.04%) DevOps

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (28.26%) IIS
2 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.52%) Lync
5 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.17%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) SAN
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.04%) DNS
3 5 (10.87%) DHCP
4 3 (6.52%) FTP
4 3 (6.52%) WAN
4 3 (6.52%) NAS
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.35%) SMTP
6 1 (2.17%) SNMP
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) DWDM
6 1 (2.17%) OSPF
6 1 (2.17%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.17%) VRRP
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
1 4 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (6.52%) Architect
2 3 (6.52%) Analyst
2 3 (6.52%) Consultant
2 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (6.52%) Wintel Support
2 3 (6.52%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (4.35%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
3 2 (4.35%) Systems Architect
3 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
3 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
3 2 (4.35%) Administrator
3 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (4.35%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.17%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) XSL
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.17%) Rendezvous
2 1 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.17%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.22%) Linux
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.35%) Solaris
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.17%) UNIX
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
3 6 (13.04%) DevOps
3 6 (13.04%) Service Management
4 5 (10.87%) Migration
4 5 (10.87%) Release Management
4 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.70%) SDLC
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.35%) Change Management
7 2 (4.35%) ITSM
7 2 (4.35%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.35%) Investment Management
7 2 (4.35%) Use Case
7 2 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.35%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) Perl
3 5 (10.87%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.17%) MCITP
3 1 (2.17%) MCP
3 1 (2.17%) MCSE
3 1 (2.17%) MCSA
3 1 (2.17%) CCNP
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.22%) XenApp
4 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.87%) vSphere
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.35%) UAG
6 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.17%) vCloud
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (43.48%) SCCM
2 10 (21.74%) SCOrch
3 5 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.70%) StatsD
4 4 (8.70%) Graphite
5 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (6.52%) OpenView
6 2 (4.35%) Legato
6 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
6 2 (4.35%) DameWare
6 2 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.35%) WSUS
6 2 (4.35%) MOM
6 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
6 2 (4.35%) Puppet
7 1 (2.17%) vMotion
7 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.17%) Ansible
7 1 (2.17%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Citrix
2 15 (32.61%) VMware
3 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) HP
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle
7 5 (10.87%) Remedy
7 5 (10.87%) Splunk
8 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.52%) F5
8 3 (6.52%) EMC
8 3 (6.52%) Juniper
9 2 (4.35%) McAfee
9 2 (4.35%) Symantec
9 2 (4.35%) Hitachi
9 2 (4.35%) NetApp
10 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
10 1 (2.17%) Sophos
10 1 (2.17%) Websense
10 1 (2.17%) Perforce
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago