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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 164 178 147
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Contract jobs citing SCOM 22 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.38% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.98% 5.93% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 31
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£430 £334 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.76% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £296 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £444 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £28.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.72%
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London

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
368 371 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.22% 6.35% 5.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 255 248
Average daily rate £450 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £232 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.86% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £18.70 £16.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% -39.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 42 (76.36%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Active Directory
2 34 (61.82%) SCCM
3 23 (41.82%) Citrix
4 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
5 18 (32.73%) VMware
6 17 (30.91%) Finance
7 16 (29.09%) ITIL
7 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (23.64%) XenApp
9 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
9 12 (21.82%) IIS
10 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (18.18%) Migration
11 10 (18.18%) DNS
11 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
12 9 (16.36%) vSphere
13 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
13 8 (14.55%) DHCP
13 8 (14.55%) SAN
13 8 (14.55%) Banking
13 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
14 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
14 7 (12.73%) SQL
14 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
15 6 (10.91%) SCOrch

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 12 (21.82%) IIS
2 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) Lync
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) DNS
2 8 (14.55%) DHCP
2 8 (14.55%) SAN
3 6 (10.91%) FTP
4 5 (9.09%) WAN
5 4 (7.27%) NetScaler
5 4 (7.27%) Firewall
6 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.45%) LAN
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.82%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.82%) VRRP
8 1 (1.82%) Internet
8 1 (1.82%) DWDM
8 1 (1.82%) OSPF
8 1 (1.82%) SNMP
8 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.82%) Junos
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 6 (10.91%) Law
4 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.45%) Financial Institution
5 3 (5.45%) Legal
5 3 (5.45%) Online Betting
6 2 (3.64%) Publishing
7 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.82%) Electronics
7 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Web Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Consultant
5 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix Specialist
6 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (3.64%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) SCCM Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) SecurID
2 2 (3.64%) CESG
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) DTV
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.82%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.82%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (76.36%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) UNIX
7 2 (3.64%) Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 10 (18.18%) Migration
3 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.09%) Service Management
5 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.27%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.64%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.64%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (3.64%) DevOps
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.64%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.82%) Change Management
8 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.82%) Content Management
8 1 (1.82%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.73%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) MCSE
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.45%) MCITP
5 2 (3.64%) VCP4
5 2 (3.64%) MCP
5 2 (3.64%) MCSA
5 2 (3.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.82%) Degree
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (61.82%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.64%) XenApp
3 9 (16.36%) vSphere
4 8 (14.55%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (10.91%) Hyper-V
7 5 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (5.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (5.45%) XenServer
9 2 (3.64%) UAG
9 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 34 (61.82%) SCCM
2 6 (10.91%) SCOrch
3 4 (7.27%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.45%) DameWare
5 2 (3.64%) HP SIM
5 2 (3.64%) Puppet
5 2 (3.64%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.64%) EdgeSight
5 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.82%) OpenView
6 1 (1.82%) Legato
6 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Citrix
2 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.73%) VMware
3 6 (10.91%) HP
3 6 (10.91%) Cisco
4 4 (7.27%) McAfee
4 4 (7.27%) AppSense
5 3 (5.45%) Juniper
5 3 (5.45%) Symantec
5 3 (5.45%) NetApp
5 3 (5.45%) BMC
5 3 (5.45%) F5
5 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) CA
6 2 (3.64%) EMC
7 1 (1.82%) RedDot
7 1 (1.82%) CommVault
7 1 (1.82%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.82%) Remedy
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