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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 158 142 179
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +37
Contract jobs citing SCOM 9 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.55% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.59% 6.05% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 21
Median daily rate £431 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £353 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £34.00 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+63.70% +22.15%
SCOM
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
348 314 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.93% 9.11% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 241 342
Median daily rate £513 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +27.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

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 8 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 City of London region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (50.00%) SCCM
4 15 (50.00%) VMware
4 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (36.67%) Citrix
7 10 (33.33%) XenApp
7 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) Finance
9 8 (26.67%) Migration
9 8 (26.67%) Firewall
9 8 (26.67%) VMware ESX
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) C#
10 7 (23.33%) HTML
10 7 (23.33%) Java
10 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
11 6 (20.00%) Skype for Business
11 6 (20.00%) MCSE
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (16.67%) SCVMM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.00%) IIS
5 2 (6.67%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 2 (6.67%) VLAN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) Extranet
5 1 (3.33%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.33%) Skype
5 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.33%) WLAN
5 1 (3.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Power BI
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Support
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
2 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.00%) Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.33%) Android
9 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.33%) Unix
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps
3 4 (13.33%) OOD
3 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Application Discovery
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.00%) ITSM
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Data Management
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Server Building
5 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) VBScript
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCSE
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) MCITP
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) MCTS
5 1 (3.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) WCAG
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) XenApp
3 8 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (6.67%) vSphere
9 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (3.33%) DFS Replication
9 1 (3.33%) UAG
9 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (3.33%) Xen
9 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (10.00%) WSUS
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Nagios
5 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.33%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.33%) SCSM
5 1 (3.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) Dell
3 4 (13.33%) NetApp
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Symantec
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) BMC
6 1 (3.33%) BT
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
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