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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 153 169 201
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +32
Contract jobs citing SCOM 43 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 0.60% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.17% 6.48% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 18
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £235 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.09 £31.50 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+17.74% -0.17%
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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
469 540 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.92% 9.30% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 380 297
Average daily rate £438 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.46 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.45% -23.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.30 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £115.06 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -9.33%

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 September 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 September 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 62 (87.32%) Windows
2 39 (54.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
4 34 (47.89%) SQL
5 33 (46.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (43.66%) Active Directory
7 26 (36.62%) SCCM
7 26 (36.62%) PowerShell
8 23 (32.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (32.39%) Oracle
9 22 (30.99%) Finance
10 21 (29.58%) IIS
11 19 (26.76%) VMware
12 18 (25.35%) Solaris
12 18 (25.35%) Veritas
12 18 (25.35%) Banking
13 17 (23.94%) Sybase
14 16 (22.54%) ITIL
15 15 (21.13%) Replication
15 15 (21.13%) Performance Monitoring
16 14 (19.72%) Linux
16 14 (19.72%) Citrix
16 14 (19.72%) HP
17 12 (16.90%) SharePoint
17 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
18 11 (15.49%) DNS
18 11 (15.49%) SAN
18 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
19 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
19 10 (14.08%) SCOrch

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (29.58%) IIS
2 12 (16.90%) SharePoint
3 10 (14.08%) MS Exchange
4 9 (12.68%) Lync
5 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.82%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.41%) JBoss
9 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.41%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) DNS
1 11 (15.49%) SAN
2 9 (12.68%) FTP
3 8 (11.27%) DHCP
3 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.63%) WAN
5 3 (4.23%) SMTP
5 3 (4.23%) Firewall
5 3 (4.23%) NAS
5 3 (4.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.82%) SNMP
7 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.41%) Multicast
7 1 (1.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (30.99%) Finance
2 18 (25.35%) Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Law
3 5 (7.04%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) DBA
2 7 (9.86%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (8.45%) Analyst
3 6 (8.45%) Consultant
3 6 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.04%) Administrator
4 5 (7.04%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.04%) DBA Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Sybase DBA
5 4 (5.63%) SQL DBA
6 3 (4.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) Wintel Support
6 3 (4.23%) Storage Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.23%) Server Support
6 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) .NET
1 2 (2.82%) XML
1 2 (2.82%) XSL
2 1 (1.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.41%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.41%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Replication
2 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.04%) Clustering
4 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.41%) Statistics
6 1 (1.41%) CMDB
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.41%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (87.32%) Windows
2 39 (54.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (46.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (32.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (25.35%) Solaris
6 14 (19.72%) Linux
7 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.04%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.82%) UNIX
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.41%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) ITIL
2 15 (21.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
4 9 (12.68%) Coaching
4 9 (12.68%) People Management
5 8 (11.27%) Service Management
6 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
7 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.45%) DevOps
7 6 (8.45%) Release Management
8 5 (7.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.63%) Data Protection
9 4 (5.63%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (5.63%) SDLC
10 3 (4.23%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.23%) Change Management
11 2 (2.82%) ITSM
11 2 (2.82%) Asset Management
11 2 (2.82%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 26 (36.62%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.27%) Python
4 6 (8.45%) Java
4 6 (8.45%) Perl
5 4 (5.63%) VBScript
6 2 (2.82%) C
6 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.41%) VB
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.86%) MCSE
3 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) MCSA
5 3 (4.23%) CCNP
5 3 (4.23%) CCA
5 3 (4.23%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.23%) CCEE
6 2 (2.82%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.82%) RHCE
6 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.41%) MCITP
7 1 (1.41%) Degree
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (43.66%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.27%) XenApp
4 6 (8.45%) vSphere
5 5 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.63%) UAG
7 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.41%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 26 (36.62%) SCCM
2 10 (14.08%) SCOrch
3 9 (12.68%) NetBackup
4 8 (11.27%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.63%) StatsD
5 4 (5.63%) Ansible
5 4 (5.63%) Graphite
5 4 (5.63%) WSUS
6 3 (4.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (4.23%) MOM
6 3 (4.23%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (4.23%) OpenView
6 3 (4.23%) Nagios
6 3 (4.23%) DameWare
6 3 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.82%) SCSM
7 2 (2.82%) Legato
7 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.82%) Control-M
7 2 (2.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.39%) Oracle
3 19 (26.76%) VMware
4 18 (25.35%) Veritas
5 17 (23.94%) Sybase
6 14 (19.72%) Citrix
6 14 (19.72%) HP
7 9 (12.68%) Cisco
8 7 (9.86%) Symantec
9 6 (8.45%) Splunk
10 5 (7.04%) AppSense
10 5 (7.04%) Remedy
11 4 (5.63%) Juniper
11 4 (5.63%) BMC
11 4 (5.63%) Altiris
11 4 (5.63%) F5
12 3 (4.23%) Perforce
13 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.82%) Akamai
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