The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.92% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 22.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£406 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-18.96% -3.33%
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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 Dorset region.

Systems Management Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
18 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.65% 4.17% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Average daily rate £363 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £338 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (25.00%) UAG
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) MCSA
7 1 (12.50%) HP
7 1 (12.50%) Dell

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (25.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware