The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 123 118 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -34
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 12 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.044% 0.46% 2.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.50% 4.88% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 50
Median daily rate - £338 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £37.09 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+50.04% +33.27%
SCOM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
199 246 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.82% 9.49% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 140 160
Median daily rate £430 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £29.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% +65.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £60.00 £32.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
- -25.92%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +5 1 - -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 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 East of England region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) SCCM
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (14.29%) iPad
8 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
8 2 (14.29%) Nintex
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
8 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (14.29%) Office 365
8 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) SAP PI
8 2 (14.29%) XenApp
8 2 (14.29%) Product Management

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) assyst
1 2 (14.29%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) FTP
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 2 (14.29%) Web Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) SAML
1 2 (14.29%) SAP PI
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (14.29%) Network Design
1 2 (14.29%) Product Management
1 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MOS
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 2 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Nintex
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds