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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 107 104 123
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing SCOM 18 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.72% 1.37% 0.88%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.20% 12.80% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 21
Median daily rate £408 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £258 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £38.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +103.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +48.36%
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
250 336 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.06% 10.71% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 195 156
Median daily rate £400 £410 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 16
Median hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.41% +133.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £22.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.25 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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
Hertfordshire -7 8 £358 -15.88% 2
Essex -3 6 £450 +24.13%
Bedfordshire - 4 £388 - 1
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
3 19 (65.52%) SCCM
4 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
5 15 (51.72%) VMware
6 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
7 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
9 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (24.14%) XenApp
10 7 (24.14%) MOS
10 7 (24.14%) MS Office
10 7 (24.14%) Citrix
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (20.69%) assyst
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
12 5 (17.24%) Internet
12 5 (17.24%) HP
12 5 (17.24%) SAN
13 4 (13.79%) SQL
13 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
13 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
13 4 (13.79%) SCVMM
13 4 (13.79%) Puppet
13 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (10.34%) Office 365
14 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef

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 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) assyst
2 2 (6.90%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) FTP
3 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) Skype
4 1 (3.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Ant
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Hudson
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.34%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
3 4 (13.79%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) SAML
1 2 (6.90%) SAP PI
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) VMS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
2 3 (10.34%) DevOps
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Converged Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
3 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (6.90%) Network Design
3 2 (6.90%) Product Management
3 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (6.90%) Workflow
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) Data Management
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) MOF
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) MOS
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) VCP5
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) CCA
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 7 (24.14%) XenApp
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
7 2 (6.90%) NFS
7 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (6.90%) vSphere
8 1 (3.45%) Docker
8 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (65.52%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.34%) Ansible
3 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.90%) Cobbler
4 2 (6.90%) HP SIM
4 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.90%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Adobe
5 3 (10.34%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) Nintex
6 2 (6.90%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) CommVault
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) Splunk
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam
7 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
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