The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 52 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.56% 0.16% -
As % of the Systems Management category 8.57% 2.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £337 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-18.96% +6.42%
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East of 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 Essex region.

Systems Management Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
35 40 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.59% 6.45% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 29
Average daily rate £400 £300 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +130.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £90 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £388 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Average hourly rate £23.50 £12.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.83% -52.00%
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 Essex

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SCOM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (40.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) McAfee
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Dell