The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 52 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.65% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.98% 7.41% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £325 £228 £562
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -59.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £170 £492
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £286 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -17.57%
SCOM
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.25% 5.52% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 15
Median daily rate £350 £405 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Gloucester - 2 £300 -
SCOM
South West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) WSUS
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Military
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Netcool
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) CCDA
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (40.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) CCDA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) ISEB
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Netcool
2 2 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (20.00%) SCSM
3 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) Meru Networks