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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 52 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.64% 0.23% -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.77% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £337 £328
% change year-on-year
+18.87% +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+53.19% -12.96%
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
52 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.09% 6.38% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 17
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £363 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £579 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -3.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) SCSM
3 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management

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
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Writer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
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%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCSM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware