The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 3 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 14.29% 11.76% 10.00%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £360 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.67 £25.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -15.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Greenwich region.

Systems Management Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 28.57% 17.65% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate £413 £366 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.77% -3.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.69%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) MOM
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris

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Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) MOM
1 2 (66.67%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Websense
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) F5