The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 99 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing SCOM 17 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 0.49% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.92% 4.59% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 9
Average daily rate
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£310 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £327 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £335 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-20.77% +5.18%
SCOM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
287 196 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.94% 10.76% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 113 54
Average daily rate £336 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.37% -4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Average hourly rate £189.00 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+587.27% +52.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 1 - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (68.97%) Windows
1 20 (68.97%) SCCM
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
5 13 (44.83%) HP
6 10 (34.48%) Clustering
7 9 (31.03%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
8 8 (27.59%) IIS
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL
8 8 (27.59%) MOM
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (27.59%) HP SIM
8 8 (27.59%) SAP Afaria
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
9 7 (24.14%) Altiris
9 7 (24.14%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (24.14%) Qualys
9 7 (24.14%) Firewall
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) Sophos
9 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
9 7 (24.14%) SAN
10 6 (20.69%) DNS
10 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
10 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) IIS
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.79%) IBM Notes
4 4 (13.79%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (10.34%) Lync
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) Firewall
3 6 (20.69%) DNS
4 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 4 (13.79%) Internet
6 3 (10.34%) SSL
6 3 (10.34%) VPN
6 3 (10.34%) LAN
6 3 (10.34%) WAN
6 3 (10.34%) IPsec
6 3 (10.34%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (27.59%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Server Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Clustering
2 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.34%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) QMS
5 3 (10.34%) MOF
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Process Management
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
7 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) MCITP
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO 9001
1 3 (10.34%) BS7799
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (68.97%) SCCM
2 8 (27.59%) HP SIM
2 8 (27.59%) MOM
2 8 (27.59%) SAP Afaria
3 5 (17.24%) NetBackup
4 4 (13.79%) SCVMM
4 4 (13.79%) SCDPM
5 3 (10.34%) WSUS
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) HP
3 9 (31.03%) VMware
4 7 (24.14%) Altiris
4 7 (24.14%) Sophos
4 7 (24.14%) Qualys
5 4 (13.79%) Lotus
5 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.34%) Avaya
6 3 (10.34%) Juniper
6 3 (10.34%) Nokia
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
6 3 (10.34%) Websense
6 3 (10.34%) Remedy
6 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
6 3 (10.34%) IronPort
6 3 (10.34%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.45%) McAfee
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Intel