The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 97 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing SCOM 18 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 0.90% 0.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.41% 10.10% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 13
Median daily rate £350 £276 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.69% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £172 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £380 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
- +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -3.03%
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
214 198 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.57% 8.94% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 124 175
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £21.75 £16.68 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.39% -69.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Southampton +17 5 £313 -13.19%
Portsmouth - 4 £379 -
Gosport - 2 £530 -
Fareham - 1 £350 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 36 (73.47%) SCCM
3 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
4 27 (55.10%) Windows
5 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
5 23 (46.94%) VMware
6 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 20 (40.82%) ITIL
8 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
9 16 (32.65%) SQL
9 16 (32.65%) DHCP
9 16 (32.65%) DNS
9 16 (32.65%) PowerShell
10 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (26.53%) HP
12 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
13 10 (20.41%) VoIP
13 10 (20.41%) Skype for Business
14 9 (18.37%) Oracle
14 9 (18.37%) IBM
14 9 (18.37%) Tivoli
15 8 (16.33%) CA
15 8 (16.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 8 (16.33%) LAN
15 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
15 8 (16.33%) WAN
15 8 (16.33%) VMS
15 8 (16.33%) Serena

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (20.41%) Skype for Business
2 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
2 4 (8.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) DHCP
1 16 (32.65%) DNS
2 10 (20.41%) VoIP
3 8 (16.33%) LAN
3 8 (16.33%) WAN
4 7 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 6 (12.24%) Firewall
6 5 (10.20%) SNMP
7 4 (8.16%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (8.16%) VPN
7 4 (8.16%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.08%) MPLS
8 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.08%) SAN
8 2 (4.08%) Skype
8 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (8.16%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.12%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Architect
2 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Lync Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Service Architect
2 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.20%) Technical Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Administrator
3 4 (8.16%) Analyst
3 4 (8.16%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (8.16%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Service Management Architect
3 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Integration Architect
4 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Network Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 7 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.12%) Statistics
3 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
3 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.33%) VMS
6 5 (10.20%) Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Unix
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (10.20%) Analytics
3 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.20%) Release Management
3 5 (10.20%) Security Patching
3 5 (10.20%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) Change Management
4 4 (8.16%) DevOps
4 4 (8.16%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.16%) Software Deployment
5 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.12%) ITSM
5 3 (6.12%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) PowerShell
1 16 (32.65%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) VBScript
3 3 (6.12%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) ISEB
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) JSP 440
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) XenApp
5 2 (4.08%) Docker
5 2 (4.08%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (4.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 36 (73.47%) SCCM
2 9 (18.37%) Tivoli
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (14.29%) SCDPM
4 7 (14.29%) SCSM
4 7 (14.29%) SCVMM
5 6 (12.24%) SCOrch
6 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
6 5 (10.20%) WhatsUp Gold
6 5 (10.20%) WSUS
7 4 (8.16%) Puppet
8 2 (4.08%) DatAdvantage
8 2 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 23 (46.94%) VMware
3 13 (26.53%) HP
4 9 (18.37%) IBM
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle
5 8 (16.33%) CA
5 8 (16.33%) Serena
6 7 (14.29%) Cisco
6 7 (14.29%) Symantec
7 5 (10.20%) Acronis
7 5 (10.20%) F5
7 5 (10.20%) Intel Security
8 4 (8.16%) Citrix
8 4 (8.16%) Sonus
9 3 (6.12%) LANDesk
9 3 (6.12%) Remedy
10 2 (4.08%) EMC
10 2 (4.08%) Qualys
10 2 (4.08%) Sophos
10 2 (4.08%) Wyse