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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 99 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing SCOM 10 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.54% 0.64% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.39% 7.53% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 8
Median daily rate £463 £390 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £277 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £34.00 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+63.70% +22.15%
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
228 186 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.29% 8.47% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 104 184
Median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Median hourly rate £11.25 £15.78 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.68% -41.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +5 3 £350 -11.39% 1
Havant -1 2 £450 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
3 20 (57.14%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) VMware
4 17 (48.57%) SCCM
5 16 (45.71%) ITIL
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
7 13 (37.14%) DHCP
7 13 (37.14%) DNS
8 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
8 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
9 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (28.57%) Skype for Business
10 10 (28.57%) SQL
11 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
11 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (22.86%) HP
13 7 (20.00%) Unified Communications
13 7 (20.00%) Clustering
13 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (17.14%) SCDPM
14 6 (17.14%) SCOrch
14 6 (17.14%) SCSM
14 6 (17.14%) SCVMM
14 6 (17.14%) VoIP
14 6 (17.14%) VBScript
15 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (14.29%) Tivoli

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 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) DHCP
1 13 (37.14%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 6 (17.14%) VoIP
4 5 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 4 (11.43%) LAN
5 4 (11.43%) VPN
5 4 (11.43%) WAN
6 3 (8.57%) Skype
7 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.71%) MPLS
7 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.71%) SAN
7 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.86%) Firewall
8 1 (2.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (8.57%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Architect
1 6 (17.14%) Lync Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Service Management Architect
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Communications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Management Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Service Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Statistics
4 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.71%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.29%) Linux
5 4 (11.43%) VMS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (14.29%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (14.29%) Release Management
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.43%) ITSM
5 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.57%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
7 1 (2.86%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Security Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCP
4 2 (5.71%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) XenApp
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) SCCM
2 6 (17.14%) SCDPM
2 6 (17.14%) SCOrch
2 6 (17.14%) SCSM
2 6 (17.14%) SCVMM
3 5 (14.29%) Tivoli
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (5.71%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (5.71%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) IBM
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Sonus
5 4 (11.43%) CA
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 4 (11.43%) Serena
6 3 (8.57%) LANDesk
6 3 (8.57%) Remedy
6 3 (8.57%) Symantec
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 2 (5.71%) Sophos
7 2 (5.71%) Varonis
7 2 (5.71%) Wyse
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.86%) Qualys
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat