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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 96 99 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing SCOM 16 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.90% 0.68% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.24% 5.80% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Median daily rate £375 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £286 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £441 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £343 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.72% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.08 £55.65 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-2.83% +104.22%

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
221 224 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.46% 11.64% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 135 173
Median daily rate £420 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +263.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £20.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.66% +25.55%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 - 3 £425 -
Winchester +2 2 £258 -13.80%
Portsmouth -7 2 £450 - 1
Havant - 2 - -
Basingstoke +9 1 - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
4 9 (34.62%) VMware
5 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (23.08%) SCCM
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
7 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
7 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
7 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
8 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (11.54%) DevOps
10 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering

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 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
1 2 (7.69%) PBX
1 2 (7.69%) Skype
1 2 (7.69%) SNMP
1 2 (7.69%) VoIP
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Monitoring Specialist
2 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Lync Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Management Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support
5 1 (3.85%) OAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
2 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) ETRM
5 1 (3.85%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) VB
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (7.69%) DatAdvantage
3 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Varonis
3 2 (7.69%) Wyse
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Qualys
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Sonus