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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 87 92 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing SCOM 32 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.62% 1.35% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.85% 11.79% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 11
Median daily rate £350 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £425 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.16% +20.00%
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
325 246 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.41% 11.44% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 158 140
Median daily rate £400 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £18.16 £189.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.45% -90.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Portsmouth - 8 £513 - 1
Southampton +6 5 £313 -8.08% 2
Hook +9 4 £320 -
Havant +2 2 £450 +12.50%
Fareham - 2 £313 -
Gosport - 2 £545 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 57 (86.36%) SCCM
2 56 (84.85%) Microsoft
3 43 (65.15%) Security Cleared
4 41 (62.12%) Active Directory
5 40 (60.61%) SC Cleared
6 29 (43.94%) Windows
7 25 (37.88%) VMware
8 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 19 (28.79%) MS Excel
9 19 (28.79%) HP
9 19 (28.79%) PowerShell
10 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (27.27%) ITIL
10 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (24.24%) Oracle
11 16 (24.24%) Tivoli
11 16 (24.24%) IBM
12 15 (22.73%) SQL
12 15 (22.73%) Serena
13 14 (21.21%) CA
13 14 (21.21%) DHCP
13 14 (21.21%) DNS
13 14 (21.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
14 13 (19.70%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (19.70%) SCVMM
15 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (18.18%) Cisco
15 12 (18.18%) VBScript
15 12 (18.18%) Client/Server

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 9 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (28.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) PaaS
2 7 (10.61%) IaaS
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) DHCP
1 14 (21.21%) DNS
2 7 (10.61%) LAN
2 7 (10.61%) VoIP
2 7 (10.61%) WAN
3 6 (9.09%) Firewall
4 5 (7.58%) SNMP
4 5 (7.58%) Unified Communications
5 4 (6.06%) VPN
6 3 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (4.55%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.03%) MPLS
7 2 (3.03%) SAN
7 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.52%) Network Security
8 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.03%) Back Office
1 2 (3.03%) Military
1 2 (3.03%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Architect
2 12 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 9 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Service Architect
4 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.58%) Service Management Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Administrator
6 4 (6.06%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Lync Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.55%) Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Designer
7 3 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.06%) Clustering
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Statistics
4 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.12%) VMS
5 5 (7.58%) Linux
6 4 (6.06%) Unix
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) ITIL
2 10 (15.15%) Configuration Management
2 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (10.61%) Service Management
4 6 (9.09%) Change Management
4 6 (9.09%) Defect Management
4 6 (9.09%) Prototyping
5 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.58%) Analytics
5 5 (7.58%) CRM
5 5 (7.58%) DevOps
5 5 (7.58%) Release Management
5 5 (7.58%) Security Patching
5 5 (7.58%) Service Design
5 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.58%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.58%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (6.06%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) PowerShell
2 15 (22.73%) SQL
3 12 (18.18%) VBScript
4 3 (4.55%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 43 (65.15%) Security Cleared
2 40 (60.61%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (62.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) Docker
3 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.06%) XenApp
5 3 (4.55%) vSphere
6 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 57 (86.36%) SCCM
2 16 (24.24%) Tivoli
3 14 (21.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (19.70%) SCVMM
5 12 (18.18%) SCDPM
5 12 (18.18%) SCSM
6 7 (10.61%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (10.61%) SCOrch
7 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
7 5 (7.58%) WhatsUp Gold
7 5 (7.58%) WSUS
8 4 (6.06%) Puppet
9 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (84.85%) Microsoft
2 25 (37.88%) VMware
3 19 (28.79%) HP
4 16 (24.24%) IBM
4 16 (24.24%) Oracle
5 15 (22.73%) Serena
6 14 (21.21%) CA
7 12 (18.18%) Cisco
8 7 (10.61%) Symantec
9 5 (7.58%) Acronis
9 5 (7.58%) Citrix
9 5 (7.58%) F5
9 5 (7.58%) Intel Security
9 5 (7.58%) LogRhythm
10 3 (4.55%) LANDesk
10 3 (4.55%) Remedy
10 3 (4.55%) Sonus
11 2 (3.03%) EMC
11 2 (3.03%) Qualys
11 2 (3.03%) Sophos
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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