The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 53 47
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.93% 2.88%
As % of the Systems Management category - 11.32% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 10
Median daily rate - £385 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £37.09 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+50.04% +33.27%
SCOM
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
66 53 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.34% 8.23% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 46
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £233 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £27.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.78% +159.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.08%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) SAP PI
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Product Management
5 2 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (25.00%) iPad
5 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Nintex
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SAML
1 2 (25.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
1 2 (25.00%) Product Management
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Nintex
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds