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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 53 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing SCOM 5 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.78% 2.47% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.20% 17.07% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 1
Median daily rate £326 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.23% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +34.18%
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
41 123 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.43% 14.47% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 57 25
Median daily rate £358 £377 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +19.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £283 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 6
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +257.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +9.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Watford -8 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City +6 1 £440 +32.83%
SCOM
East of England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (16.67%) Hudson
5 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) Docker
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps

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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Hudson
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) VMS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Nintex
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
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