The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 35 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 1.40% 2.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.22% 12.50% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £363 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -3.03%
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 Kent region.

Systems Management Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
9 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.67% 11.19% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 29
Median daily rate £325 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Maidstone -4 2 - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec