The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 87 110 73
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -37
Contract jobs citing SCOM 16 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.09% 0.058% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.16% 0.74% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £290 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £400 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £400 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.09 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +31.29%
SCOM
West Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
196 136 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.33% 7.91% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 81 46
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +9.34%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 17 (94.44%) SCCM
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
5 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
6 10 (55.56%) Windows
7 9 (50.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (44.44%) SQL
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
9 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
9 7 (38.89%) ITIL
10 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (27.78%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (27.78%) VMware Server
11 5 (27.78%) InfoPath
11 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
11 5 (27.78%) IIS
11 5 (27.78%) Kerberos
12 4 (22.22%) Cisco
12 4 (22.22%) Symantec
13 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (27.78%) IIS
3 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) InfoPath
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Kerberos
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) NAS
4 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 3 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Security Hardening
4 1 (5.56%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 15 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Server
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (16.67%) vRealize
3 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SCSM
4 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) Symantec
4 3 (16.67%) EMC
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Intel
6 1 (5.56%) Polycom
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy