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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 82 104 75
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Contract jobs citing SCOM 4 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.35% 0.062% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.10% 0.78% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £360 £161 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+124.29% -45.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £34.00 £27.83
% change year-on-year
+63.70% +22.15%
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
129 129 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.38% 7.95% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 88 101
Median daily rate £430 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £318 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -24.32%

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 11 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 19 (95.00%) SCCM
2 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (85.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (50.00%) Windows
6 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
9 7 (35.00%) ITIL
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
10 6 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (25.00%) VMware Server
11 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 5 (25.00%) IIS
11 5 (25.00%) Kerberos
11 5 (25.00%) Cisco
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (25.00%) Symantec
11 5 (25.00%) InfoPath
11 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
12 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
12 4 (20.00%) 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (25.00%) IIS
3 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) InfoPath
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 4 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) iSeries
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (15.00%) People Management
3 3 (15.00%) Server Building
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Security Hardening
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Server
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (20.00%) vRealize
3 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Symantec
4 4 (20.00%) EMC
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) Polycom
5 1 (5.00%) Remedy