The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Leicestershire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.34% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +3.33%
Systems Management Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
28 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.40% 0.79% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 3
Average daily rate £341 £445 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.48% +42.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £445 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £445 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
SCOM
East Midlands

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £320 - 1
SCOM
East Midlands

SCOM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Kaspersky
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
5 1 (16.67%) SCSM
5 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Supervisor
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (16.67%) SCSM
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco