The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 289 327 340
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +13
Contract jobs citing SCOM 128 93 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.57% 5.22% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 62 65
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £253 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £331 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.93% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+53.19% -12.96%
SCOM
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2298 1783 1811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.60% 7.88% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1240 1237
Median daily rate £485 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 23
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £15.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £34.10 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -6.11%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in London

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in London

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in London

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in London

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
City of London +48 27 £375 -9.09% 4
Westminster - 2 £450 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 - -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 London region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 173 (80.09%) Windows
2 136 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 120 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 117 (54.17%) Windows Server
5 116 (53.70%) VMware
6 92 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 91 (42.13%) SCCM
8 83 (38.43%) PowerShell
9 81 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 78 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 74 (34.26%) DNS
12 67 (31.02%) ITIL
13 59 (27.31%) Finance
14 56 (25.93%) Citrix
15 52 (24.07%) SQL
16 47 (21.76%) NetApp
17 43 (19.91%) MS Excel
18 42 (19.44%) HP
19 40 (18.52%) Linux
20 38 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
20 38 (17.59%) XenApp
21 37 (17.13%) MCSE
22 36 (16.67%) MS Exchange
22 36 (16.67%) DHCP
23 35 (16.20%) SQL Server
24 34 (15.74%) Migration
25 32 (14.81%) Unix
26 31 (14.35%) Security Cleared
27 29 (13.43%) XenDesktop
28 28 (12.96%) vSphere

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 36 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 24 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 16 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (6.48%) IIS
4 14 (6.48%) Skype for Business
5 13 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (3.70%) Apache
6 8 (3.70%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.70%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.93%) JBoss
9 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.87%) MS Office
3 6 (2.78%) MS Project
4 4 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.85%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.48%) Office 365
3 12 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.78%) IaaS
4 6 (2.78%) PaaS
4 6 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (34.26%) DNS
2 36 (16.67%) DHCP
3 25 (11.57%) SAN
4 19 (8.80%) NetScaler
5 17 (7.87%) Firewall
6 16 (7.41%) NAS
7 11 (5.09%) Network Security
8 10 (4.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (4.17%) TCP/IP
10 6 (2.78%) Extranet
10 6 (2.78%) Internet
10 6 (2.78%) iSCSI
10 6 (2.78%) LAN
10 6 (2.78%) WAN
11 5 (2.31%) Kerberos
11 5 (2.31%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (2.31%) SNMP
11 5 (2.31%) VPN
12 3 (1.39%) VLAN
12 3 (1.39%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 15 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.78%) MySQL
8 5 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.85%) VLDB
10 3 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.93%) DB2
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.70%) JIRA
2 7 (3.24%) Ant
2 7 (3.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.24%) Hudson
2 7 (3.24%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.24%) Maven
2 7 (3.24%) Subversion
3 3 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.46%) MSI
General
1 59 (27.31%) Finance
2 21 (9.72%) Banking
3 14 (6.48%) Financial Institution
4 9 (4.17%) Back Office
5 8 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.31%) Retail
7 4 (1.85%) Legal
8 3 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 37 (17.13%) Administrator
2 30 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (9.26%) Systems Engineer
4 20 (9.26%) Windows Engineer
5 19 (8.80%) Windows Administrator
6 18 (8.33%) Analyst
7 15 (6.94%) Architect
7 15 (6.94%) DBA
8 14 (6.48%) Citrix Engineer
8 14 (6.48%) VMware Specialist
9 13 (6.02%) VMware Engineer
10 12 (5.56%) Server Engineer
10 12 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.09%) Consultant
12 10 (4.63%) Oracle DBA
12 10 (4.63%) Windows Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.70%) Active Directory Engineer
13 8 (3.70%) Azure Engineer
13 8 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.56%) .NET
2 9 (4.17%) HTML
3 8 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.39%) CSS
4 3 (1.39%) jQuery
5 2 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.93%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.93%) Ajax
5 2 (0.93%) AppFabric
5 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (0.93%) CSS3
5 2 (0.93%) JSON
5 2 (0.93%) Middleware
5 2 (0.93%) SOAP
5 2 (0.93%) Web Services
5 2 (0.93%) XML
5 2 (0.93%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.26%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.41%) Hedge funds
3 14 (6.48%) Replication
4 11 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.09%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.63%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.17%) EMC VNX
7 8 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.85%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.85%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.85%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.39%) Clustering
9 3 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.39%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.93%) FMCG
10 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.93%) PMI
10 2 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (0.93%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 173 (80.09%) Windows
2 117 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 92 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (18.52%) Linux
6 32 (14.81%) Unix
7 22 (10.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (7.41%) Solaris
9 13 (6.02%) Windows 7
10 10 (4.63%) VMS
11 9 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (4.17%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.78%) AIX
12 6 (2.78%) Windows 10
12 6 (2.78%) Windows Phone
13 4 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (31.02%) ITIL
2 34 (15.74%) Migration
3 25 (11.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (11.57%) ITSM
3 25 (11.57%) Project Management
4 22 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (9.72%) Capacity Planning
5 21 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
5 21 (9.72%) Service Management
6 18 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 17 (7.87%) Problem Management
7 17 (7.87%) Software Deployment
8 16 (7.41%) Configuration Management
9 14 (6.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 13 (6.02%) DevOps
11 11 (5.09%) Patch Management
11 11 (5.09%) Performance Management
11 11 (5.09%) PRINCE2
11 11 (5.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (5.09%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 83 (38.43%) PowerShell
2 52 (24.07%) SQL
3 11 (5.09%) Java
4 10 (4.63%) VBScript
5 9 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 9 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.70%) C#
6 8 (3.70%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.70%) Python
6 8 (3.70%) Ruby
7 6 (2.78%) C++
7 6 (2.78%) VB
8 4 (1.85%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.85%) Perl
8 4 (1.85%) PHP
9 3 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.39%) C
9 3 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (17.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (17.13%) MCSE
3 31 (14.35%) Security Cleared
4 23 (10.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (8.80%) SC Cleared
6 17 (7.87%) MCITP
7 15 (6.94%) CCNA
7 15 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (5.09%) Degree
9 9 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (1.85%) MCSA
12 3 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.39%) MCP
13 2 (0.93%) CCA
13 2 (0.93%) MCDST
13 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.46%) CCEE
14 1 (0.46%) CCNP
14 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.94%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 136 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 78 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (17.59%) XenApp
4 29 (13.43%) XenDesktop
5 28 (12.96%) vSphere
6 19 (8.80%) Hyper-V
7 14 (6.48%) VMware ESX
8 9 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 8 (3.70%) Docker
10 6 (2.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 6 (2.78%) UAG
10 6 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (2.31%) vCloud
11 5 (2.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (2.31%) XenServer
12 4 (1.85%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.46%) Firmware
13 1 (0.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 91 (42.13%) SCCM
2 20 (9.26%) Nagios
3 17 (7.87%) SCOrch
4 16 (7.41%) Puppet
5 14 (6.48%) Backup Exec
5 14 (6.48%) NetBackup
6 12 (5.56%) HP SIM
6 12 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (4.63%) WSUS
9 9 (4.17%) Ansible
9 9 (4.17%) IBM BigFix
10 8 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (3.70%) SCVMM
11 6 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (2.78%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 5 (2.31%) Control-M
12 5 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (1.85%) Tivoli
13 4 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 120 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 116 (53.70%) VMware
3 56 (25.93%) Citrix
4 47 (21.76%) NetApp
5 42 (19.44%) HP
6 24 (11.11%) Oracle
7 22 (10.19%) Dell
8 20 (9.26%) Cisco
9 19 (8.80%) Symantec
9 19 (8.80%) Veritas
10 17 (7.87%) IBM
10 17 (7.87%) SolarWinds
11 15 (6.94%) EMC
12 10 (4.63%) Red Hat
13 9 (4.17%) CommVault
14 8 (3.70%) AppSense
14 8 (3.70%) Splunk
15 7 (3.24%) BMC
15 7 (3.24%) Remedy
16 6 (2.78%) ServiceNow
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