The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 330 299 323
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Contract jobs citing SCOM 84 129 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.44% 6.38% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 84 63
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £501 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.73 £78.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.82% -76.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.09 £25.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+48.36% -20.77%
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
1892 2023 1761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.14% 8.35% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1283 1306 1175
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 41
Average hourly rate £16.25 £18.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -5.19%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
City of London +11 46 £400 +4.57% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £340 -
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 146 (80.66%) Windows
2 90 (49.72%) Microsoft
3 83 (45.86%) Active Directory
4 79 (43.65%) VMware
5 77 (42.54%) SCCM
5 77 (42.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (41.99%) PowerShell
7 62 (34.25%) SQL
8 54 (29.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (29.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (23.76%) ITIL
11 42 (23.20%) DNS
12 40 (22.10%) Finance
13 39 (21.55%) HP
14 37 (20.44%) Oracle
14 37 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
15 35 (19.34%) Citrix
16 34 (18.78%) IIS
16 34 (18.78%) Linux
17 32 (17.68%) SQL Server
18 29 (16.02%) DHCP
18 29 (16.02%) Hyper-V
19 28 (15.47%) MS Exchange
20 26 (14.36%) SharePoint
21 25 (13.81%) Veritas
21 25 (13.81%) Banking
21 25 (13.81%) SCOrch
22 24 (13.26%) Microsoft Certification
22 24 (13.26%) SAN
23 23 (12.71%) TCP/IP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 34 (18.78%) IIS
2 28 (15.47%) MS Exchange
3 26 (14.36%) SharePoint
4 18 (9.94%) Lync
5 8 (4.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.31%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.31%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.10%) JBoss
10 2 (1.10%) Apache
10 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.55%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.55%) Node.js
11 1 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.10%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.42%) Office 365
2 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (23.20%) DNS
2 29 (16.02%) DHCP
3 24 (13.26%) SAN
4 23 (12.71%) TCP/IP
5 16 (8.84%) FTP
6 14 (7.73%) Firewall
7 11 (6.08%) NAS
8 9 (4.97%) SNMP
8 9 (4.97%) WAN
9 8 (4.42%) SMTP
10 5 (2.76%) NetScaler
10 5 (2.76%) Multicast
11 3 (1.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (1.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 3 (1.66%) Unified Communications
11 3 (1.66%) LAN
11 3 (1.66%) VPN
11 3 (1.66%) Network Security
12 2 (1.10%) VoIP
13 1 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.31%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.76%) MySQL
6 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.10%) Informix
8 1 (0.55%) MS Access
8 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (3.87%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.31%) JIRA
2 6 (3.31%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.10%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 40 (22.10%) Finance
2 25 (13.81%) Banking
3 5 (2.76%) Law
4 4 (2.21%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.21%) Advertising
5 3 (1.66%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.10%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.55%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (12.71%) Wintel Engineer
2 21 (11.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (10.50%) Analyst
4 17 (9.39%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (9.39%) DBA
5 14 (7.73%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (7.73%) Architect
6 13 (7.18%) Administrator
7 10 (5.52%) Wintel Analyst
8 9 (4.97%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (4.42%) Consultant
9 8 (4.42%) SQL DBA
9 8 (4.42%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.87%) Windows Administrator
10 7 (3.87%) SQL Server DBA
11 6 (3.31%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.31%) Windows Engineer
12 5 (2.76%) Applications Engineer
12 5 (2.76%) DBA Manager
12 5 (2.76%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.42%) XML
2 6 (3.31%) .NET
3 5 (2.76%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (2.76%) Rendezvous
4 4 (2.21%) Middleware
4 4 (2.21%) OLE
4 4 (2.21%) OLE DB
4 4 (2.21%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.66%) Web Services
6 2 (1.10%) XSL
6 2 (1.10%) XSLT
6 2 (1.10%) J2EE
6 2 (1.10%) Drools
6 2 (1.10%) SAP PI
6 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.55%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.55%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.50%) Replication
1 19 (10.50%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.18%) Clustering
3 10 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.97%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.76%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.21%) CMDB
6 4 (2.21%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.21%) PKI
7 3 (1.66%) iPad
8 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.10%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.10%) Derivative
8 2 (1.10%) Statistics
9 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.55%) User Experience
9 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 146 (80.66%) Windows
2 77 (42.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (29.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (29.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (18.78%) Linux
6 20 (11.05%) Solaris
7 14 (7.73%) UNIX
8 11 (6.08%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.31%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.21%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.10%) Android
11 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.76%) ITIL
2 20 (11.05%) Service Delivery
3 18 (9.94%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (7.18%) Service Management
4 13 (7.18%) Load Balancing
5 10 (5.52%) Change Management
5 10 (5.52%) ITSM
6 9 (4.97%) Workflow
6 9 (4.97%) Project Management
6 9 (4.97%) Coaching
6 9 (4.97%) People Management
7 8 (4.42%) Capacity Management
8 7 (3.87%) Migration
8 7 (3.87%) Release Management
8 7 (3.87%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.31%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.31%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.31%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (3.31%) Software Distribution
9 6 (3.31%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 76 (41.99%) PowerShell
2 62 (34.25%) SQL
3 14 (7.73%) VBScript
4 9 (4.97%) Java
4 9 (4.97%) Python
5 8 (4.42%) Perl
5 8 (4.42%) C
6 5 (2.76%) C#
7 4 (2.21%) VB
8 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.66%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.55%) R
10 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (13.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (8.29%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.73%) MCSE
4 11 (6.08%) MCITP
5 9 (4.97%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.87%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (3.87%) MCSA
6 7 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.66%) RHCE
8 3 (1.66%) Degree
8 3 (1.66%) CCNP
8 3 (1.66%) CCNA
8 3 (1.66%) CCA
8 3 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.66%) CCEE
8 3 (1.66%) RHCSA
9 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.76%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (45.86%) Active Directory
2 37 (20.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (16.02%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.15%) XenApp
5 16 (8.84%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (7.73%) vSphere
7 8 (4.42%) XenDesktop
8 6 (3.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (3.31%) UAG
8 6 (3.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (2.21%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.10%) Xen
10 2 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.10%) vCloud
11 1 (0.55%) Docker
11 1 (0.55%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.55%) Squid
11 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 77 (42.54%) SCCM
2 25 (13.81%) SCOrch
3 13 (7.18%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (7.18%) SCVMM
4 11 (6.08%) NetBackup
5 9 (4.97%) Nagios
6 7 (3.87%) MOM
6 7 (3.87%) Puppet
6 7 (3.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (3.31%) WSUS
7 6 (3.31%) Control-M
8 5 (2.76%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (2.76%) HP SIM
8 5 (2.76%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (2.76%) SCSM
8 5 (2.76%) Ansible
9 4 (2.21%) Graphite
9 4 (2.21%) StatsD
10 3 (1.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (1.66%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 90 (49.72%) Microsoft
2 79 (43.65%) VMware
3 39 (21.55%) HP
4 37 (20.44%) Oracle
5 35 (19.34%) Citrix
6 25 (13.81%) Veritas
7 21 (11.60%) Sybase
8 19 (10.50%) Cisco
9 15 (8.29%) Remedy
10 10 (5.52%) Symantec
10 10 (5.52%) Dell
11 9 (4.97%) BMC
11 9 (4.97%) NetApp
12 8 (4.42%) Altiris
13 7 (3.87%) AppSense
14 6 (3.31%) Juniper
14 6 (3.31%) IBM
14 6 (3.31%) SolarWinds
14 6 (3.31%) F5
14 6 (3.31%) RightFax
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