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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England / London
Rank 325 321 318
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing SCOM 84 99 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.77% 5.27% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 58 71
Median daily rate £450 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £466 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £55.65 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +114.03%

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
2226 1878 1850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.45% 8.94% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1591 1303 1273
Median daily rate £513 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 28
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +46.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -8 14 £450 +10.09% 2
Greenwich - 2 £431 - 1
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 101 (59.41%) Windows
2 92 (54.12%) Active Directory
3 81 (47.65%) Microsoft
4 79 (46.47%) SCCM
5 68 (40.00%) SQL
6 66 (38.82%) Microsoft Azure
7 57 (33.53%) PowerShell
7 57 (33.53%) Windows Server
8 54 (31.76%) SQL Server
9 53 (31.18%) VMware
10 52 (30.59%) DNS
11 44 (25.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 43 (25.29%) DHCP
13 42 (24.71%) Office 365
14 41 (24.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 34 (20.00%) Finance
15 34 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 32 (18.82%) SC Cleared
17 31 (18.24%) Migration
18 30 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (15.88%) PKI
19 27 (15.88%) VPN
20 26 (15.29%) Hyper-V
21 25 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (14.71%) Citrix
21 25 (14.71%) ITIL
22 24 (14.12%) IaaS
23 23 (13.53%) SAN
24 22 (12.94%) Nagios
24 22 (12.94%) DevOps

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 17 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 17 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.82%) Skype for Business
3 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.12%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.35%) Confluence
7 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.76%) IIS
9 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.18%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.59%) Apache
10 1 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.29%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 66 (38.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (24.71%) Office 365
3 24 (14.12%) IaaS
4 15 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (5.88%) PaaS
6 7 (4.12%) Akamai
7 6 (3.53%) GitHub
8 2 (1.18%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.18%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 52 (30.59%) DNS
2 43 (25.29%) DHCP
3 27 (15.88%) VPN
4 23 (13.53%) SAN
5 16 (9.41%) Firewall
6 9 (5.29%) Network Security
7 8 (4.71%) iSCSI
8 5 (2.94%) Kerberos
8 5 (2.94%) WAN
9 4 (2.35%) LAN
9 4 (2.35%) Skype
10 2 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.18%) Internet
10 2 (1.18%) LDAP
10 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.18%) VLAN
11 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.59%) MPLS
11 1 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.59%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.88%) Power BI
3 8 (4.71%) MySQL
4 6 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.53%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.53%) Sybase ASE
4 6 (3.53%) Sybase IQ
5 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.18%) QlikView
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.35%) JIRA
4 2 (1.18%) FxCop
4 2 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.18%) StyleCop
4 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.59%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.59%) InstallShield
General
1 34 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (7.06%) Financial Institution
3 9 (5.29%) Banking
4 8 (4.71%) Back Office
5 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Legal
6 1 (0.59%) Publishing
6 1 (0.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (19.41%) Consultant
2 27 (15.88%) Architect
3 16 (9.41%) Administrator
3 16 (9.41%) Technical Architect
4 13 (7.65%) Analyst
4 13 (7.65%) Azure Consultant
5 12 (7.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.47%) Office 365 Architect
7 10 (5.88%) Developer
7 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 10 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (5.29%) DBA
8 9 (5.29%) Senior Consultant
8 9 (5.29%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (4.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) Cloud Consultant
10 7 (4.12%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.00%) HTML
2 12 (7.06%) XML
3 11 (6.47%) .NET
4 5 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.35%) Middleware
6 1 (0.59%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.59%) REST
6 1 (0.59%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.59%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.88%) PKI
2 20 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 15 (8.82%) Replication
4 11 (6.47%) Clustering
5 8 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.71%) Hedge funds
5 8 (4.71%) VCE vBlock
6 4 (2.35%) EMC VMAX
6 4 (2.35%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.18%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.59%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 101 (59.41%) Windows
2 57 (33.53%) Windows Server
3 44 (25.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (24.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (11.76%) Linux
5 20 (11.76%) Windows 10
6 11 (6.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.29%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.35%) Unix
8 4 (2.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.24%) Migration
2 25 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.71%) ITIL
3 22 (12.94%) DevOps
4 15 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (7.65%) TOGAF
6 12 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.88%) OOD
8 8 (4.71%) Change Management
8 8 (4.71%) Server Patching
8 8 (4.71%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.71%) TDD
9 7 (4.12%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.12%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.53%) Coaching
10 6 (3.53%) ITSM
10 6 (3.53%) Service Management
11 5 (2.94%) Line Management
11 5 (2.94%) Performance Management
11 5 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (40.00%) SQL
2 57 (33.53%) PowerShell
3 18 (10.59%) C
4 17 (10.00%) Java
4 17 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 15 (8.82%) C#
6 10 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.88%) Ruby
7 6 (3.53%) Perl
7 6 (3.53%) Python
8 5 (2.94%) C++
8 5 (2.94%) VBScript
9 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.59%) Korn
9 1 (0.59%) PHP
9 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (18.82%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (9.41%) MCSE
5 9 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.53%) Degree
6 6 (3.53%) MCITP
7 3 (1.76%) ISEB
8 2 (1.18%) CBAP
8 2 (1.18%) IIBA
8 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.18%) MCSA
9 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.59%) CCNA
9 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.59%) MCP
9 1 (0.59%) MCSD
9 1 (0.59%) VCP5
9 1 (0.59%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) WCAG
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.59%) GCP
4 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 92 (54.12%) Active Directory
2 30 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (15.29%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.82%) XenApp
5 10 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 9 (5.29%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.94%) vSphere
7 5 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (1.76%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.18%) Docker
10 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.18%) NFS
10 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.59%) UAG
11 1 (0.59%) vCloud
11 1 (0.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 79 (46.47%) SCCM
2 22 (12.94%) Nagios
3 21 (12.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 18 (10.59%) SCVMM
5 16 (9.41%) SCOrch
6 14 (8.24%) Microsoft Clustering
7 13 (7.65%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (7.65%) Puppet
8 9 (5.29%) WSUS
9 7 (4.12%) ITRS Geneos
9 7 (4.12%) Kibana
10 6 (3.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (2.94%) Ansible
11 5 (2.94%) Simpana
12 4 (2.35%) NetBackup
12 4 (2.35%) SCSM
13 3 (1.76%) Tivoli
13 3 (1.76%) vRealize
14 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 2 (1.18%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 81 (47.65%) Microsoft
2 53 (31.18%) VMware
3 25 (14.71%) Citrix
4 21 (12.35%) Oracle
5 19 (11.18%) Cisco
6 16 (9.41%) HP
7 15 (8.82%) EMC
8 11 (6.47%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.71%) NetApp
10 7 (4.12%) Sybase
10 7 (4.12%) Symantec
11 6 (3.53%) Mercator
11 6 (3.53%) Nimsoft
11 6 (3.53%) SAP
12 5 (2.94%) CommVault
13 4 (2.35%) CA
13 4 (2.35%) Dell
13 4 (2.35%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.35%) Remedy
13 4 (2.35%) Veritas
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