The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 20 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
North West / Manchester
Rank 85 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.11% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.96% 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.08 £55.65 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-2.83% +104.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
141 90 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.48% 5.08% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 42 50
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
5 5 (31.25%) Software Licensing
5 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Licensing
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (31.25%) SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Ingres
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) DBA
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Database Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Licensing
2 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
5 2 (12.50%) HPUX
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) Software Licensing
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
3 4 (25.00%) SCCM
4 3 (18.75%) SCSM
5 2 (12.50%) IBM BigFix
5 2 (12.50%) Netcool
5 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
3 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Veritas