The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 40 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.62% 0.48% -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.26% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +34.18%
SCOM
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
38 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.69% 9.20% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 3
Median daily rate £350 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Liverpool -1 2 £388 +55.00%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
5 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (14.29%) IaaS
5 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAN

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Server Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP