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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.78% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 7.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £245 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -3.03%
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
26 41 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.41% 10.59% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 7
Median daily rate £400 £363 £196
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +84.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £425 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -17.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix