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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 35 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.72% 0.53% -
As % of the Systems Management category 8.70% 5.00% -
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 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +48.36%
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
23 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.33% 10.58% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 5
Median daily rate £350 £275 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +52.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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 29 August 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 +5 2 £388 +55.00%
SCOM
North West

SCOM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix

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 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft