The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 97 81 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -22
Contract jobs citing SCOM 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.88% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.31% 3.23% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £305 £263 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% +0.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.09 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +31.29%
SCOM
England

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

Systems Management Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
255 124 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.45% 11.89% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 76 49
Median daily rate £300 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.75 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £18.76 £22.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.00 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +7.96%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Durham - 9 £300 -
Tyne and Wear -25 2 £310 +18.09% 5
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (73.33%) ITIL
5 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
6 8 (53.33%) Change Control
6 8 (53.33%) SCCM
6 8 (53.33%) SCVMM
6 8 (53.33%) Migration
6 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) VMware
8 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (33.33%) WSUS
8 5 (33.33%) Private Cloud
8 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) CA
8 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
8 5 (33.33%) Perl
8 5 (33.33%) Linux
9 4 (26.67%) IIS
9 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (20.00%) Service Management
10 3 (20.00%) Korn
10 3 (20.00%) Release Management
10 3 (20.00%) Bourne shell

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Server Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) AIX
6 3 (20.00%) HPUX
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Solaris
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Change Control
2 8 (53.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) Bourne shell
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) Korn
4 3 (20.00%) VBScript
5 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 8 (53.33%) SCCM
1 8 (53.33%) SCVMM
2 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (33.33%) WSUS
3 3 (20.00%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (20.00%) Netcool
4 2 (13.33%) MOM
4 2 (13.33%) Unicenter
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) CA
2 5 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
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