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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 57 53
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category - 3.08% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £275 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+110.00% -3.63%
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
62 65 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.72% 10.45% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 38
Average daily rate £297 £311 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £253 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £451 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £22.85 £42.50 £25.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.23% +63.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing SCOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory