The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
15 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.03% 4.11% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £191 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.75 - -
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 Northern Ireland

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

SCOM
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft