The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 48 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.47% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.41% 4.17% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+106.11% -1.81%
SCOM
Nottinghamshire

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

Systems Management Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.31% 6.80% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 13
Average daily rate £310 £550 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Converged Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Converged Networks
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Installations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) VCE vBlock
1 1 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat