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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 41 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.71% 1.04% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.82% 17.24% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £270 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.56 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +5.18%
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
34 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.08% 6.05% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 6
Average daily rate £550 £290 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -33.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.20 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +20.51%

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 24 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Websense