The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - 41 45
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.37% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category - 4.35% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.08 £55.65 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-2.83% +104.22%

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

Systems Management Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
24 23 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.55% 8.42% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 22
Median daily rate £450 £165 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -50.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £130 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £335 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £115.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +767.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 17 (100.00%) SCCM
2 14 (82.35%) DHCP
2 14 (82.35%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Office 365
4 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
4 8 (47.06%) BYOD
4 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (41.18%) Migration
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) Dell
5 7 (41.18%) Service Design
6 6 (35.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
6 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
6 6 (35.29%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (29.41%) Patch Management
7 5 (29.41%) PKI
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 5 (29.41%) Back Office
7 5 (29.41%) NetApp

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (47.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) DHCP
1 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Kerberos
2 5 (29.41%) LDAP
3 3 (17.65%) Skype
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (29.41%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Designer
1 4 (23.53%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) BYOD
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) PKI
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (29.41%) Mac OS X
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
1 7 (41.18%) Service Design
2 6 (35.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
3 5 (29.41%) Email Filtering
3 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (29.41%) Patch Management
4 3 (17.65%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (35.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (17.65%) vSphere
4 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) SCCM
2 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
3 3 (17.65%) AppDNA
3 3 (17.65%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Dell
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) Veritas