The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 60 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.50% 1.06% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.36% 11.27% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £325 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+43.46% +0.37%
SCOM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
56 71 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.35% 9.43% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 56 10
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £21.00 £39.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +140.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 1 £325 - 1
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Check_MK
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) xMatters
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SAP

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Check_MK
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) xMatters