The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.30% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+110.00% -3.63%
SCOM
Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Management Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.60% 3.59% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £133 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -62.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) FCoE
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) FCoE
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware