The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 25 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.74% 0.85% 2.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.70% 10.00% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.83 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-7.23% +13.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Systems Management Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.00% 8.55% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 8
Average daily rate £368 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £300 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £350 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.19 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +8.75%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys