The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Portsmouth region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank 16 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.83% 0.91% -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.00% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £30.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-7.37% +106.77%
Systems Management Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
10 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.33% 6.36% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate £313 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +110.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.36 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-12.57% +16.66%
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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

SCOM
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

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) HP SIM
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) MOM
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Qualys
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) LogLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) HP SIM
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Afaria
2 2 (66.67%) MOM
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) Qualys
3 1 (33.33%) LogLogic
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft