The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Sheffield 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 29 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.38% 1.12% -
As % of the Systems Management category 11.54% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £253 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.06% -14.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £33.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.59% +98.52%
Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
26 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.93% 6.70% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 1
Average daily rate £338 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
SCOM
South Yorkshire

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

SCOM
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft