The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 24 25
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 1.08% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category - 9.09% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+34.18% -18.03%
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South Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
25 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.99% 11.83% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 9
Average daily rate £425 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £376 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Squid
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) ISA Server

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Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Squid
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Websense