The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 63 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.58% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.44% 7.50% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £455 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +65.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+106.11% -1.81%
SCOM
Wales

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

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 40 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.45% 7.77% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 20
Average daily rate £140 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.85% +9.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
SCOM
Wales

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Intune
2 3 (75.00%) SCSM
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) AdminStudio
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Moodle
3 1 (25.00%) Blackboard
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Moodle
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCSM
1 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Intune
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Blackboard
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware