The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 35 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing SCOM 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.11% 1.72% 1.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 87.50% 25.00% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
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£380 £550 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +168.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.29%
SCOM
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 South Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
8 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.41% 6.90% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 15
Average daily rate £380 £450 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £525 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Sheffield +4 5 £400 -
SCOM
Yorkshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
1 10 (66.67%) SCCM
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) NetApp
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) vSphere
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) DHCP
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) MCP
6 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 5 (33.33%) MetaFrame
6 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (26.67%) ZABBIX
7 4 (26.67%) Puppet
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (26.67%) vCloud
7 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (26.67%) Symantec
7 4 (26.67%) McAfee
7 4 (26.67%) BCP
7 4 (26.67%) CLARiiON
7 4 (26.67%) EMC Navisphere
7 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) JBoss
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Lync
4 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 3 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) CLARiiON
2 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) BCP
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) vSphere
3 5 (33.33%) MetaFrame
4 4 (26.67%) vCloud
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (20.00%) XenApp
5 3 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (26.67%) ZABBIX
2 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (26.67%) EMC Navisphere
2 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) NetApp
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
5 4 (26.67%) McAfee
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) CommVault