The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 31 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing SCOM 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.19% 2.09% 1.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.64% 22.58% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £313 £340 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.08% -1.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +48.36%
SCOM
Hampshire

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

Systems Management Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
47 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.61% 9.25% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 26 41
Median daily rate £375 £340 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £428 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +7.17%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) VMS
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) Clustering
5 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (30.00%) VoIP
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Azure DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Azure Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) VMS
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix