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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 28 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.73% 1.37% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.00% 12.50% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% +4.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+43.46% +0.37%
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
50 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 22.73% 10.99% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 23
Median daily rate £375 £340 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £430 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

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
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 1 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 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMS
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Ruby
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Use Case
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) IaaS
5 2 (28.57%) PaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning

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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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Azure DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Azure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) VMS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware