The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 83 81 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing SCOM 14 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.18% 0.93% 1.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.22% 11.82% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Average daily rate £262 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.06% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £280 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £510 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £59.00 £23.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +147.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £27.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+104.22% -0.90%
SCOM
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
194 110 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.37% 7.87% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 54 59
Average daily rate £388 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 3 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £59.00 £23.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.72% +147.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.25 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £59.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 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
Staines +15 4 £450 -
Reigate - 3 £185 -
Redhill -15 2 £340 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 25 (92.59%) SCCM
2 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
4 19 (70.37%) SQL
5 18 (66.67%) PowerShell
5 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (62.96%) DevOps
7 16 (59.26%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (59.26%) Ansible
7 16 (59.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (59.26%) Puppet
7 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (59.26%) VMS
8 15 (55.56%) Dell
8 15 (55.56%) Service Management
8 15 (55.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 15 (55.56%) Splunk
8 15 (55.56%) OpenStack
8 15 (55.56%) Docker
9 14 (51.85%) Software Deployment
9 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
9 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (51.85%) Hudson
9 14 (51.85%) Python
9 14 (51.85%) Ant
9 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
9 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (51.85%) JIRA
9 14 (51.85%) Subversion
9 14 (51.85%) Maven

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (55.56%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Azure Active Directory
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) VPN
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (7.41%) SNMP
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) VLAN
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) Converged Networks
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Ant
1 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
1 14 (51.85%) Hudson
1 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
1 14 (51.85%) JIRA
1 14 (51.85%) Maven
1 14 (51.85%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Azure Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
1 2 (7.41%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
4 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.70%) FMCG
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) VMS
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) AIX
7 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) DevOps
3 15 (55.56%) Service Management
4 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (51.85%) Software Deployment
5 13 (48.15%) Configuration Management
6 12 (44.44%) Use Case
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) SOA
8 2 (7.41%) High Availability
8 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 18 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 14 (51.85%) Python
3 14 (51.85%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) MCSE
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (55.56%) Docker
3 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (92.59%) SCCM
2 16 (59.26%) Ansible
2 16 (59.26%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (59.26%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) WSUS
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) Dell
2 15 (55.56%) Splunk
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) SAP
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat