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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 71 82 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs citing SCOM 18 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.34% 0.39% 2.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.47% 6.67% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 14
Average daily rate
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£369 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £325 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.09 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+48.36% -19.35%
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
190 75 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.13% 5.90% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 38 74
Average daily rate £400 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £544 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 20
Average hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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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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
Redhill - 7 £350 - 3
Guildford - 3 £275 -
Leatherhead - 2 £450 -
Staines - 1 £388 -
Weybridge - 1 £500 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (71.11%) Windows
1 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 21 (46.67%) SCOrch
2 21 (46.67%) SCSM
3 17 (37.78%) Data Centre
4 16 (35.56%) Incident Management
5 14 (31.11%) Capacity Management
6 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
6 13 (28.89%) ITIL
7 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 10 (22.22%) SCCM
8 10 (22.22%) Lync
9 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.00%) DNS
10 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
10 8 (17.78%) SQL
10 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
11 7 (15.56%) DHCP
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (15.56%) BMC
12 6 (13.33%) Citrix
12 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (13.33%) NetBackup
12 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
12 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.33%) SCVMM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (22.22%) Lync
2 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.44%) JBoss
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) DNS
2 7 (15.56%) DHCP
3 3 (6.67%) VPN
3 3 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (4.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) VoIP
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.89%) OLTP
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) DB2
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Billing
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (37.78%) Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (17.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) SQL DBA
4 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) DBA
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Server Support
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) SCCM Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) PKI
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Replication
5 1 (2.22%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) UNIX
4 4 (8.89%) Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.44%) AIX
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) VMS
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Incident Management
2 14 (31.11%) Capacity Management
3 13 (28.89%) ITIL
4 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.11%) Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Business Continuity
7 4 (8.89%) Change Management
7 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.67%) DevOps
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.44%) Logistics
9 2 (4.44%) ERP
9 2 (4.44%) SOA
9 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.22%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.78%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.44%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) HND
4 3 (6.67%) MCTS
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) MCSA
6 1 (2.22%) CCNP
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 2 (4.44%) UAG
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) XenServer
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (46.67%) SCOrch
1 21 (46.67%) SCSM
2 10 (22.22%) SCCM
3 6 (13.33%) SCVMM
3 6 (13.33%) NetBackup
3 6 (13.33%) WSUS
4 5 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (8.89%) AirWatch
5 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
5 4 (8.89%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
6 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (2.22%) Puppet
7 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) BMC
3 6 (13.33%) Citrix
4 5 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (8.89%) IBM
5 4 (8.89%) Veritas
5 4 (8.89%) Sophos
6 3 (6.67%) McAfee
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco
6 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.44%) F5
7 2 (4.44%) HP
7 2 (4.44%) webMethods
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.22%) Lotus
8 1 (2.22%) Symantec
8 1 (2.22%) CommVault
8 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
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