The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Surrey region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 78 61 87
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Contract jobs citing SCOM 6 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.48% 1.79% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.00% 18.33% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £158 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £393 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-18.03% +106.77%
Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
75 120 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 6.06% 9.76% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 68 45
Average daily rate £360 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £180 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 19
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.70 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
SCOM
South East

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
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 23 July 2014. 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
Leatherhead - 1 £350 -
Woking - - - -
Guildford - - - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) SolarWinds
3 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (40.00%) SCCM
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) SAN
5 6 (30.00%) BMC
5 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (30.00%) SCSM
6 5 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (20.00%) Budget Control
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) SNMP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (10.00%) NUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Administrator
1 4 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
1 2 (10.00%) XML
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) AS400
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (20.00%) Budget Control
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) VBScript
1 2 (10.00%) VB
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) SCCM
2 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (30.00%) SCSM
3 5 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (10.00%) WSUS
6 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) BMC
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) McAfee
6 2 (10.00%) F5
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Venturi
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