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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 75 75 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Contract jobs citing SCOM 19 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 1.25% 2.93%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.22% 16.84% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 26
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£388 £358 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% +11.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £332 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £384 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.09 £25.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+48.36% -20.77%
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
206 95 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.29% 7.44% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 49 105
Average daily rate £388 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 15
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £47.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -0.45%

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 August 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 August 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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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
Redhill -1 6 £350 -
Staines - 4 £388 - 1
Reigate -2 1 £438 +12.17%
Guildford - 1 £285 -
Leatherhead - 1 £450 -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (66.00%) Windows
3 19 (38.00%) SCSM
4 18 (36.00%) SCOrch
4 18 (36.00%) PowerShell
5 17 (34.00%) ITIL
6 16 (32.00%) Data Centre
7 15 (30.00%) SQL
7 15 (30.00%) SCCM
8 13 (26.00%) Incident Management
8 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
9 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (24.00%) Capacity Management
10 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (18.00%) BMC
12 9 (18.00%) DNS
12 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
12 9 (18.00%) Migration
12 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (18.00%) Lync
13 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
13 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
13 8 (16.00%) Citrix
14 7 (14.00%) OLTP
14 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
14 7 (14.00%) BMC PATROL
14 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (14.00%) DHCP
14 7 (14.00%) T-SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (18.00%) Lync
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) DNS
2 7 (14.00%) DHCP
3 4 (8.00%) SAN
4 3 (6.00%) VPN
5 2 (4.00%) Network Security
5 2 (4.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.00%) VLAN
6 1 (2.00%) MPLS
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) LAN
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.00%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (14.00%) OLTP
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
5 3 (6.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (4.00%) DB2
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Ant
1 3 (6.00%) Subversion
1 3 (6.00%) Maven
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
1 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.00%) Hudson
1 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Billing
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (30.00%) Administrator
2 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) SQL DBA
3 7 (14.00%) DBA
4 6 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Server Support
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) SCCM Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) PKI
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Web 2.0
6 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (66.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) Linux
4 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.00%) VMS
5 3 (6.00%) AIX
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 13 (26.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (24.00%) Capacity Management
4 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (18.00%) Migration
6 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
6 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps
7 5 (10.00%) Logistics
7 5 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.00%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.00%) Software Deployment
8 4 (8.00%) Change Management
8 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.00%) Use Case
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.00%) Python
4 3 (6.00%) Ruby
5 2 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.00%) MCTS
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) HND
4 3 (6.00%) MCSE
4 3 (6.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) MCITP
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.00%) MCSA
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.00%) vSphere
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Docker
4 2 (4.00%) UAG
5 1 (2.00%) XenServer
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (38.00%) SCSM
2 18 (36.00%) SCOrch
3 15 (30.00%) SCCM
4 7 (14.00%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (12.00%) NetBackup
5 6 (12.00%) WSUS
5 6 (12.00%) SCVMM
6 5 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (8.00%) AirWatch
7 4 (8.00%) Puppet
7 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
7 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (6.00%) Ansible
9 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) BMC
3 8 (16.00%) Citrix
4 7 (14.00%) VMware
5 5 (10.00%) IBM
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle
6 4 (8.00%) Veritas
6 4 (8.00%) Sophos
7 3 (6.00%) McAfee
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco
7 3 (6.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) Dell
7 3 (6.00%) Splunk
8 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.00%) F5
8 2 (4.00%) webMethods
9 1 (2.00%) Symantec
9 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.00%) Lotus
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