The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 81 65 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing SCOM 16 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.27% 2.08% 0.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.69% 14.21% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 6
Median daily rate £434 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.21% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+43.46% +0.37%
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
208 190 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.46% 14.63% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 111 67
Median daily rate £428 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £523 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Median hourly rate £46.00 £30.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £12.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +10.52%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -3 4 - -
Guildford +8 2 £273 -0.90%
Leatherhead 0 2 £425 -5.55%
Epsom 0 2 £500 -
Weybridge -11 1 - -
Redhill -13 1 £350 -32.69%
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 20 (62.50%) SCCM
4 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
4 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (40.63%) VMS
7 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
7 13 (40.63%) Puppet
7 13 (40.63%) Software Deployment
7 13 (40.63%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (37.50%) Use Case
9 10 (31.25%) VMware
9 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
10 9 (28.13%) DevOps
10 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
10 9 (28.13%) Splunk
10 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (28.13%) Service Management
10 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.00%) Dell
11 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 8 (25.00%) JIRA
11 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 7 (21.88%) OpenStack
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (40.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (15.63%) IaaS
4 5 (15.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DHCP
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
1 6 (18.75%) Network Security
1 6 (18.75%) SNMP
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) LAN
2 5 (15.63%) MPLS
2 5 (15.63%) VLAN
2 5 (15.63%) VPN
2 5 (15.63%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.13%) Converged Networks
5 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
2 7 (21.88%) Ant
2 7 (21.88%) Hudson
2 7 (21.88%) Maven
2 7 (21.88%) Subversion
3 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (15.63%) NUnit
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
2 6 (18.75%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Azure Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) jQuery
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (15.63%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (15.63%) Replication
6 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.25%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
8 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
8 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
8 1 (3.13%) VCE vBlock
8 1 (3.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) VMS
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Unix
7 1 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
2 13 (40.63%) Software Deployment
3 12 (37.50%) Use Case
4 9 (28.13%) DevOps
4 9 (28.13%) Service Management
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) SDLC
6 6 (18.75%) SOA
7 5 (15.63%) MVC
8 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 4 (12.50%) Workflow
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
10 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
10 2 (6.25%) ITIL
10 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
11 1 (3.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 1 (3.13%) SOLID
11 1 (3.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.88%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) Ruby
4 6 (18.75%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) VB
6 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
1 5 (15.63%) MCSE
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) Docker
4 4 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) NFS
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (62.50%) SCCM
2 13 (40.63%) Puppet
3 12 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (21.88%) Ansible
5 6 (18.75%) Tivoli
6 5 (15.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (12.50%) SCOrch
8 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
8 1 (3.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Splunk
4 8 (25.00%) Dell
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) arcserve
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) Veeam
8 1 (3.13%) IBM
8 1 (3.13%) Intel
8 1 (3.13%) Intel Security
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.13%) SAP
8 1 (3.13%) Software AG
8 1 (3.13%) Wyse