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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 76 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing SCOM 17 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.19% 1.59% 1.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.66% 20.00% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 9
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£325 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £330 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £296
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £47.50 £48.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -1.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £29.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-10.16% -3.27%
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
116 110 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.13% 7.95% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 60 62
Average daily rate £388 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £19.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.28%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 - 6 - - 1
Guildford -4 3 £295 -26.25%
Woking - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
SCOM
South East

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) SCSM
4 15 (40.54%) SCOrch
5 14 (37.84%) ITIL
5 14 (37.84%) Incident Management
6 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
7 12 (32.43%) SCCM
8 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
8 11 (29.73%) Capacity Management
9 10 (27.03%) Lync
10 9 (24.32%) DNS
10 9 (24.32%) VMware
11 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
11 8 (21.62%) SQL
12 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (16.22%) UAG
13 6 (16.22%) BMC
14 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
14 5 (13.51%) Citrix
14 5 (13.51%) PKI
14 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
15 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (10.81%) HP
15 4 (10.81%) VPN
15 4 (10.81%) DHCP
15 4 (10.81%) T-SQL

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (27.03%) Lync
2 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) VPN
3 3 (8.11%) VoIP
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.41%) xDSL
4 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
4 2 (5.41%) IPsec
4 2 (5.41%) VPLS
4 2 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (5.41%) WLAN
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.41%) MPLS
4 2 (5.41%) BGP
4 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
4 2 (5.41%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) OLTP
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (40.54%) Administrator
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
2 4 (10.81%) DBA
2 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) IT Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
1 14 (37.84%) Incident Management
2 11 (29.73%) Capacity Management
3 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.41%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) VBScript
4 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) CCIE
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) HND
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) UAG
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.41%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.70%) XenServer
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) SCSM
2 15 (40.54%) SCOrch
3 12 (32.43%) SCCM
4 3 (8.11%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (8.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (5.41%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (5.41%) WSUS
6 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) BMC
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.81%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco
7 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.70%) Veritas
8 1 (2.70%) Lotus
8 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) Sophos
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
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Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum + NEG
Posted: 5 days ago