The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.82% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 13.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+53.19% -18.96%
SCOM
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Systems Management Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
14 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.22% 6.03% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 19
Average daily rate £400 £375 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £375 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £442 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 1
Average hourly rate £19.25 £20.19 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% +55.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCOM across the Swindon region.

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Swindon region.

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SCOM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) VMware