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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 37 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.60% - 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.43% - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£463 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £341
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.09 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+0.37% -18.03%
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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
28 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.49% 5.69% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 18
Average daily rate £475 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £319 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.19 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -15.73%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
3 4 (66.67%) SCSM
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) DFS Replication
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) WSUS
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Lync
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (50.00%) DFS Replication
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
1 4 (66.67%) SCSM
2 3 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) LANDesk