The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 30 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing SCOM 14 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.07% 1.46% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.56% 17.50% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £550 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +238.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £335
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £37.09 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +31.29%
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
43 40 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.50% 8.32% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 33
Median daily rate £450 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.07 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.87% +8.06%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) Solaris
1 10 (66.67%) Sun
1 10 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (46.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (46.67%) Control-M
3 7 (46.67%) Intel Security
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) IBM
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (33.33%) SCCM
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) SNMP
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Veritas

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Solaris Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Solaris
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Firmware
5 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 7 (46.67%) Control-M
3 5 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
5 1 (6.67%) SCSM
5 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) Sun
2 7 (46.67%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) Intel Security
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Murex
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) VMware