The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Swindon region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 42 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.24% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.13% 13.33% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£163 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £335 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.49% -6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +3.33%
Systems Management Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
47 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.44% 3.77% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 24
Average daily rate £343 £525 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.76% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £30.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.68% +34.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
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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 17 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (100.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (100.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix