The first table below looks at the demand for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Taunton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCOM 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.88% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.06% -14.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £33.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.59% +98.52%
Systems Management Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
23 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 10.80% 26.92% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 7
Average daily rate £328 £275 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.09% -34.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
SCOM
Somerset

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

SCOM
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) SCSM

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix