The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 54 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.50% 0.22% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.55% 3.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £188 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +48.36%
SCOM
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
66 65 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.96% 7.19% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 46
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £215 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £490 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 2 - -
South Wales +21 1 - -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper