The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 70 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing SCOM 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 0.44% 0.60%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.92% 5.66% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £455 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +65.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £27.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+106.11% -1.81%
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
52 53 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.15% 7.69% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 21
Average daily rate £325 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £528 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -11 1 - -
SCOM
UK

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Intune
2 3 (75.00%) SCSM
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) AdminStudio
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Moodle
3 1 (25.00%) Blackboard
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Moodle
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCSM
1 3 (75.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Intune
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Blackboard
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware