The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 98 110 95
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing SCOM 21 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.11% 0.92% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.29% 10.14% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 2
Median daily rate £373 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £332 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £396 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -3.03%
SCOM
Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
226 207 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.00% 9.09% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 134 63
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Leeds +17 9 £290 -27.50% 2
Bradford +6 9 £400 +14.28% 2
Wakefield - 2 £325 -
SCOM
Yorkshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 31 (73.81%) SCCM
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 19 (45.24%) Windows
4 18 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 18 (42.86%) VMware
5 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
6 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
7 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (28.57%) SQL
9 11 (26.19%) Web Services
9 11 (26.19%) ITIL
9 11 (26.19%) IIS
10 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (23.81%) Office 365
10 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
12 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
12 8 (19.05%) Cisco
12 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (19.05%) Load Balancing
13 7 (16.67%) Puppet
13 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
14 6 (14.29%) Splunk
14 6 (14.29%) Docker
14 6 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (14.29%) DevOps

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (26.19%) IIS
2 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
4 6 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.38%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) InfoPath
3 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) FTP
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) Kerberos
2 5 (11.90%) Skype
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (4.76%) HTTP
4 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.76%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 2 (4.76%) SMTP
4 2 (4.76%) SSL
4 2 (4.76%) Telnet
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.38%) NAS
5 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.38%) Network Security
5 1 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) DTS
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 6 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (14.29%) Consultant
2 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) DBA
3 4 (9.52%) SQL DBA
4 3 (7.14%) Automation Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
4 3 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (4.76%) Security Technician
5 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.52%) EMC VNX
2 4 (9.52%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) iSeries
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (14.29%) Android
5 6 (14.29%) Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (14.29%) DevOps
3 6 (14.29%) Migration
4 5 (11.90%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (11.90%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.90%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 4 (9.52%) Identity Management
6 3 (7.14%) People Management
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.38%) ITSM
8 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) AWS Certification
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) MCDST
2 2 (4.76%) MCP
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCSA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 16 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) Docker
4 5 (11.90%) VMware Server
5 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.76%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (73.81%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (16.67%) Puppet
3 4 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (9.52%) vRealize
4 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.38%) SCSM
5 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) Cisco
4 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.29%) Splunk
5 5 (11.90%) Symantec
6 4 (9.52%) EMC
6 4 (9.52%) IBM
7 3 (7.14%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) HP
8 1 (2.38%) Intel
8 1 (2.38%) Polycom
8 1 (2.38%) Remedy