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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 111 94 84
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -10
Contract jobs citing SCOM 11 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.51% 0.24% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.48% 4.08% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
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£380 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.17% -17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.09 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+48.36% -19.35%
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
147 98 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.76% 5.79% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 58 102
Average daily rate £375 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £185 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.88 £24.00 £23.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Bradford - 5 £365 - 1
Leeds -24 3 £420 +46.08% 1
SCOM
Yorkshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
5 9 (56.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (43.75%) VMware
8 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 6 (37.50%) Migration
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (25.00%) Office 365
10 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
10 4 (25.00%) DNS
11 3 (18.75%) IIS
11 3 (18.75%) SQL
11 3 (18.75%) Internet
11 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (18.75%) SCVMM
11 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
11 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
12 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
12 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
12 2 (12.50%) Skype
12 2 (12.50%) Server Hardening

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) Skype
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) DMZ
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) OLE
2 1 (6.25%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Server Hardening
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) NCDA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (12.50%) UAG
5 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 9 (56.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (18.75%) SCVMM
4 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
4 2 (12.50%) SCOrch
5 1 (6.25%) Opsview
5 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
5 1 (6.25%) Nagios
5 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Brocade
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Veeam
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
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