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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 109 113 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing SCOM 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.40% 0.25% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.62% 2.82% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £388 £313 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+53.19% -18.96%
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
173 177 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.65% 8.85% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 110 75
Median daily rate £425 £363 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Median hourly rate £12.75 £18.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.75 £62.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -18.00%

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
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 5 May 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
Bradford +26 8 £388 - 1
SCOM
Yorkshire

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 11 (91.67%) SCCM
2 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) Office 365
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
4 5 (41.67%) Skype
4 5 (41.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (8.33%) Citrix
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification

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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Migration Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
1 2 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Migration Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Security Technician
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Migration Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vCloud
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (8.33%) SAP