The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 49 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing SCOM 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.51% 1.27% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.18% 14.29% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
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£500 £388 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -18.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.09 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-20.34% +3.27%
SCOM
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
55 56 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.31% 8.89% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 23
Average daily rate £375 £388 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.78 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% +21.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 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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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
Swindon - 9 £500 -
SCOM
South West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) SCCM
3 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) SCOrch
5 5 (45.45%) SCSM
5 5 (45.45%) WSUS
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) Lync
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
6 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
6 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
6 4 (36.36%) User Experience
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (36.36%) DFS Replication
7 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (45.45%) Lync
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Client/Server
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) WFM
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) MCITP
5 2 (18.18%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (36.36%) DFS Replication
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (9.09%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) SCCM
2 5 (45.45%) WSUS
2 5 (45.45%) SCOrch
2 5 (45.45%) SCSM
3 4 (36.36%) SCVMM
4 2 (18.18%) SCDPM
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
3 1 (9.09%) VMware