The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 46 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing SCOM 9 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.57% 0.64% 1.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 9.26% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £500 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -3.03%
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
63 54 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.96% 6.87% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 46
Median daily rate £438 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £289 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Swindon +15 9 £450 -14.28%
SCOM
South West

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) Solaris
1 10 (66.67%) Sun
1 10 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (46.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (46.67%) Control-M
3 7 (46.67%) Intel Security
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) IBM
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (33.33%) SCCM
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) SNMP
7 3 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) Veritas

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Solaris Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Solaris
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Firmware
5 1 (6.67%) DFS Replication
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 7 (46.67%) Control-M
3 5 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
5 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
5 1 (6.67%) SCSM
5 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
1 10 (66.67%) Sun
2 7 (46.67%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) Intel Security
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Murex
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) VMware