The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 132 107 108
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing SCOM 13 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.50% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.76% 7.14% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
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£380 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.17% -11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.09 £25.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+48.36% -20.77%
SCOM
England

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

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
273 168 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.76% 7.05% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 104 133
Average daily rate £380 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £630 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £28.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -35.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £21.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £24.90 £39.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -5.19%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SCOM
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
West Yorkshire -17 13 £380 +68.88% 5
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (95.24%) SCCM
2 15 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 14 (66.67%) ITIL
4 12 (57.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
7 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 9 (42.86%) Windows
8 8 (38.10%) VMware
9 7 (33.33%) Identity Management
9 7 (33.33%) Migration
9 7 (33.33%) Office 365
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 5 (23.81%) DNS
11 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
11 5 (23.81%) Skype
11 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (19.05%) SQL
12 4 (19.05%) IIS
13 3 (14.29%) DHCP
13 3 (14.29%) SAN
13 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (14.29%) Internet
13 3 (14.29%) ISA Server
13 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
13 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) IIS
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.76%) JBoss
6 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) Skype
2 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DMZ
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) SNMP
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
2 2 (9.52%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) OLE
2 1 (4.76%) OLE DB
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 7 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Server Hardening
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) NCDA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (9.52%) UAG
5 1 (4.76%) vCloud
5 1 (4.76%) Squid
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 20 (95.24%) SCCM
2 12 (57.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
3 2 (9.52%) WSUS
3 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
4 1 (4.76%) Nagios
4 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
4 1 (4.76%) Puppet
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) SCDPM
4 1 (4.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Brocade
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
3 2 (9.52%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) Sophos
4 1 (4.76%) Websense
4 1 (4.76%) Veeam
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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