The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 121 139 119
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs citing SCOM 14 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.67% 3.10% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £343 £366 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.48% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £192 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £420 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.08% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £23.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+52.12% -12.96%
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
300 258 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.44% 8.86% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 168 113
Median daily rate £475 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 14
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -12.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.50 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -16.76%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

SCOM Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +5 9 £388 -7.73% 6
South Yorkshire -3 5 £306 +118.75%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 20 (83.33%) SCCM
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 9 (37.50%) Office 365
4 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 9 (37.50%) SAN
5 8 (33.33%) VMware
5 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 6 (25.00%) EMC
6 6 (25.00%) Veritas
6 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 5 (20.83%) Skype
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.83%) HP
7 5 (20.83%) DNS
7 5 (20.83%) IBM
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 4 (16.67%) MCSA
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) DHCP
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in 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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Skype
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) DTS
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Administrator
1 7 (29.17%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Security Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Migration Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365 Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
1 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCSA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) vCloud
5 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (83.33%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) EMC
3 6 (25.00%) Veritas
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
6 1 (4.17%) SAP
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