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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 114 131 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing SCOM 8 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.21% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.93% 1.85% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 9
Median daily rate £320 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £196 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £37.09 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+50.04% +38.65%

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
273 324 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.54% 11.59% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 216 125
Median daily rate £450 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £283 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £22.25 £9.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.38%

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +19 6 £325 -13.33% 12
South Yorkshire -5 1 £273 -2.67%
SCOM
England

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) SCCM
3 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
5 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
6 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
6 15 (40.54%) PowerShell
6 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (35.14%) VMware
9 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (29.73%) Web Services
11 10 (27.03%) IIS
11 10 (27.03%) Puppet
12 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
12 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (24.32%) Linux
12 9 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (21.62%) Vagrant
13 8 (21.62%) Docker
13 8 (21.62%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (21.62%) DevOps
13 8 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
13 8 (21.62%) Cisco
13 8 (21.62%) FTP
13 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
13 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (21.62%) Android
13 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS

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 10 (27.03%) IIS
2 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.70%) IBM Domino
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (16.22%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) FTP
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
2 5 (13.51%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) SMTP
3 4 (10.81%) SSL
4 3 (8.11%) HTTP
4 3 (8.11%) HTTPS
4 3 (8.11%) Telnet
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (5.41%) NAS
5 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.41%) SAN
5 2 (5.41%) Skype
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) SNMP
6 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
1 8 (21.62%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (21.62%) TeamCity
1 8 (21.62%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (13.51%) Analyst
1 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
2 4 (10.81%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (10.81%) DevOps Specialist
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (8.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) EMC VNX
1 4 (10.81%) VCE vBlock
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (2.70%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (24.32%) Linux
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) Android
5 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (16.22%) Apple iOS
7 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Unix
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
1 8 (21.62%) DevOps
2 7 (18.92%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 7 (18.92%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) People Management
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Server Building
6 2 (5.41%) Chat Support
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.70%) Document Management
7 1 (2.70%) High Availability
7 1 (2.70%) Network Management
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (24.32%) Hyper-V
4 8 (21.62%) Docker
5 6 (16.22%) vSphere
6 5 (13.51%) BitLocker
6 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.41%) XenApp
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.70%) NFS
8 1 (2.70%) ProxySG
8 1 (2.70%) vCloud
8 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (70.27%) SCCM
2 10 (27.03%) Puppet
3 9 (24.32%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (13.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (13.51%) vRealize
5 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
6 2 (5.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.70%) DameWare
7 1 (2.70%) Nagios
7 1 (2.70%) PowerCLI
7 1 (2.70%) RANCID
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (35.14%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco
3 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.62%) Splunk
4 6 (16.22%) Symantec
5 5 (13.51%) EMC
6 4 (10.81%) IBM
7 3 (8.11%) Citrix
8 2 (5.41%) HP
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Veeam
9 1 (2.70%) AlienVault
9 1 (2.70%) Dell
9 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
9 1 (2.70%) Intel
9 1 (2.70%) NetApp
9 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.70%) Vignette
9 1 (2.70%) Zerto
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