Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 110 95
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15 +8
Contract jobs citing SCOM 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.40% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.88% 3.88% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Bristol median daily rate £400 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -16.67% -12.00%
10th Percentile £295 £256 £271
90th Percentile £543 £344 £396
South West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £21.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £31.00 - -

SCOM is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 278 129 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.89% 7.19% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 93 146
Bristol median daily rate £425 £370 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +2.42% -3.67%
10th Percentile £213 £217 £247
90th Percentile £526 £536 £538
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 2
Bristol median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -29.41% +70.00%
10th Percentile £16.50 £27.50 £38.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £32.50 £47.00
South West median hourly rate £36.27 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +3.61% +25.00% +38.72%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing SCOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Bristol

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCOM in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Bristol

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) PKI
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Skype
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Splunk
6 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (12.50%) PLM
7 1 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

SCOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) NetApp
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) VMware