The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for SCOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
South West / Dorset
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 2.22%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £369
% change year-on-year -12.50% +8.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.08 £40.83 £26.50
% change year-on-year +32.45% +54.05%  

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

Systems Management Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2 22 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 2.13% 9.44% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 12
Median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.60 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing SCOM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Dorset

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Dorset

SCOM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCOM in Dorset