The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 83 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing SCOM 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.30% 0.070% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.06% 0.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £348 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 98 133 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 9.76% 9.31% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 91 71
Median daily rate £425 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Leeds

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOM in Leeds

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SCOM in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Server Building
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Maven
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Ant

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Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec