Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 6 July 2020 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 184 199
Rank change year-on-year +84 +15 -32
Contract jobs citing SCOM 8 9 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.53% 1.59% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
Median daily rate £313 £440 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.94% -7.42% +46.15%
10th Percentile £229 £262 £300
90th Percentile £406 £471 £525
England median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.55 - £34.50
10th Percentile £20.88 - £33.25
90th Percentile £24.21 - £35.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £23.75 £26.22
% change year-on-year +68.42% -9.40% -11.88%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 316 566 662
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.52% 12.88% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 390 445
Median daily rate £500 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £310 £274 £295
90th Percentile £683 £576 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 17
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.68 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.16% +4.50% +39.63%
10th Percentile £18.10 £11.25 £12.45
90th Percentile £26.37 £35.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate £23.84 £19.57 £19.20
% change year-on-year +21.79% +1.93% +6.67%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for SCOM 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 6 months to 6 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +62 8 £313 -28.94%
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (37.50%) HP Storage
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (37.50%) ZENworks
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2019
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V

SCOM
Co-occurring 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (50.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) HP Storage
2 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
2 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (37.50%) ZENworks
3 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Isilon
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos