Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 160 195
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35 -59
Contract jobs citing SCOM 21 50 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.92% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.34% 7.34% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 18
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.62% -6.21% +8.21%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £318
90th Percentile £488 £425 £423
England median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £39.25 £37.09
% change year-on-year -69.43% +5.82% +34.87%

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 484 681 526
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.13% 12.52% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 468 332
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £183 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £509
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 18
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.69 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% -16.07% -22.22%
10th Percentile £10.45 £13.24 £9.70
90th Percentile £17.79 £17.50 £28.00
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Yorkshire

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCOM in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOM in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor 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 19 November 2017. 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 +1 19 £350 -3.45% 1
SCOM
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
1 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) NetApp
3 11 (52.38%) SCCM
4 10 (47.62%) SharePoint Server
4 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (47.62%) MCSE
4 10 (47.62%) SharePoint
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) IIS
4 10 (47.62%) ITIL
5 8 (38.10%) DNS
5 8 (38.10%) vSphere
5 8 (38.10%) NetScaler
5 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
5 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (38.10%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (28.57%) HP
6 6 (28.57%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
8 4 (19.05%) HP Storage
9 3 (14.29%) C

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 10 (47.62%) IIS
1 10 (47.62%) SharePoint
1 10 (47.62%) SharePoint 2013
1 10 (47.62%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
1 8 (38.10%) NetScaler
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
1 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Administrator
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Data Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (19.05%) HP Storage
4 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 2 (9.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
1 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Management
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
2 2 (9.52%) Information Security
2 2 (9.52%) Information Security Management
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Security Management
2 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) MCSE
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Virtual Servers
2 8 (38.10%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (9.52%) SCDPM
2 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 12 (57.14%) NetApp
2 6 (28.57%) HP
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco