The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 83 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing SCOM 13 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.070% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.78% 1.11% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.09 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+43.46% +0.37%
SCOM
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
167 90 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.61% 6.26% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 43
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £421 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SCOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SCOM across the Edinburgh region.

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (70.83%) SCCM
3 15 (62.50%) Citrix
4 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) PowerShell
5 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (50.00%) ITIL
7 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
7 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
8 10 (41.67%) XenApp
8 10 (41.67%) VMware
9 8 (33.33%) Finance
9 8 (33.33%) Symantec
9 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
9 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
10 7 (29.17%) WSUS
11 6 (25.00%) DHCP
11 6 (25.00%) DNS
11 6 (25.00%) Clustering
11 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
12 5 (20.83%) Failover Clustering

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) LDAP
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Law
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.83%) Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support
4 4 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 6 (25.00%) Clustering
3 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
5 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.33%) Unix
9 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (4.17%) Service Management
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) XenApp
3 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
3 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) SCCM
2 8 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (29.17%) WSUS
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (20.83%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (12.50%) SCOrch
6 3 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (62.50%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) AppSense
6 3 (12.50%) CA
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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