The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank 58 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing SCOM 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.94% 4.55% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £333 £119 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+179.41% -63.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £37.09 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+16.68% -3.03%
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 Glasgow region.

Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
68 66 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.66% 7.22% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 35 27
Median daily rate £375 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £119 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £72.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +123.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -6.66%

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SCOM
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SCOM Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SCOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SCOM Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SCOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Korn
3 2 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (50.00%) Netcool
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Bourne shell
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX

SCOM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Bourne shell
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Korn
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat