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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing SCOM 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.12% 0.49% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.70% 4.92% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £400 £205 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.36% +59.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.08 £55.65 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-2.83% +104.22%

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
69 61 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.83% 9.87% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 37
Median daily rate £400 £265 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -14.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

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 19 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) WSUS
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
1 6 (75.00%) Change Control
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (75.00%) Private Cloud
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Law
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Squid
4 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) SELinux
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Tripwire
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script

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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
General
1 4 (50.00%) Law
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Control
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Squid
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
1 6 (75.00%) WSUS
2 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (25.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Tripwire
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago