The table below looks at the statistics for SCOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing SCOM 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 4.05%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+110.00% -3.63%
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 West Lothian region.

Systems Management Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.69% 14.08% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate £280 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

SCOM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOM across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

SCOM Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian