Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 June 2018 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 103 111
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 +8
Contract jobs citing SCOM 5 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.43% 0.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.54% 4.05% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £438 £120 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +264.58% -64.04% +4.30%
10th Percentile £400 £120 £263
90th Percentile £456 £120 £388
Scotland median daily rate £438 £400 £300
% change year-on-year +9.38% +33.33% +134.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 324 222 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.20% 10.66% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 126 117
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £213 £289 £263
90th Percentile £600 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £10.00 £20.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.81% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -28.33% -25.00% +33.33%

SCOM
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for SCOM in Edinburgh

SCOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SCOM.

1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) OpenView
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Google
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (80.00%) Redis
1 4 (80.00%) ATDD
1 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (80.00%) Couchbase
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) ZABBIX
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon DynamoDB

SCOM
Co-occurring 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 4 (80.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) OpenShift
1 4 (80.00%) Tricentis Tosca
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (80.00%) Couchbase
1 4 (80.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (80.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) ATDD
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (80.00%) OpenView
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Google
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware