The first table below looks at the demand for SCOrch skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOrch over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Berkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.99% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £388 -
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
234 144 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.00% 5.80% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 64 77
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
SCOrch
South East

SCOrch
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SCOrch Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SCOrch
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SCOrch Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SCOrch
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOrch within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
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Reading - 6 £450 -
SCOrch
South East

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SCOrch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOrch.

1 9 (60.00%) SCOM
1 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (53.33%) SCSM
3 6 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) C++
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) UAG
5 3 (20.00%) Lync
5 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) SCCM
7 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Linux
7 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.67%) UNIX

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SCOrch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SCOrch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) Lync
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
1 7 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (20.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCOM
2 8 (53.33%) SCSM
3 6 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft