The table below looks at the statistics for SCOrch skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOrch over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 257 268 241
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 6 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.069% 0.082% 0.087%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.59% 0.76% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £330 £450 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +10.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £450 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £450 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SCOrch
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1010 1049 885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.66% 10.79% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 596 448
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 24
Median hourly rate £35.50 £24.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

SCOrch
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SCOrch Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SCOrch
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SCOrch Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SCOrch
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOrch within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +3 6 £330 -26.66%
SCOrch
England

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SCOrch 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 South East region with a requirement for SCOrch.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
3 10 (76.92%) SCCM
3 10 (76.92%) SCOM
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) VBScript
4 8 (61.54%) SCVMM
5 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) SCDPM
5 6 (46.15%) SCSM
5 6 (46.15%) VB
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
6 5 (38.46%) Release Management
6 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 5 (38.46%) Analytics
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 4 (30.77%) Change Management
7 4 (30.77%) Workflow
7 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 4 (30.77%) VMS
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Escalation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Server Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) VMS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Analytics
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Release Management
2 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Content Development
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 8 (61.54%) VBScript
3 6 (46.15%) VB
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) XenServer
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
1 10 (76.92%) SCOM
2 8 (61.54%) SCVMM
3 6 (46.15%) SCDPM
3 6 (46.15%) SCSM
4 2 (15.38%) Perfmon
5 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) HP