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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 261 234 239
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 8 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.81% 2.87% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Median daily rate £500 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 - -
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
992 907 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.81% 9.72% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 528 416
Median daily rate £425 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 40
Median hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

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 25 May 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
Surrey -24 4 £513 -1.44% 1
Berkshire - 3 £425 - 1
Kent - 1 - -
SCOrch
England

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 15 (78.95%) SCCM
3 15 (78.95%) SCOM
3 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
4 11 (57.89%) XenServer
4 11 (57.89%) Citrix
5 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
7 7 (36.84%) SCVMM
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 6 (31.58%) WSUS
8 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
8 6 (31.58%) Perl
8 6 (31.58%) VB
8 6 (31.58%) IIS
8 6 (31.58%) LDAP
8 6 (31.58%) DNS
8 6 (31.58%) HP
8 6 (31.58%) DHCP
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
9 5 (26.32%) vSphere
9 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management

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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
1 6 (31.58%) LDAP
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) VLAN
4 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Grid Computing
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.53%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Content Development
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Perl
3 6 (31.58%) VB
4 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
1 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) XenServer
3 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
4 6 (31.58%) VMware ESX
5 5 (26.32%) vSphere
5 5 (26.32%) XenApp
5 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) SCCM
1 15 (78.95%) SCOM
2 7 (36.84%) SCVMM
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 6 (31.58%) WSUS
4 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (10.53%) Perfmon
4 2 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Citrix
4 6 (31.58%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco