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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SCOrch over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 237 227 248
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 10 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.19% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.19% 1.80% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 -
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
840 888 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.05% 10.30% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 469 308
Average daily rate £370 £343 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 45 45
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.94% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £31.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

SCOrch
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SCOrch across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOrch within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +4 6 £390 +21.87% 1
Berkshire -4 2 £400 +6.66%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Sussex - - - -
SCOrch
England

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (76.47%) SCSM
2 12 (70.59%) SCOM
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
5 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (29.41%) SCCM
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) UNIX
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) SCVMM
6 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
7 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
7 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
7 3 (17.65%) Windows
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) SQL
9 1 (5.88%) VBScript
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (5.88%) Web Services
9 1 (5.88%) Linux
9 1 (5.88%) Python
9 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.88%) CA

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Consultant
2 8 (47.06%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
1 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) SCSM
2 12 (70.59%) SCOM
3 5 (29.41%) SCCM
4 4 (23.53%) SCVMM
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday