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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 245 233 223
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.056% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 0.67% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£425 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -
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
994 743 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.14% 8.31% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 367 290
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 60 56
Average hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £43.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 3 March 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 6 - - 1
Hampshire - 3 £425 - 3
Berkshire -2 1 - - 1
SCOrch
England

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 26 (86.67%) SCSM
2 25 (83.33%) SCOM
3 11 (36.67%) Windows
4 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) Capacity Management
7 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) C#
8 4 (13.33%) C++
8 4 (13.33%) Linux
9 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (10.00%) .NET
9 3 (10.00%) UNIX
9 3 (10.00%) SCCM
9 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (10.00%) SCVMM
9 3 (10.00%) Workflow
10 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.67%) DOC1
10 2 (6.67%) Banking
10 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
10 2 (6.67%) BMC

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) DOC1
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (40.00%) Administrator
2 9 (30.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (26.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Workflow
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (86.67%) SCSM
2 25 (83.33%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.33%) Puppet
5 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.33%) Nagios
5 1 (3.33%) AppManager
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) CA
4 1 (3.33%) NetIQ
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
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