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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
Rank 243 247 237
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.086% 0.024%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.22% 0.80% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate £330 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 £24.86
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
821 1002 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.60% 10.78% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 487 360
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 32 50
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.72 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.13% -20.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SCOrch across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SCOrch Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 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
(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
Kent - 5 £450 -
Hampshire - 3 £295 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £330 -
SCOrch
England

SCOrch
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) SCOM
3 10 (66.67%) SCCM
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
5 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) XenServer
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) WSUS
7 5 (33.33%) DHCP
7 5 (33.33%) DNS
7 5 (33.33%) LDAP
7 5 (33.33%) Perl
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) IIS
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) SCVMM
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) XenApp
8 4 (26.67%) vSphere

SCOrch
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Support
4 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Grid Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) People Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) XenServer
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 4 (26.67%) XenApp
4 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) SCOM
2 10 (66.67%) SCCM
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (33.33%) WSUS
5 4 (26.67%) SCVMM
6 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (6.67%) Puppet
6 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
6 1 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Dell
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) Nimsoft
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