Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SCOrch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SCOrch over the 6 months to 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft System Center Orchestrator (formerly Opalis)
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 613 599 585
Rank change year-on-year -14 -14 -21
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 15 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.032% 0.040% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.26% 0.34% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 17
London median daily rate £456 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.41% +21.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £369 £416 £225
90th Percentile £553 £548 £486
England median daily rate £328 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -24.28% +1.76% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

SCOrch is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5775 5338 4055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.14% 11.94% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4287 3593 2810
London median daily rate £520 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 59 67
London median hourly rate £25.19 £18.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.92% +1.41% -3.40%
10th Percentile £11.94 £13.00 £12.65
90th Percentile £165.00 £47.94 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

SCOrch
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SCOrch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SCOrch in London

SCOrch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SCOrch in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SCOrch in London

SCOrch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SCOrch in London over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SCOrch in London

SCOrch
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SCOrch within the London region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +2 8 £463 -2.63%
SCOrch
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for SCOrch.

1 14 (93.33%) SCOM
2 12 (80.00%) SCCM
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) vMotion
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (33.33%) SCSM
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) IIS
6 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) SSL
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard
6 5 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) XenApp
8 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop

SCOrch
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Support
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) E-Discovery
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Runbook
4 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) VCP6
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) XenApp
1 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (13.33%) DFS Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) Xen
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) SCOM
2 12 (80.00%) SCCM
3 5 (33.33%) SCSM
3 5 (33.33%) vMotion
4 2 (13.33%) XenMobile
5 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Citrix
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) AppSense
5 2 (13.33%) BMC
5 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds