Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 598 583 597
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 -28
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 28 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.062% 0.037% 0.062%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.43% 0.30% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 13
London median daily rate £425 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +21.88% -4.48%
10th Percentile £319 £375 £265
90th Percentile £631 £575 £495
England median daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
London median hourly rate - - £19.00
England median hourly rate - £19.00 £19.00

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 6,556 5,256 5,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.40% 12.20% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,838 3,765 3,685
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 40 33
London median hourly rate £22.00 £26.05 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +37.12% -5.00%
10th Percentile £14.80 £12.45 £14.56
90th Percentile £51.97 £50.52 £40.45
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -20.45% +7.32%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018. 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 -20 9 £425 -18.07%
SCOrch
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SCOrch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for SCOrch.

1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) SCCM
3 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
4 16 (57.14%) SCOM
4 16 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (53.57%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
8 10 (35.71%) Citrix
8 10 (35.71%) XenApp
8 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
9 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
10 8 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
11 7 (25.00%) XenMobile
11 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
11 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
11 7 (25.00%) Ivanti
11 7 (25.00%) Degree
11 7 (25.00%) SQL
12 6 (21.43%) Web Services
12 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (21.43%) Compliance Audit
12 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring

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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) IaaS
3 3 (10.71%) Office 365
4 2 (7.14%) PaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) Skype
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.57%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (3.57%) HDInsight
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) Power BI
5 1 (3.57%) Redis
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Hudson
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Local Government
2 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Citrix Specialist
1 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Specialist
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Supervisor
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) CMDB
3 3 (10.71%) Private Cloud
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.57%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) VMS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
2 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 6 (21.43%) Compliance Audit
3 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 6 (21.43%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (17.86%) Data Protection
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Runbook
5 4 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Server Management
5 4 (14.29%) Storage Management
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) ITSM
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) VBA
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) VCP6
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (35.71%) XenApp
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (7.14%) DFS Replication
8 2 (7.14%) Docker
8 2 (7.14%) VMware NSX
9 1 (3.57%) LXC
Systems Management
1 21 (75.00%) SCCM
2 16 (57.14%) SCOM
3 7 (25.00%) XenMobile
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (10.71%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (10.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (7.14%) Ansible
6 2 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
6 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (7.14%) Puppet
6 2 (7.14%) SafeCom
6 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
6 2 (7.14%) vRealize
6 2 (7.14%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (3.57%) Mesos
7 1 (3.57%) Perfmon
7 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
1 15 (53.57%) VMware
2 10 (35.71%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) Ivanti
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) Symantec
6 3 (10.71%) BMC
6 3 (10.71%) Remedy
7 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
7 2 (7.14%) EMC
7 2 (7.14%) McAfee
7 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) Brocade
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco
8 1 (3.57%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) Xamarin