Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 599 579 577
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 -17
Contract jobs citing SCOrch 19 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.040% 0.051% 0.041%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.43% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 14
London median daily rate £463 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +35.71% -16.42%
10th Percentile £283 £420 £185
90th Percentile £575 £578 £490
England median daily rate £400 £445 £375
% change year-on-year -10.11% +18.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £22.34 -
England median hourly rate - £22.34 -

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 5,914 4,859 4,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.60% 11.76% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,445 3,341 2,896
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £285
90th Percentile £650 £625 £605
England median daily rate £495 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 68 62
London median hourly rate £24.92 £22.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.16% -0.37% +23.29%
10th Percentile £11.81 £14.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £67.50 £47.00 £52.38
England median hourly rate £17.32 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.41% - +1.81%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -26 7 £463 +2.78%
SCOrch
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) SCOM
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) SCCM
3 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
4 9 (47.37%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) ITIL
5 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) Change Management
7 5 (26.32%) Clustering
7 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (26.32%) HP
7 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
8 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
9 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
9 3 (15.79%) C#
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) DNS
9 3 (15.79%) Citrix
9 3 (15.79%) XenApp
9 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
9 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Blockchain
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Build Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
3 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.53%) E-Discovery
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Server Building
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.26%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Runbook
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) VCP6
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (15.79%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.53%) DFS Replication
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) Xen
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (73.68%) SCOM
2 11 (57.89%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (10.53%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
3 2 (10.53%) XenMobile
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.79%) Twitter
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Ivanti