The table below looks at the statistics for Systems Management Server (SMS) skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Management Server (SMS) over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS)
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.52% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 7.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £455 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £375 £264
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +42.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+110.00% +92.72%
Systems Management Server (SMS)
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 41 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.82% 7.08% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 8
Average daily rate £425 £296 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.58% -8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £334 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.41% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Management Server (SMS) across the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Server (SMS) Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS).

1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Systems Management Server (SMS)
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Systems Management Server (SMS) 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 Systems Management Server (SMS). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft